This book examines the context, motivation and current status of biometric systems based on the palmprint, with a specific focus on touchless and less-constrained systems. It covers new technologies i ...
Biometrics is becoming increasingly common in establishments that require high security such as state security and financial sectors. Securing Biometrics Applications investigates and identifies key impacts of biometric security applications, while discovering opportunities and challenges presented by the biometric technologies available.
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 ...
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 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.
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 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.
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 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.