Biometric Technology: Authentication, Biocryptography, and Cloud-Based Architecture

An Introduction to Biometrics Our Unique Features: Physiological and Behavioral How Our Unique Features Can Positively Identify Us: The World of Biometrics A Formal Definition of Biometrics What Is Recognition? Physiological and Behavioral Biometrics What the Future Holds The Granular Components of Recognition Defining the Biometric Template The Mathematical Files of the Biometric Templates Understanding Some of the Myths Behind Biometrics Understanding the Differences of Verification and Enrollment Templates Summary of Points Covered The Biometric Process Illustrated For the CIO: What Biometric System to Procure? For the CIO: Important KPIs to Be Examined Looking beyond the KPI U.S. Federal Government Biometric Metrics and KPI Biometric Data Interchange Formats Common Biometric Exchange Format Framework Biometric Technical Interface Standards U.S. Federal Government Biometric Testing Standards A Review of Biometric Sensors Optical Scanners Solid-State Sensors Ultrasound Sensors Temperature Differential Sensors Multispectral Imaging Sensors Touchless Fingerprint Sensors CCD Cameras 3-D Sensors/Review of Biometric Sensors in Use The Disadvantages of Sensors Typical Biometric Market Segments Logical Access Control Physical Access Control Time and Attendance Law Enforcement Surveillance Review of Chapter 1 A Review of the Present and Future Biometric Technologies The Biometric Technologies of Today: Physical and Behavioral Differences between Physical Biometrics and Behavioral Biometrics Which One to Use: Physical or Behavioral Biometrics? Fingerprint Recognition The Unique Features The Process of Fingerprint Recognition Fingerprint Recognition Quality Control Checks Methods of Fingerprint Collection The Matching Algorithm Fingerprint Recognition: Advantages and Disadvantages Market Applications of Fingerprint Recognition Hand Geometry Recognition Hand Geometry Recognition: Enrollment Process Hand Geometry Recognition: Advantages and Disadvantages Vein Pattern Recognition Components of Vein Pattern Recognition How Vein Pattern Recognition Works Vein Pattern Recognition: Advantages and Disadvantages Palm Print Recognition How Palm Print Recognition Works Palm Print Recognition: Advantages and Disadvantages Facial Recognition Facial Recognition: How It Works Defining the Effectiveness of a Facial Recognition System Techniques of Facial Recognition Facial Recognition: Advantages and Disadvantages Applications of Facial Recognition The Eye: The Iris and the Retina The Iris The Physiological Structure of the Iris Iris Recognition: How It Works The Market Applications of Iris Recognition Iris Recognition: Advantages and Disadvantages The Retina The Physiology of the Retina The Process of Retinal Recognition Retinal Recognition: Advantages and Disadvantages Voice Recognition Voice Recognition: How It Works Factors Affecting Voice Recognition Voice Recognition: Advantages