Halmstad University ranked 2nd in the First ICB Competition on Iris Recognition (ICIR2013)

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Title Halmstad University ranked 2nd in the First ICB Competition on Iris Recognition (ICIR2013)
Description The submission of Halmstad University to the First ICB Competition on Iris Recognition (ICIR2013) has obtained the second position.
Event Date 2013/06/05
Post Date 2013/06/30

With the aim of tracking the state-of-the-art of iris recognition, the First ICB Competition on Iris Recognition (or ICIR2013 shortly) has been organized within the framework of the 6th IAPR International Conference on Biometrics (ICB 2013), held in Madrid, Spain in June 4-7 2013.

8 developers from 6 countries have participated in the competition, with a total of 13 algorithms evaluated

The system submitted by Halmstad University is based on the works on iris recognition of Fernando Alonso-Fernandez and Josef Bigun. The algorithm is briefly described here

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