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Towards a General Definition of Biometric Systems

By Markus Schatten, Miroslav Baca and Mirko Cubrilo


A foundation for closing the gap between biometrics in the narrower and the broader perspective is presented trough a conceptualization of biometric systems in both perspectives. A clear distinction between verification, identification and classification systems is made as well as shown that there are additional classes of biometric systems. In the end a Unified Modeling Language model is developed showing the connections between the two perspectives

Topics: Dynamical Systems
Publisher: International Journal of Computer Science Issues, IJCSI
Year: 2009
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