Multibiometrics

A biometric system which relies only on a single biometric identifier in making a personal identification is often not able to meet the desired performance requirements. Identification based on multiple biometrics represents an emerging trend. A multimodal biometric system is introduced, which integrates face recognition, fingerprint verification, and speaker verification in making a personal identification. This system takes advantage of the capabilities of each individual biometric. It can be used to overcome some of the limitations of a single biometrics. Preliminary experimental results demonstrate that the identity established by such an integrated system is more reliable than the identity established by a face recognition system, a fingerprint verification system, and a speaker verification system

ee also

*Fingerprint
*Fingerprint Verification Competition
*Biometrics
*Biometric passport
*Biometric word list
*British biometric national identity card
*Facial recognition system
*Physical anthropology
*Three-dimensional face recognition

Further reading

* Sanderson, C. (2008). Biometric Person Recognition: Face, Speech and Fusion. VDM Verlag. ISBN 978-3-639-02769-3.


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