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Publications


Joern Schrieber, Dominic Schuhmacher, and Carsten Gottschlich,
"DOTmark - A Benchmark for Discrete Optimal Transport",
IEEE Access, vol 5, 271-282, Feb. 2017.
https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2639065


Carsten Gottschlich, Benjamin Tams, and Stephan Huckemann,

"Perfect Fingerprint Orientation Fields by Locally Adaptive Global Models",

IET Biometrics, vol. 6, no.3, pp. 183-190, May 2017.

dx.doi.org/10.1049/iet-bmt.2016.0087

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Duy Hoang Thai and Carsten Gottschlich,
"Global Variational Method for Fingerprint Segmentation by Three-part Decomposition",

IET Biometrics, vol. 5, no. 2, pp 120-130, Jun. 2016.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/iet-bmt.2015.0010

(PDF at ResearchGate)

Matlab implementation of the G3PD method:
dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.1418020


Duy Hoang Thai, Stephan Huckemann, and Carsten Gottschlich,

"Filter Design and Performance Evaluation for Fingerprint Image Segmentation",

PLoS ONE, vol. 11, no. 5, pp. e0154160, May 2016.

dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0154160

Benchmark for Fingerprint Segmentation Performance Evaluation:

dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.1294209

Matlab implementation of the FDB method:

dx.doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.1294210


Duy Hoang Thai and Carsten Gottschlich,

"Directional Global Three-part Image Decomposition",

EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, vol. 2016, no. 12, pp. 1-20, Mar. 2016.

dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13640-016-0110-0

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Carsten Gottschlich,

"Convolution Comparison Pattern: An Efficient Local Image Descriptor for Fingerprint Liveness Detection"

PLoS ONE, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. e0148552, Feb. 2016.

dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0148552

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Carsten Gottschlich, Anna Mikaelyan, Martin Aastrup Olsen, Josef Bigun, and Christoph Busch,

"Improving Fingerprint Alteration Detection",

Proc. ISPA 2015,  Zagreb, Croatia, pp. 83-86, Sep. 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISPA.2015.7306037

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Christina Imdahl, Stephan Huckemann, and Carsten Gottschlich,

"Towards Generating Realistic Synthetic Fingerprint Images",

Proc. ISPA 2015,  Zagreb, Croatia, pp. 78-82, Sep. 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISPA.2015.7306036

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Carsten Gottschlich,
"Skilled Impostor Attacks Against Fingerprint Verification Systems And Its Remedy", submitted.

Preprint at arXiv.org:

arxiv.org/abs/1503.04729


Benjamin Eltzner, Carina Wollnik, Carsten Gottschlich, Stephan Huckemann, and Florian Rehfeldt,

"The Filament Sensor for Near Real-Time Detection of Cytoskeletal Fiber Structures",

PLoS ONE, vol. 10, no. 5, pp. e0126346, May 2015.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0126346

Download of Java implementation and benchmark:

http://www.stochastik.math.uni-goettinge​n.de/SFB755_B8


Benjamin Tams, Preda Mihailescu and Axel Munk,
"Security Considerations in Minutiae-based Fuzzy Vaults",
IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 985-998, May 2015.
dx.doi.org/10.1109/TIFS.2015.2392559


Lars Oehlmann, Stephan Huckemann, and Carsten Gottschlich,

"Performance Evaluation of Fingerprint Orientation Field Reconstruction Methods",

Proc. IWBF, Gjovik, Norway, pp. 1-6, Mar. 2015.

dx.doi.org/10.1109/IWBF.2015.7110237

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Carsten Gottschlich and Stephan Huckemann,

"Separating the Real From the Synthetic: Minutiae Histograms as Fingerprints of Fingerprints",

IET Biometrics, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 291-301, Dec. 2014.

dx.doi.org/10.1049/iet-bmt.2013.0065

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Carsten Gottschlich and Dominic Schuhmacher,

"The Shortlist Method for Fast Computation of the Earth Mover's Distance and Finding Optimal Solutions to Transportation Problems",

PLOS ONE 9(10): e110214, Oct. 2014.

dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0110214

Benchmark dataset:

dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.k30sg

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Carsten Gottschlich, Emanuela Marasco, Allen Y. Yang, and Bojan Cukic,

"Fingerprint Liveness Detection based on Histograms of Invariant Gradients",

Proc. IJCB, Clearwater, FL, USA, pp. 1-7, Sep. 2014.

dx.doi.org/10.1109/BTAS.2014.6996224

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Johannes Merkle and Benjamin Tams,

"Security of the Improved Fuzzy Vault Scheme in the Presence of Record Multiplicity",

in preparation.

Supplement:

pra.zip - Result of experiments


Benjamin Tams,

"Absolute Fingerprint Pre-Alignment in Minutiae-Based Cryptosystems",

in Proc. BIOSIG, 2013, ser LNI, vol 212, pp. 75-86.

Supplement:

TARP - A program for estimating a fingerprint's directed reference point


Benjamin Tams,

"Attacks and Countermeasures in Fingerprint Based Biometric Cryptosystems",

submitted.

Preprint at arXiv.org:

arxiv.org/abs/1304.7386

Supplement:

THIMBLE


Carsten Gottschlich and Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb,

"Oriented Diffusion Filtering for Enhancing Low-quality Fingerprint Images",

IET Biometrics, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 105-113, Jun. 2012.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/iet-bmt.2012.0003

(PDF at ResearchGate)


Supplement:


OrientedDiffusion.zip

Carsten Gottschlich,

"Curved-Regions-Based Ridge Frequency Estimation and Curved Gabor Filters for Fingerprint Image Enhancement",

IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 2220-2227, Apr. 2012.

dx.doi.org/10.1109/TIP.2011.2170696

Preprint at arXiv.org:

arxiv.org/abs/1104.4298


Carsten Gottschlich, Thomas Hotz, Robert Lorenz, Stefanie Bernhardt, Michael Hantschel and Axel Munk,
"Modeling the Growth of Fingerprints Improves Matching for Adolescents",

IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, vol.6, no. 3, pp. 1165-1169, Sep. 2011.

dx.doi.org/10.1109/TIFS.2011.2143406

Preprint at arXiv.org:

arxiv.org/abs/1008.1150


Thomas Hotz, Carsten Gottschlich, Robert Lorenz, Stefanie Bernhardt, Michael Hantschel and Axel Munk,
"Statistical Analyses of Fingerprint Growth", Proc. BIOSIG, Darmstadt, Germany, pp. 11-19, Sep. 2011.


Stephan Huckemann, Thomas Hotz and Axel Munk,

"Intrinsic MANOVA for Riemannian Manifolds with an Application to Kendall’s Space of Planar Shapes",

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 32, no. 4, pp. 593-603, Apr. 2010.


Carsten Gottschlich,

"Fingerprint Growth Prediction, Image Preprocessing and Multi-level Judgment Aggregation",

Ph.D. thesis, University of Göttingen, 2010.

resolver.sub.uni-goettingen.de/purl/


Carsten Gottschlich, Preda Mihailescu and Axel Munk,

"Robust Orientation Field Estimation and Extrapolation Using Semilocal Line Sensors",

IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 802-811, Dec. 2009.

dx.doi.org/10.1109/TIFS.2009.2033219

 


Preprint:


LineSensorPreprint.pdf

Supplement:

Marked orientations for 60 images from FVC2004 and the estimated orientations by the line-sensor based method.


FVC2004MarkedAndEstimatedOrientations.zip

Preda Mihailescu, Axel Munk and Benjamin Tams,
"The Fuzzy Vault for Fingerprints is Vulnerable to Brute Force Attack",
Proceedings of the CAST Workshop BIOSIG, Darmstadt, September 17-18, 2009.

Thomas Hotz,
"Intrinsic Coordinates for Fingerprints based on their Longitudinal Axis",
Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Image and Signal Processing and Analysis (ISPA), Salzburg, September 16-18, pp. 500-504, 2009.

Carsten Gottschlich, Preda Mihailescu, and Axel Munk
"Robust Orientation Field Estimation in Fingerprint Images with Broken Ridge Lines",
Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Image and Signal Processing and Analysis (ISPA), Salzburg, September 16-18, pp. 529-533, 2009.

Stephan Huckemann, Thomas Hotz and Axel Munk,

"Global Models for the Orientation Field of Fingerprints: An Approach Based on Quadratic Differentials",

IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, vol. 30, no. 9, pp. 1507-1519, Sep. 2008.


Krzysztof Mieloch,

"Hierarchically linked extended features for fingerprint processing",
Ph.D. thesis, University of Göttingen, 2008.

resolver.sub.uni-goettingen.de/purl/

Krzysztof Mieloch, Axel Munk and Preda Mihailescu,
"Hierarchically linked extended features in fingerprints",
Proceedings of the 6th Biometrics Symposium 2008 (BSYM), pp. 47-52, 2008.

Thomas Hotz,
"Modelling and Analysing Orientation Fields of Fingerprints",
Ph.D. thesis, University of Göttingen, 2007.

resolver.sub.uni-goettingen.de/purl/

Preda Mihailescu, Krzysztof Mieloch and Axel Munk,
"Fingerprint classification using entropy sensitive tracing",
Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2006, pp. 928-934, 2006.

Krzysztof Mieloch, Preda Mihailescu and Axel Munk,
"Dynamic threshold using polynomial surface regression with application to the binarisation of fingerprints",
Proceedings of SPIE, Biometric Technology for Human Identification II, 5779, pp. 94-104, 2005.


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