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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 8 — Apr. 16, 2007
  • pp: 4804–4813

A dual Fourier-wavelet domain authentication-identification watermark

Farid Ahmed  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 8, pp. 4804-4813 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.004804


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Abstract

A dual Fourier-Wavelet domain watermarking technique for authentication and identity verification is proposed. Discrete wavelet transform (DWT) domain spread spectrum is used for embedding identity (such as registration number, transaction ID etc.) information. While a blind detector detects an ID, it is important to validate with other ancillary data. To satisfy that requirement, we embed a robust signature and hide it in a mid-band wavelet subband using Fourier domain bit-embedding algorithm. Results are furnished to show the compression tolerance of the method.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(070.4550) Fourier optics and signal processing : Correlators
(100.7410) Image processing : Wavelets

ToC Category:
Fourier Optics and Optical Signal Processing

History
Original Manuscript: January 2, 2007
Revised Manuscript: March 12, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: March 13, 2007
Published: April 5, 2007

Citation
Farid Ahmed, "A dual Fourier-wavelet domain authentication-identification watermark," Opt. Express 15, 4804-4813 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-8-4804


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