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Advanced Signal Processing and Pattern Recognition Methods for Biometrics

  1. Research Article

    A Novel Retinal Identification System

    This paper presents a novel biometric identification system with high performance based on the features obtained from human retinal images. This system is composed of three principal modules including blood ve...

    Hadi Farzin, Hamid Abrishami-Moghaddam and Mohammad-Shahram Moin

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2008 2008:280635

    Published on: 9 April 2008

  2. Research Article

    Human Gait Recognition Based on Multiview Gait Sequences

    Most of the existing gait recognition methods rely on a single view, usually the side view, of the walking person. This paper investigates the case in which several views are available for gait recognition. It...

    Xiaxi Huang and Nikolaos V. Boulgouris

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2008 2008:629102

    Published on: 17 February 2008

  3. Research Article

    Unobtrusive Multimodal Biometric Authentication: The HUMABIO Project Concept

    Human Monitoring and Authentication using Biodynamic Indicators and Behavioural Analysis (HUMABIO) (2007) is an EU Specific Targeted Research Project (STREP) where new types of biometrics are combined with sta...

    Ioannis G. Damousis, Dimitrios Tzovaras and Evangelos Bekiaris

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2008 2008:265767

    Published on: 20 January 2008

  4. Research Article

    Biometric Methods for Secure Communications in Body Sensor Networks: Resource-Efficient Key Management and Signal-Level Data Scrambling

    As electronic communications become more prevalent, mobile and universal, the threats of data compromises also accordingly loom larger. In the context of a body sensor network (BSN), which permits pervasive mo...

    Francis Minhthang Bui and Dimitrios Hatzinakos

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2007 2008:529879

    Published on: 27 December 2007

  5. Research Article

    Person-Independent Head Pose Estimation Using Biased Manifold Embedding

    Head pose estimation has been an integral problem in the study of face recognition systems and human-computer interfaces, as part of biometric applications. A fine estimate of the head pose angle is necessary ...

    Vineeth Nallure Balasubramanian, Sreekar Krishna and Sethuraman Panchanathan

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2007 2008:283540

    Published on: 11 December 2007

  6. Research Article

    A Full-Body Layered Deformable Model for Automatic Model-Based Gait Recognition

    This paper proposes a full-body layered deformable model (LDM) inspired by manually labeled silhouettes for automatic model-based gait recognition from part-level gait dynamics in monocular video sequences. Th...

    Haiping Lu, Konstantinos N. Plataniotis and Anastasios N. Venetsanopoulos

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2007 2008:261317

    Published on: 14 November 2007

  7. Research Article

    A Study on Iris Localization and Recognition on Mobile Phones

    A new iris recognition method for mobile phones based on corneal specular reflections (SRs) is discussed. We present the following three novelties over previous research. First, in case of user with glasses, m...

    Kang Ryoung Park, Hyun-Ae Park, Byung Jun Kang, Eui Chul Lee and Dae Sik Jeong

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2007 2008:281943

    Published on: 16 October 2007

  8. Research Article

    Unobtrusive Biometric System Based on Electroencephalogram Analysis

    Features extracted from electroencephalogram (EEG) recordings have proved to be unique enough between subjects for biometric applications. We show here that biometry based on these recordings offers a novel wa...

    A. Riera, A. Soria-Frisch, M. Caparrini, C. Grau and G. Ruffini

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2007 2008:143728

    Published on: 8 October 2007

  9. Research Article

    Face Recognition Incorporating Ancillary Information

    Due to vast variations of extrinsic and intrinsic imaging conditions, face recognition remained to be a challenging computer vision problem even today. This is particularly true when the passive imaging approa...

    Sang-Ki Kim, Kar-Ann Toh and Sangyoun Lee

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2007 2008:312849

    Published on: 8 October 2007

  10. Research Article

    Analysis of Human Electrocardiogram for Biometric Recognition

    Security concerns increase as the technology for falsification advances. There are strong evidences that a difficult to falsify biometric trait, the human heartbeat, can be used for identity recognition. Exist...

    Yongjin Wang, Foteini Agrafioti, Dimitrios Hatzinakos and Konstantinos N. Plataniotis

    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2007 2008:148658

    Published on: 19 September 2007