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Vein Pattern Recognition

A Privacy-Enhancing Biometric, 1st Edition

By Chuck Wilson

CRC Press

307 pages

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As one of the most promising biometric technologies, vein pattern recognition (VPR) is quickly taking root around the world and may soon dominate applications where people focus is key. Among the reasons for VPR�s growing acceptance and use: it is more accurate than many other biometric methods, it offers greater resistance to spoofing, it focuses

Table of Contents

Identity. Biometrics Modalities. Anatomy of Biometric Systems. Vein Pattern Recognition Modality. Vein Pattern Recognition Applications. Evaluation and Protection of Vein Pattern Recognition Systems. Plan Your Biometric System: A How-To Guide. Issues in Vein Pattern Recognition. Glossary. Index.

About the Author

Chuck Wilson has worked in the information technology (IT) industry for more than 30 years. He worked in the card processing industry for more than two decades, and has been researching and writing about smart cards and biometrics for ten years. Wilson spent 12 years with Electronic Data Systems (EDS) managing payment services and electronic benefits transfer (EBT) businesses. Mr. Wilson was Senior Vice President of CardSystems Solutions Inc., in Addison, Texas, where he led the development of emerging payment products. He was also Senior Director at Hitachi America where he headed up the Hitachi Security Solutions business in North America, focusing on biometrics and smart card solutions.

Today, Wilson manages and directs the Identity Verification business practice for ii2P, based in Southlake, Texas. In June 2001, Wilson?s first book, Get Smart, was published regarding the emergence of smart cards in the United States and their pivotal roles in electronic commerce.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS073000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Commerce
COM053000
COMPUTERS / Security / General
HIS027000
HISTORY / Military / General
TEC015000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Imaging Systems