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International Journal of Biometrics
International Journal of Biometrics


Special Edition on: "Spoofing Issues and Anti-Spoofing"

Guest Editors: Dr. Nobuyuki Nishiuchi and Dr. Toru Yamaguchi, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan

Development of IT technology emphasises the importance of people’s identification and recognition. Over the last two decades, biometrics and human biometric characteristics have been studied greatly. On the other hand, biometric spoofing has been a serious growing problem. Therefore, this special issue focuses on the spoofing issues and anti-spoofing.

Subject Coverage
The subject coverage of this special issue includes, but is not limited to:
  • Biometric spoofing issues
  • Anti-spoofing techniques' new approaches
  • Applications of fundamental and applied research on anti-spoofing
  • Biometrics' new approaches
Research that spans several fields is particularly welcome.

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Full paper submission: 15 April 2008

Acceptance Notification: 15 May 2008

Camera-ready version deadline: 1 June 2008