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The Multiscenario Multienvironment BioSecure Multimodal Database (BMDB)

Ortega-Garcia, Javier, Fierrez, Julian, Alonso-Fernandez, Fernando, Galbally, Javier, Freire, Manuel R, Gonzalez-Rodriguez, Joaquin, Garcia-Mateo, Carmen, Alba-Castro, Jose-Luis, Gonzalez-Agulla, Elisardo, Otero-Muras, Enrique, and others. (2010) The Multiscenario Multienvironment BioSecure Multimodal Database (BMDB). IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 32 (6). pp. 1097-1111. ISSN 0162-8828. (doi:10.1109/TPAMI.2009.76) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:35718)

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A new multimodal biometric database designed and acquired within the framework of the European BioSecure Network of Excellence is presented. It is comprised of more than 600 individuals acquired simultaneously in three scenarios: 1 over the Internet, 2 in an office environment with desktop PC, and 3 in indoor/outdoor environments with mobile portable hardware. The three scenarios include a common part of audio/video data. Also, signature and fingerprint data have been acquired both with desktop PC and mobile portable hardware. Additionally, hand and iris data were acquired in the second scenario using desktop PC. Acquisition has been conducted by 11 European institutions. Additional features of the BioSecure Multimodal Database (BMDB) are: two acquisition sessions, several sensors in certain modalities, balanced gender and age distributions, multimodal realistic scenarios with simple and quick tasks per modality, cross-European diversity, availability of demographic data, and compatibility with other multimodal databases. The novel acquisition conditions of the BMDB allow us to perform new challenging research and evaluation of either monomodal or multimodal biometric systems, as in the recent BioSecure Multimodal Evaluation campaign. A description of this campaign including baseline results of individual modalities from the new database is also given. The database is expected to be available for research purposes through the BioSecure Association during 2008.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1109/TPAMI.2009.76
Uncontrolled keywords: INSPEC: CONTROLLED INDEXING biometrics (access control) data acquisition database management systems security of data INSPEC: NON CONTROLLED INDEXING BMDB acquisition sessions biosecure association cross European diversity demographic data fingerprint data mobile portable hardware multimodal biometric database multiscenario multienvironment biosecure multimodal database office environment AUTHOR KEYWORDS Multimodal benchmark biometrics database evaluation face fingerprint hand iris. performance signature speaker voice IEEE TERMS Availability Biometrics Biosensors Fingerprint recognition Hardware Internet Iris Multimodal sensors Sensor phenomena and characterization Spatial databases MeSH TERMS Biometric Identification Data Interpretation, Statistical Database Management Systems Databases, Factual Dermatoglyphics Face Female Humans Iris Male Reproducibility of Results Voice
Subjects: T Technology
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Depositing User: Tina Thompson
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