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Forensic latent fingerprint preprocessing assessment:



Paul Lee, Haiying Guan, Andrew Dienstfrey, Mary Theofanos, Brian Stanton, Matthew T Schwarz
- NIST IR 8215
Report Number
NIST IR 8215


Lee, P. , Guan, H. , Dienstfrey, A. , Theofanos, M. , Stanton, B. and Schwarz, M. (2018), Forensic latent fingerprint preprocessing assessment:, , National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed June 25, 2024)


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Created June 1, 2018, Updated May 20, 2023