Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools

Navigation

You are here: Home / Download / flyer-eabciter-final-update-2015-09-28.pdf

flyer-eabciter-final-update-2015-09-28.pdf

PDF document icon flyer-eabciter-final-update-2015-09-28.pdf — PDF document, 4.28 MB (4490262 bytes)

What is biometrics?
Biometrics is the science of measuring and analyzing biological characteristics of humans for authentication purposes. Offering a more convenient way to identify an individual than passwords or badges, biometric security systems such as e-passports are becoming increasingly common.
While research on biometrics focuses on the recognition aspect and strives to make progress in:
it also takes other related matters in hand, such as:
  • soft biometrics (eye color, height, tattoos, etc.),
  • age or gender estimation from biometric samples,
  • facial expression recognition,
  • spoofing and anti-spoofing,
  • encryption of biometric data and template protection.
This is themeComment