Written for researchers, advanced students and practitioners to use as a handbook, this volume captures the very latest state-of-the-art research contributions from leading international researchers in the field.
This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th Chinese Conference on Biometric Recognition, CCBR 2014, held in Shenyang, China, in November 2014. The 60 revised full papers presented were c ...
This book brings together aspects of statistics and machine learning to provide a comprehensive guide to evaluating, interpreting and understanding biometric data. The evaluation techniques are presented rigorously and are accompanied by intuitive explanations.
This exploration of the issues surrounding the use of biometrics in an increasingly interconnected world moves the debate on into the new and burgeoning world of cloud computing, federated ID, and the use of personal devices for business and civic purposes.
This unique reference offers a statistical methodology for practitioners and testers of biometric authentication systems, supplying rigorous statistical methods for evaluation which can be extended and generalized for a wide range of applications and tests.
This professional book discusses privacy as multi-dimensional, and then pulls forward the economics of privacy in the first few chapters. It combines both technical and economic aspects, presented from the perspective of the identified individual.
Biometrics has moved from using fingerprints to using many methods of assessing human physical and behavioral traits. This guide introduces a new performance evaluation framework designed to offer full coverage of performance evaluation of biometric systems.
This book considers biometric technology in all its broad aspects, integrating the concept seamlessly into mainstream IT while discussing legal, political and societal factors, including the cultural attitudes and the societal impact of identity management.
This comprehensive and innovative handbook covers aspects of biometrics from the perspective of recognizing individuals at a distance, in motion, and under a surveillance scenario. The varied contributions offer the reader a multi-view approach to the topic.
This book provides a timely and unique survey of next-generation social computational methodologies. The text explains the fundamentals of this field, and describes state-of-the-art methods for inferr ...