Biometrics:  Research aimed at automatic identification of persons via biological characteristics.  Samples of areas investigated include: Face, Fingerprint, Hand and Finger Geometry, Handwriting, Iris,  Multimodal,  Retinal,  Vein,  Voice/Speaker
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Biometrics Research at Michigan State University
Biometrics: Overview   Biometrics:Useful Links

Biometric Consortium (Coordinating organization for research)
Biometric Consortium: Links to Research & Database Sites
Biometric Consortium: Links  (biometric groups, consultants, journals, privacy, university programs)

Biometric Domain (Links)

Biometric Digest

Biometrics  (Journal of Biometric Society)

Avanti Biometric Reference Site

WIRED 5.07: The Body as Password
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