Behold the Power Of One

Biometrics Technology for Human Recognition Presented by Anil K Jain, PhD

This video was published in November of 2014 and is a baseline introduction to the topic of biometrics. It is reposed for the convenience of the WellAware1 team and out of great respect to Dr. Jain for his excellent presentation. “Anil K. Jain, Ph.D. recently spoke at a Noblis Technology Tuesdays Special Presentation entitled, “Biometrics: Technology for Human Recognition”.

Dr. Jain is a university distinguished professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Michigan State University. His research interests include pattern recognition, biometric authentication and computer vision. He served as the editor-in-chief of the IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (1991-1994). The holder of eight patents in the area of fingerprint matching and face recognition, he is the author of a number of books, including Introduction to Biometrics (2011), Handbook of Face Recognition (2011), Handbook of Fingerprint Recognition (2009), Handbook of Biometrics (2009), Handbook of Multibiometrics (2006), BIOMETRICS: Personal Identification in Networked Society (1999), and Algorithms for Clustering Data (1988).

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