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Automatic comparison of striation information on firearm bullets
Author(s): Fernando Puente Leon; Juergen Beyerer
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Paper Abstract

This paper deals with an important task within forensic science - the automatic comparison of bullets for the purpose of firearm identification. Bullets bear groove- shaped marks that can be though of as a kind of 'fingerprint' of the firearm on their circumferential surface. To accomplish the comparison task, mainly the fine grooves on the bullet surface are of interests.

Paper Details

Date Published: 26 August 1999
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 3837, Intelligent Robots and Computer Vision XVIII: Algorithms, Techniques, and Active Vision, (26 August 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.360306
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Fernando Puente Leon, Univ. Karlsruhe (Germany)
Juergen Beyerer, Hottinger Systems GmbH (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3837:
Intelligent Robots and Computer Vision XVIII: Algorithms, Techniques, and Active Vision
David P. Casasent, Editor(s)

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