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User's guide to NIST biometric image software (NBIS):



Craig I Watson, Michael D Garris, Elham Tabassi, Charles L Wilson, R Michael McCabe, Stanley Janet, Kenneth Ko
- NIST IR 7392
Report Number
NIST IR 7392


Watson, C. , Garris, M. , Tabassi, E. , Wilson, C. , McCabe, R. , Janet, S. and Ko, K. (2007), User's guide to NIST biometric image software (NBIS):, , National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed May 21, 2024)


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Created January 1, 2007, Updated May 20, 2023