12. Multispectral Imaging for Biometrics

  1. Andreas Koschan and
  2. Mongi A. Abidi

Published Online: 27 JUN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470230367.ch12

Digital Color Image Processing

Digital Color Image Processing

How to Cite

Koschan, A. and Abidi, M. A. (2008) Multispectral Imaging for Biometrics, in Digital Color Image Processing, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470230367.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JUN 2007
  2. Published Print: 4 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470147085

Online ISBN: 9780470230367



  • multispectral imaging;
  • biometrics;
  • face recognition;
  • infrared images;
  • image fusion


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What is a Multispectral Image?

  • Multispectral Image Acquisition

  • Fusion of Visible and Infrared Images for Face Recognition

  • Multispectral Image Fusion in the Visible Spectrum for Face Recognition

  • References