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Compression Guidance for 1000 ppi Friction Ridge Imagery



Shahram Orandi, John M. Libert, John D. Grantham, Kenneth Ko, Stephen S. Wood, Frederick R. Byers, Bruce Bandini, Stephen G. Harvey, Michael D. Garris


This special publication provides guidance for compression of 1000 ppi friction ridge imagery as well as an interoperability pathway between legacy 500 ppi friction ridge imagery and new 1000 ppi friction ridge image data.
Special Publication (NIST SP) - 500-289
Report Number


500 ppi, 1000 ppi, friction ridge imagery, downsampling, fingerprint compression, transcoding


Orandi, S. , Libert, J. , Grantham, J. , Ko, K. , Wood, S. , Byers, F. , Bandini, B. , Harvey, S. and Garris, M. (2014), Compression Guidance for 1000 ppi Friction Ridge Imagery, Special Publication (NIST SP), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed May 26, 2024)


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Created February 24, 2014, Updated November 10, 2018