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Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 282589, 9 pages
Measuring Biometric Sample Quality in terms of Biometric Feature Information in Iris Images
Department of Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1S 5B6
Received 5 February 2012; Revised 21 May 2012; Accepted 22 May 2012
Academic Editor: Weiyao Lin
Copyright © 2012 R. Youmaran and A. Adler. 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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