Pawel Drozdowski

Pawel Drozdowski, M.Sc.

Position: Ph.D. Student
Office: D19 room 2.02
Email: pawel.drozdowski -at- {h-da | crisp-da}.de
Telephone: +49 6151 16 30087

Pawel Drozdowski received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) in 2014 and 2016, respectively. He subsequently became a Ph.D. student member of the da/sec group at National Research Center for Applied Cybersecurity ATHENE.

Research interests

  • Biometric and multi-biometric systems
  • Efficient biometric identification search/retrieval algorithms and datastructures
  • Privacy and template protection
  • Algorithmic bias and fairness

Current Offerings

Currently available bachelor/master thesis projects are listed on this page. If you have your own idea for a project related to my research interests, please contact me by e-mail.


Book Chapters
  • Benedikt-Alexander Mokroß, Pawel Drozdowski, Christian Rathgeb, Christoph Busch, „Efficient identification in large-scale vein recognition systems using spectral minutiae representations“, in Handbook of Vascular Biometrics, Springer, 2020.
Journal Articles
  • Pawel Drozdowski, Christian Rathgeb, Benedikt-Alexander Mokroß, Christoph Busch, „Multi-biometric Identification with Cascading Database Filtering“, in Transactions on Biometrics, Behavior, and Identity Science (TBIOM), 2020.
  • Pawel Drozdowski, Christian Rathgeb, Christoph Busch, „Computational Workload in Biometric Identification Systems: An Overview“, in IET Biometrics (open access), November 2019.
  • Pawel Drozdowski, Christian Rathgeb, Christoph Busch, „Bloom Filter-based Search Structures for Indexing and Retrieving Iris-Codes“, in IET Biometrics, May 2018.
Conference Papers
  • Master of Science in Engineering, „Efficient Biometric Identification in Large-scale Iris Databases“, Technical University of Denmark, June 2016.
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, „Multi-agent Programming in Jason“, Technical University of Denmark, June 2014.