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1. A 1D Spectral Image Validation/Verification Metric for Fingerprints
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7599
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 8/19/2009
Authors: John M Libert, John Donald Grantham, Shahram Orandi
Abstract: Image validation and verification are important functions in the acquisition of fingerprint images from live-scan devices and for assessing and maintaining the fidelity of fingerprint image databases. In addition to law enforcement, such databases ar ...

2. A Field Study of User Behavior and Perception in Smartcard Authentication
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 9/9/2011
Authors: Emile L. Morse, Celeste Lyn Paul, Aiping L Zhang, Yee-Yin Choong, Mary Frances Theofanos
Abstract: A field study of 24 participants over 10 weeks explored user behavior and perception in a smartcard authentication system. Ethnographic methods used to collect data included diaries, surveys, interviews, and field observations. We observed a number o ...

3. A Spectral Analytic Method for Fingerprint Image Sample Rate Estimation
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7968
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 2/25/2014
Authors: John M Libert, Shahram Orandi, John Donald Grantham, Michael D Garris
Abstract: This study examines the use of the NIST Spectral Image Validation and Verification (SIVV) metric for the application of detecting the sample rate of a given fingerprint digital image. SIVV operates by reducing an input image to a 1-dimensional po ...

4. ANSI/NIST-ITL 1-2011 Requirements and Conformance Test Assertions
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7806
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 9/16/2011
Authors: Christofer Justin McGinnis, Dylan James Yaga, Fernando L. (Fernando L.) Podio
Abstract: The current version of the ANSI/NIST-ITL standard "Data Format for the Interchange of Fingerprint, Facial & Other Biometric Information" is specified in two parts. Part 1, ANSI/NIST-ITL 1-2007, specifies the traditional format, and Part 2, ANSI/NIST ...

5. Advances in Biometric Standardisation ‹ Addressing Global Market Requirements for Biometric Standards
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 1/1/2013
Author: Fernando L. (Fernando L.) Podio
Abstract: The paper discusses the current status of biometric standards development activities, with a focus on international standards developments. Published standards, as well as standards under development or planned for the near future, are addressed. T ...

6. An Exploration of the Operational Ramifications of Lossless Compression of 1000 ppi Fingerprint Imagery
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7779
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 8/6/2012
Authors: Shahram Orandi, John M Libert, John Donald Grantham, Kenneth Ko, Stephen S Wood, Jin Chu Wu, Lindsay M. Petersen, Bruce Bandini
Abstract: This paper presents the findings of a study initially conducted to measure the operational impact of JPEG 2000 lossy compression on 1000 ppi fingerprint imagery at various levels of compression, but later expanded to include lossless compression. Los ...

7. BioCTS 2012: Advanced Conformance Test Architectures and Test Suites for Biometric Data Interchange Formats and Biometric Information Records
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7877
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 9/14/2012
Authors: Fernando L. (Fernando L.) Podio, Dylan James Yaga, Christofer Justin McGinnis
Abstract: The Computer Security Division of NIST/ITL supports the development of biometric conformance testing methodology standards and other conformity assessment efforts through active technical participation in the development of these standards and the as ...

8. Biometric Data Specification for Personal Identity Verification
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-76-1
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 1/17/2007
Authors: Charles L. Wilson, Patrick J Grother, Ramaswamy Chandramouli
Abstract: [Superseded by SP 800-76-2 (July 2013):] This document, Special Publication 800-76, is a companion document to FIPS 201, Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and ...

9. Biometric Identity Assurance Services
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 12/19/2013
Author: Kevin C Mangold

10. Biometric Specifications for Personal Identity Verification
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-76-2
Topic: Biometrics
Published: 7/11/2013
Authors: Patrick J Grother, Wayne J Salamon, Ramaswamy Chandramouli
Abstract: Homeland Security Presidential Directive HSPD-12, Policy for a Common Identification Standard for Federal Employees and Contractors [HSPD-12], called for new standards to be adopted governing interoperable use of identity credentials to allow physica ...

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