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Anthony P Russo: Method and system for fingerprint template matching. Precise Biometrics, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis L, January 20, 2004: US06681034 (124 worldwide citation)

A method for matching templates and a system thereof. Each template includes a plurality of data chunks, each data chunk representing a minutia and comprising a location, a minutia angle and a neighborhood. The location is represented by two coordinates. In one embodiment, each coordinate and the mi ...


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Anthony P Russo: Method for combining fingerprint templates representing various sensed areas of a fingerprint to derive one fingerprint template representing the fingerprint. Veridicom, April 8, 2003: US06546122 (119 worldwide citation)

A method for combining two templates. A first template having a first minutia set and a second template having a second minutia set are provided. The first template is compared with the second template to obtain a matching minutia set. Registration parameters are calculated from the matching minutia ...


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Anthony P Russo: Method and system for biometric image assembly from multiple partial biometric frame scans. Atrua Technologies, Perkins Coie, March 27, 2007: US07197168 (116 worldwide citation)

Method and system for reconstructing seamless fingerprint image from set of image slices, or frames, from fingerprint swipe sensor. Robust normalized cross-correlation procedures are used for frame evaluation and image matching. Efficient use of device processing resources including memory by keepin ...


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Michael C Recchione, Anthony P Russo: Feedforward neural network system for the detection and characterization of sonar signals with characteristic spectrogram textures. AT&T, March 26, 1996: US05502688 (82 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method and system for characterizing the sounds of ocean captured by passive sonar listening devices. The present invention accomplishes this by first generating a spectrogram from the received sonar signal. The spectrogram is characterized in terms of textural featu ...


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Anthony P Russo, Lawrence O&apos Gorman: Automatic adjustment processing for sensor devices. Veridicom, Gibbons Del Deo Dolan Griffinger & Vecchione, December 11, 2001: US06330345 (78 worldwide citation)

A system and method for automatically determining a set of default settings (with respect to a blank image) so that a uniform and high contrast image results when, for example, a finger is present on a sensor device. A background noise image and other diagnostic data, such as non-functional areas, a ...


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Anthony P Russo, Mark J Howell: System and method for a miniature user input device. Atrua Technologies, Haverstock & Owens, January 6, 2009: US07474772 (63 worldwide citation)

A system and method of the present invention emulates electronic input devices such as a steering wheel, a mouse, a joystick, a navigation bar, a scroll wheel, and a pressure-sensitive button. The method comprises swiping a finger on a swipe sensor, calculating a difference between a first position ...


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Anthony P Russo, Lawrence O&apos Gorman: Method for imaging fingerprints and concealing latent fingerprints. Veridicom, March 18, 2003: US06535622 (53 worldwide citation)

A method of operating a personal verification system includes acquiring with a sensor a first image of a first biometric feature, removing background noise associated with the sensor from the image, and storing at least a portion of the first image. The method also includes acquiring with the sensor ...


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Mark J Howell, Anthony P Russo, Marcia Tsuchiya, Frank H Chen: System for and method of finger initiated actions. AuthenTec, Allen Dyer Doppelt Milbrath & Gilchrist P A, April 13, 2010: US07697729 (39 worldwide citation)

A device for and method of performing a task associated with fingerprint data is disclosed. The method comprises reading fingerprint data, matching the read fingerprint data to stored fingerprint data, the stored fingerprint data having an associated task, and performing the task. The associated tas ...


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Anthony P Russo: System for and method of determining pressure on a finger sensor. Atrua Technologies, Haverstock & Owens, October 9, 2007: US07280679 (32 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a system for and method of calculating pressure differences using a finger sensor. A finger sensor system in accordance with the present invention comprises a finger sensor for capturing first and second of sets of image data by contacting the finger sensor and means ...


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Hsueh Li J Yeh, Ericson W Cheng, Anthony P Russo: Automatic gain amplifier for biometric sensor device. Veridicom, February 11, 2003: US06518560 (31 worldwide citation)

An automatic gain amplifier is disclosed that dynamically improves the quality of scanned biometric information. According to one embodiment, an image distribution of the scanned biometric is generated. Next, areas of higher image distribution are identified. An iterative process of adjusting the ga ...