Biometric-Based Physical and Cybersecurity Systems

  • Mohammad S. Obaidat
  • Issa Traore
  • Isaac Woungang

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Issa Traore, Mohammad S. Obaidat, Isaac Woungang
    Pages 1-10
  3. Advances in Legacy Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 11-11
    2. Rupa Patel, Soodamani Ramalingam
      Pages 13-36
    3. Josef Hájek, Martin Drahanský
      Pages 37-102
    4. Michal Dvořák, Martin Drahanský
      Pages 103-123
    5. Soodamani Ramalingam, Aruna Shenoy, Nguyen Trong Viet
      Pages 125-162
  4. Emerging Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Mohammad S. Obaidat, P. Venkata Krishna, V. Saritha, Shubham Agarwal
      Pages 165-187
    3. Chi Lin, Mohammad S. Obaidat
      Pages 189-209
    4. Marcelo Luiz Brocardo, Issa Traore, Isaac Woungang
      Pages 211-232
    5. James Eric Mason, Issa Traore, Isaac Woungang
      Pages 233-253
    6. Sudeep Tanwar, Mohammad S. Obaidat, Sudhanshu Tyagi, Neeraj Kumar
      Pages 255-285
    7. Florian Gondesen, Matthias Marx, Dieter Gollmann
      Pages 287-318
  5. Hybrid Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 319-319
    2. P. Viswanatham, P. Venkata Krishna, V. Saritha, Mohammad S. Obaidat
      Pages 321-336
    3. Mohammad S. Obaidat, Tanmoy Maitra, Debasis Giri
      Pages 337-354
    4. Harin Sellahewa, Nasiru Ibrahim, Sherali Zeadally
      Pages 355-386
    5. Ahmed Awad, Yudong Liu
      Pages 387-399
    6. Aditya Nigam, Phalguni Gupta
      Pages 401-433
  6. Enabling Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 435-435
    2. Wei Lu, John Hancock, Benjamin Osowiecki, Aram Taft, Wei Li
      Pages 437-454
    3. Hisham Al-Assam, Waleed Hassan, Sherali Zeadally
      Pages 455-475
    4. Mohammad S. Obaidat, Soumya Prakash Rana, Tanmoy Maitra, Debasis Giri, Subrata Dutta
      Pages 477-509
  7. Technology and Society

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 511-511
    2. Mohammad S. Obaidat, Tanmoy Maitra, Debasis Giri
      Pages 513-533
    3. Sudeep Tanwar, Sudhanshu Tyagi, Neeraj Kumar, Mohammad S. Obaidat
      Pages 535-569
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 571-590

About this book


This book presents the latest developments in biometrics technologies and reports on new approaches, methods, findings, and technologies developed or being developed by the research community and the industry. The book focuses on introducing fundamental principles and concepts of key enabling technologies for biometric systems applied for both physical and cyber security. The authors disseminate recent research and developing efforts in this area, investigate related trends and challenges, and present case studies and examples such as fingerprint, face, iris, retina, keystroke dynamics, and voice applications . The authors also investigate the advances and future outcomes in research and development in biometric security systems. The book is applicable to students, instructors, researchers, industry practitioners, and related government agencies staff. Each chapter is accompanied by a set of PowerPoint slides for use by instructors.


behavioral biometrics continuous authentication hand geometry recognition face recognition fingerprint technologies gait biometrics cognitive biometrics ethical, legal and social implications of biometrics

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.ECE DepartmentNazrabayev UniversityAstanaKazakhstan
  2. 2.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringUniversity of Victoria – UVICVictoriaCanada
  3. 3.Department of Computer ScienceRyerson UniversityTorontoCanada

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