Optical non-invasive latent fingerprint lifting

Shih Schön Lin, Konstantin M. Yemelyanov, Edward N. Pugh, Nader Engheta

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Most existing latent fingerprints lifting methods are invasive and often induce deleterious side effects. Based on the optical reflection and polarization we present a completely non-invasive method to lift latent fingerprints into good quality images.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557527970, 9781557527974
StatePublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2005Oct 21 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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