Datenschutz und Datensicherheit - DuD

, Volume 32, Issue 2, pp 126–136 | Cite as

3-D face recognition for unattended access control

  • Christoph Busch
  • Alexander Nouak
It-Sicherheit & Datenschutz Grundlagen — Technik und Methoden


Biometric data have been integrated in all new European passports, since the Member States of the European Union started to implement the EU Council Regulation No 2252/2004 on standards for security features and biometrics in passports. The additional integration of three-dimensional models promises significant performance enhancements for border controls. By combining the geometry-and texture-channel information of the face, 3-D face recognition systems provide an improved robustness while processing variations in poses and problematic lighting conditions when taking the photo.


Face Recognition Face Image Recognition Performance Biometric Data Biometric System 
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  • Alexander Nouak

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