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, Volume 32, Issue 3, pp 204–214 | Cite as

Multibiometrics for face recognition

  • Raymond Veldhuis
  • Farzin Deravi
  • Qian Tao
IT-Sicherheit & Datenschutz Grundlagen — Technik Und Methoden


Fusion is a popular practice to combine multiple sources of biometric information to achieve systems with greater performance and flexibility. In this paper various approaches to fusion within a multibiometrics context are considered and an application to the fusion of 2D and 3D face information is discussed. An optimal method for fusing the accept/reject decisions of individual biometric sources by means of simple logical rules is presented. Experimental results on the FRGC 2D and 3D face data show that the proposed technique performs effectively without the need for score normalization.


Face Recognition Level Fusion Biometric System Face Recognition System Biometric Information 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Raymond Veldhuis
    • 1
  • Farzin Deravi
    • 2
  • Qian Tao
    • 3
  1. 1.The University of TwenteThe Netherlands
  2. 2.University of KentUK
  3. 3.University of TwenteThe Netherlands

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