Biometric Systems SS 2022

Biometric Systems SS 2022

FBI 41.5028

This lecture covers the following topics:

  • Biometric performance
  • Fingerprint recognition
  • Face recognition
  • Iris recognition
  • Multimodal biometrics
  • Biometric sample quality
  • ePassport and biometrics
  • Privacy enhancing technologies
  • Security of biometric systems

For further information, the syllabus document, and the slides visit:


The grade for this lecture consist of a seminar term paper (70%) and a written examination (30%). The term paper is compulsory!
For a complete list with seminar topics, please refer to the syllabus document.

The research conducted in this course is by default an individual project.
The first come, first serve rule applies.

Important Dates

  • March 31, topic proposed
  • April 19, lecture start
  • April 19, seminar introduction
  • April 26, latest topic selection (Doodle)
  • May 31, term paper draft submission (EasyChair)
  • June 07, Exam
  • June 10, review submission (EasyChair)
  • June 15, term paper final submission (EasyChair)
  • June 21, submission presentation slides (EasyChair)

Teaching Assistants

Lazaro Janier Gonzalez-Soler

Daile Osorio-Roig