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22 September 2011

CSIR designs new fingerprint technique

South African researchers have developed a new fingerprint classification and recognition technique, the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) said.

South African researchers have developed a new fingerprint classification and recognition technique, the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) said.

"The technique is faster as it breaks down the overall database into smaller chunks to improve the performance of the fingerprint recognition system," the CSIR said.

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