Biometric Systems – SS2018

Biometric Systems SS 2018

FBI 41.5028

This lecture covers the following topics:

  • Biometric performance
  • Fingerprint recognition
  • Face recognition
  • Iris recognition
  • Voice/Speaker 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

  • April 04th Lecture Starts at 8.30h in D19/110 at h_da, Schöfferstr. 10.
  • April 05th brief introduction to the seminar at 8.30h.
  • May 16th written exam.
  • June 13th, June 14th, and June 20th: Presentation of term papers in class.

Teaching Assistants (D19/2.01)

Dr. Marta Gomez-Barrero

Jascha Kolberg