Jain authors Scientific American article
Anil Jain and Sharath Pankanti (PhD '95) describe biometric identification technology in a September 2008 Scientific American article titled "Beyond Fingerprinting." In the feature, the authors discuss current technology, advantages over password and ID-card based systems, and the challenges of designing biometric systems that are secure and accurate.
Web version of the article
(Date Posted: 2008-08-20)