Biometrics Personal Identification in Networked Society

Biometrics: Personal Identification in Networked Society is a comprehensive and accessible source of state-of-the-art information on all existing and emerging biometrics: the science of automatically identifying individuals based on their physiological or behavior characteristics. In particular, the...

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Main Author: Jain, Anil K.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Bolle, Ruud (Editor), Pankanti, Sharath (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Boston, MA Springer US 1996, 1996
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Biometrics: Personal Identification in Networked Society is a comprehensive and accessible source of state-of-the-art information on all existing and emerging biometrics: the science of automatically identifying individuals based on their physiological or behavior characteristics. In particular, the book covers: *General principles and ideas of designing biometric-based systems and their underlying tradeoffs *Identification of important issues in the evaluation of biometrics-based systems *Integration of biometric cues, and the integration of biometrics with other existing technologies *Assessment of the capabilities and limitations of different biometrics *The comprehensive examination of biometric methods in commercial use and in research development *Exploration of some of the numerous privacy and security implications of biometrics. Also included are chapters on face and eye identification, speaker recognition, networking, and other timely technology-related issues. All chapters are written by leading internationally recognized experts from academia and industry. Biometrics: Personal Identification in Networked Society is an invaluable work for scientists, engineers, application developers, systems integrators, and others working in biometrics
Physical Description:X, 411 p online resource
ISBN:9780306470448