The lecture held by Dr. Andreas Wolf (from the Bundesdruckerei) He will give a broad overview of biometric processes and applications. He will also address the current issues with ePassports and new electronic identity cards.
The course aims to include:
General structure of biometric systems
Features of biometric modalities
IT security and risk assessment
Errors in biometric processes
Facial and iris recognition
Speaker recognition and other modalities
Next to the theoretical foundations of biometric modalities, the students are to develop the ability to assess the applicability of biometrics in various scenarios.