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Journal of Applied Mathematics
Volume 2014, Article ID 896938, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/896938
Research Article

Palm Print Edge Extraction Using Fractional Differential Algorithm

Computer Engineering School, Qingdao Technological University, Qingdao 266033, China

Received 22 January 2014; Accepted 10 March 2014; Published 10 April 2014

Academic Editor: Gongzhu Hu

Copyright © 2014 Chunmei Chi and Feng Gao. 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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