Handbook of Remote Biometrics: for Surveillance and Security / Edition 1

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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. Features: Starts with a thorough introductory chapter; Provides topics from a range of different perspectives offered by an international collection of leading researchers in the field; Contains selected expanded contributions from the 5th IAPR International Summer School for Advanced Studies on Biometrics for Secure Authentication; Investigates issues of iris recognition, gait recognition, and touchless fingerprint recognition, as well as various aspects of face recognition; Discusses multibiometric systems, and machine learning techniques; Examines biometrics ethics and policy; Presents international standards in biometrics, including those under preparation. This state-of-the-art volume is designed to help form and inform professionals, young researchers, and graduate students in advanced biometric technologies.

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Part I: Advances in Remote Biometrics Biometrics at a Distance: Issues, Challenges and Prospects
Stan Z. Li, Ben Schouten and Massimo Tistarelli Iris Recognition: Beyond One Meter
James R. Matey, Robert W. Ives and Lauren R. Kennell View Invariant Gait Recognition
Richard D. Seely, Michela Goffredo, John N. Carter and Mark S. Nixon Advanced Technologies for Touchless Fingerprint Recognition
Giuseppe Parziale and Yi Chen Face Recognition in Humans and Machines
Alice O’Toole and Massimo Tistarelli Face Recognition at a Distance: System Issues
Meng Ao, Dong Yi, Zhen Lei, Stan Z. Li Long Range Facial Image Acquisition and Quality
Terrance E. Boult and Walter Scheirer A Review of Video-based Face Recognition Algorithms
Rama Chellappa, Manuele Bicego, Pavan Turaga 3D Face Recognition: Technology and Applications
Berk Gökberk, Albert Ali Salah, Nese Alyüz and Lale Akarun Machine Learning Techniques for Biometrics
Francesca Odone, Massimiliano Pontil, and Alessandro Verri Multibiometric Systems: Overview, Case Studies and Open Issues
Arun Ross and Norman Poh Ethics and Policy of Biometrics
Emilio Mordini Part II: Selected Contributions from Students of the International Summer School on Biometrics Assessment of a Footstep Biometric Verification System
Rubén Vera Rodríguez, John S.D. Mason and Nicholas W.D. Evans Keystroke Dynamics-based Credential Hardening Systems
Nick Bartlow and Bojan Cukic Detection of Singularities in Fingerprint Images using Linear Phase Portraits
Surinder Ram, Horst Bischof and Josef Birchbauer Frequency-based Fingerprint Recognition
Gualberto Aguilar, GabrielSanchez, Karina Toscano and Hector Perez

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