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ISRN Machine Vision
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 161932, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/161932
Research Article

A New Scheme for the Polynomial Based Biometric Cryptosystems

Biometrics Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110 016, India

Received 29 September 2013; Accepted 5 December 2013; Published 22 April 2014

Academic Editors: M. Leo and N. A. Schmid

Copyright © 2014 Amioy Kumar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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