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The ‘mother’ of all biometrics

Ravi Das An overview into retinal recognition The interest of using the retina as means for verification and/or identification goes back all the way to the...

Face verification robustness & camera-subject distance

After the international standardisation working group responsible for machine-readable travel documents (ISO/IEC JTC1/SC17/WG3) raised the question whether magnification distortion of facial images affected the...

The march of the mobile

The financial services industry is increasingly showing an interest in biometrics. Apple Pay and iTouch have taken biometrics to the mass market, followed by leading...

Multibiometrics

Today’s dramatic advances in biometric technologies open the way to unprecedented opportunities in the field of border control. On-the-fly, non-intrusive systems enable fast, yet...

Emergency travel documents

As security features for travel documents, MRTDs and especially e‑Passports are nowadays much more difficult to counterfeit, fraudsters are increasingly seeking out weaker points...

Near-infrared active personalisation

Modern polycarbonate identity documents have been approved in many countries due to the material’s exceptional mechanical and optical properties and fraud resistance. The manufacturers...