Advanced Topics In Biometrics Hardback
Edited by Haizhou Li, Liyuan Li, Kar-Ann Toh
Biometrics is the study of methods for uniquely recognizing humans based on one or more intrinsic physical or behavioral traits.
After decades of research activities, biometrics, as a recognized scientific discipline, has advanced considerably both in practical technology and theoretical discovery to meet the increasing need of biometric deployments.
In this book, the editors provide both a concise and accessible introduction to the field as well as a detailed coverage on the unique research problems with their solutions in a wide spectrum of biometrics research ranging from voice, face, fingerprint, iris, handwriting, human behavior to multimodal biometrics.
The contributions also present the pioneering efforts and state-of-the-art results, with special focus on practical issues concerning system development.
This book is a valuable reference for established researchers and it also gives an excellent introduction for beginners to understand the challenges.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 516 pages
- Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/07/2010
- Category: Pattern recognition
- ISBN: 9789814287845