Iris Recognition Biometrics

Tuesday 11 December 2012, 7.00pm for 7.30pm (Light refreshments available from 7.00pm)

Training Centre TC103, Elwes Building, University of Gloucestershire, The Park, Cheltenham, GL50 2QF

Free and open to all. No booking required.

Martin H. George, Smart Sensors Ltd


Iris recognition is generally regarded as a stable biometric method with extremely strong discrimination potential. It’s being used widely in military security, and in automated border control / frequent traveller applications around the world. As with other biometrics, a certain mythology has grown around the subject. This talk will explore what is behind the subject of iris recognition, and what industry needs to do in order to make it work successfully in a variety of possible applications, including those with mobile consumer devices.