Though biometrics is widely being used in various applications, it still faces many challenges. This article aims: i) to present an overview of biometrics and latest progress, ii) to further understanding of general audiences and policy makers, and interdisciplinary research, iii) to complement earlier articles with updates on recent topics.

Akhtar Zahid, Hadid Abdenour, Nixon Mark, Tistarelli Massimo, Dugelay Jean-Luc, Marcel Sebastien

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A1 Journal article – refereed

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Biometrics, face recognition, fingerprint recognition, forensics, iris recognition, Privacy, Security


Full citation:
Z. Akhtar, A. Hadid, M. S. Nixon, M. Tistarelli, J. Dugelay and S. Marcel, “Biometrics: In Search of Identity and Security (Q & A),” in IEEE MultiMedia, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 22-35, July-Sept. 2018. doi: 10.1109/MMUL.2018.2873494


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