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41. The Challenge of Face Recognition From Digital Point-and-Shoot Cameras
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 6/25/2013
Authors: P Jonathon Phillips, J. R. Beveridge, David Bolme, Bruce A. Draper, G. H. Givens, Yui M. Lui, Hao Zhang, W T. Scruggs, Kevin W. Bowyer, Patrick J. Flynn, Su Lan Cheng
Abstract: Face recognition is appearing in personal and commercial products at an astonishing rate, yet reliable face recognition remains challenging. Users expect a lot; they want to snap pictures and have their friends, family and acquaintances recognized. T ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913139

42. A New Metric for Latent Fingerprint Image Preprocessing
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 6/24/2013
Authors: Mary Frances Theofanos, Andrew M Dienstfrey, Brian C Stanton, Haiying Guan
Abstract: Although fingerprint recognition is a well-studied area, forensic fingerprint preprocessing based on computational theory is still a relatively new domain in need of further scientific study and development of standards of best practice. Latent finge ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913695

43. Requirements and Conformance Test Assertions for ANSI/NIST-ITL 1-2011 Record Type 18 - DNA Record
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7933
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 6/21/2013
Authors: Fernando L Podio, Dylan James Yaga, Christofer Justin McGinnis
Abstract: The Computer Security Division (CSD) of NIST/ITL develops conformance test architectures (CTAs) and test suites (CTSs) to support users that require conformance to selected biometric standards. Product developers as well as testing laboratories c ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913465

44. Incorporating Biometric Software Development Kits into the Development Process
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7929
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 5/9/2013
Authors: Karen Marshall, Ross J Micheals, Kevin C Mangold, Kayee Kwong
Abstract: Biometric devices have emerged as pervasive and indispensable tools in facilitating security in many industries and governments worldwide,the use of these devices has consistently increased and advanced. However, advancement of the methodologies ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913482

45. Video-based Face Recognition via Joint Sparse Representation
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 4/26/2013
Authors: P Jonathon Phillips, Yi-Chen Chen, Vishal M Patel, Sumit Shekar, Rama Chellappa
Abstract: In video-based face recognition, a key challenge is in exploiting the extra information available in a video; e.g., face, body, and motion identity cues. In addition, different video sequences of the same subject may contain variations in resolution, ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913142

46. VASIR: An Open-Source Research Platform for Advanced Iris Recognition Technologies
Series: Journal of Research (NIST JRES)
Report Number: 118.011
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 4/22/2013
Authors: Yooyoung Lee, Ross J Micheals, James J Filliben, P Jonathon Phillips
Abstract: The performance of iris recognition systems is frequently affected by input image quality, which in turn is vulnerable to less-than-optimal conditions due to illuminations, environments, and subject characteristics (e.g., distance, movement, face ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=911667

47. Camera Recognition
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7921
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 3/26/2013
Authors: Michelle Potts Steves, Brian C Stanton, Mary Frances Theofanos, Dana E. Chisnell, Hannah Wald
Abstract: The Department of Homeland Security‰s (DHS) United States Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) program is a biometrically-enhanced identification system primarily situated at border points of entry such as airports and sea ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912352

48. Sensitivity Analysis for Biometric Systems: A Methodology Based on Orthogonal Experiment Designs
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 3/4/2013
Authors: Yooyoung Lee, James J Filliben, Ross J Micheals, P Jonathon Phillips
Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to introduce an effective and structured methodology for carrying out a biometric system sensitivity analysis. The goal of sensitivity analysis is to provide the researcher/developer with the insight and understanding of ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913127

49. Examination of Downsampling Strategies for Converting 1000 ppi Fingerprint Imagery to 500 ppi
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7839
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 1/22/2013
Authors: Shahram Orandi, John M Libert, John Donald Grantham, Lepley Margaret, Bruce Bandini, Kenneth Ko, Lindsay M. Petersen, Stephen S Wood, Stephen G. Harvey
Abstract: Currently the bulk of fingerprint data in operational is captured, processed and stored at 500 ppi using the WSQ compressed digital format. With the transition to 1000 ppi, some systems will unavoidably contain an overlap between 500 ppi and 1000 ppi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912779

50. Video-based Face Recognition via Joint Sparse Representation
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7906
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 1/2/2013
Authors: P Jonathon Phillips, Vishal M Patel, Yi-Chen Chen, Rama Chellappa
Abstract: In video-based face recognition, a key challenge is in exploiting the extra information available in a video. In addition, different video sequences of the same subject may contain variations in resolution, illumination, pose, and facial expressions. ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912729



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