The 11th IAPR International Conference on Biometrics

Technical Program

Following is the tentative program schedule of ICB 2018. The program may be fine tuned before the conference.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
09:00 – 12:30
Tutorial I (Boulevard Room 2)
Biometric Spoofing and Anti-Spoofing: Presentation Attack Detection
Sébastien Marcel
Tutorial II (Boulevard Room 3)
Human-Device Interaction for Cognitive Behavioral Biometrics: Trends, Scenarios and Applications
Javier Ortega-Garcia
14:00 – 17:30
Tutorial III (Boulevard Room 2)
Fingerprint Presentation Attacks Detection: Lessons Learned and A Roadmap to The Future
Gian Luca Marcialis
Tutorial IV (Boulevard Room 3)
Face Recognition in Deep Learning Era: Recent Progress and Some Trends
Shiguang Shan and Arnold Wiliem
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
08:30 – 09:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Welcome by Chairs
09:00 – 10:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Keynote Lecture – I (IAPR Distinguished Lecture) [Session Chair: Javier Ortega-Garcia]
Fingermarks: Whodunnit?
Anil K. Jain
Michigan State University, USA
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break (Foyer)
10:30 – 12:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)

Oral I: Fingerprint Analysis and Synthesis [Session Chair: Christian Rathgeb]

O1: 10:30 – 10:45: Fingerprint Distortion Rectification using Deep Convolutional Neural Networks
Ali Dabouei; Hadi Kazemi; Seyed Mehdi Iranmanesh; Nasser Nasrabadi; Jeremy Dawson

O2: 10:45 – 11:00: Robust Minutiae Extractor: Integrating Deep Networks and Fingerprint Domain Knowledge
Dinh-Luan Nguyen; Anil Jain; Kai Cao

O3: 11:00 – 11:15: Comparative Study of Digital Fingerprint Quality Assessment Metrics
Zhigang Yao; Jean-Maris Le Bars; Christophe Charrier; Christophe Rosenberger

O4: 11:15 – 11:30: Filter Design Based on Spectral Dictionary for Latent Fingerprint Pre-Enhancement
Watcharapong Chaidee; Kittipol Horapong; Vutipong Areekul

O5: 11:30 – 11:45: Fingerprint Synthesis: Evaluating Fingerprint Search at Scale
Kai Cao; Anil Jain

O6: 11:45 – 12:00: Evolutionary Methods for Generating Synthetic MasterPrint Templates: Dictionary Attack in Fingerprint Recognition
Aditi Roy; Nasir Memon; Arun Ross

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break (Restaurant)
13:30 – 15:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Oral II: Biometrics Security and Privacy [Session Chair: Wai-Kin Adams Kong]

O7: 13:30 – 13:45: Hierarchical Multi-class Iris Classification for Liveness Detection
Zihui Yan; Lingxiao He; Man Zhang; Zhenan Sun; Tieniu Tan

O8: 13:45 – 14:00: Securing Minutia Cylinder Codes for Fingerprints through Physically Unclonable Functions: An Exploratory Study
Rosario Arjona; Miguel Angel Prada; Iluminada Baturone; Arun Ross

O9: 14:00 – 14:15: Protecting Your Faces: MeshFaces Generation and Removal via High-order Relation-preserving CycleGAN
Zhihang Li; Yibo Hu; Man Zhang; Min Xu; Ran He

O10: 14:15 – 14:30: De-mark GAN: Removing Watermark with Generative Adversarial Network
Jinlin Wu; Hailin Shi; Zhen Lei; Stan Li; Shu Zhang

O11: 14:30 – 14:45: On Effectiveness of Anomaly Detection Approaches against Unseen Presentation Attacks in Face Anti- Spoofing
Olegs Nikisins; Amir Mohammadi; André Anjos; Sebastien Marcel

O12: 14:45 – 15:00: Semi-Adversarial Networks: Convolutional Autoencoders for Imparting Privacy to Face Images
Vahid Mirjalili; Sebastian Raschka; Anoop Namboodiri; Arun Ross

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break (Foyer)
15:30 – 16:30 (Boulevard Room 2/3)

Oral III: Soft Biometric Attributes and Forensics [Session Chair: Vutipong Areekul]

O13: 15:30 – 15:45: Two-Stream Part-based Deep Representation for Human Attribute Recognition
Rao Muhammad Anwer; Fahad Shahbaz Khan; Jorma Laaksonen

O14: 15:45 – 16:00: Fine-grained Multi-Attribute Adversarial Learning for Face Generation of Age, Gender and Ethnicity
LiPeng Wan; Jun Wan; Yi Jin; Zichang Tan; Stan Li

O15: 16:00 – 16:15: Predicting Eye Color from Near Infrared Iris Images
Denton Bobeldyk; Arun Ross

O16: 16:15 – 16:30: A Meta-Recognition Based Skin Marks Matching Algorithm with Feature Fusion for Forensic Identification
Peicong Yu; Wai-Kin Adams Kong

16:45 – 18:00 (Boulevard Room 1)
Poster Session I

Meet the Authors: All oral presentations on Wednesday will have a corresponding poster presentation in this session

18:00 – 19:30 Reception (Foyer)
Thursday, February 22, 2018
08:45 – 09:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Welcome by Chairs
09:00 – 10:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Keynote Lecture – II [Session Chair: Brian Lovell]
The business use of biometrics in the Australian Passport Office
David Chadwick
Director – Passport Standards and Biometrics Section
Australian Passport Office, Australia

Alice Towler
Post Doctoral Researcher
University of New South Wales, Australia

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break (Foyer)
10:30 – 12:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)

Oral IV: Face Recognition [Session Chair: Stan Li]

O17: 10:30 – 10:45: Metadata-based Feature Aggregation Network for Face Recognition
Nishant Sankaran; Sergey Tulyakov; Srirangaraj Setlur; Venu Govindaraju

O18: 10:45 – 11:00: Conformal Mapping of A 3D Face Representation onto a 2D Image for CNN Based Face Recognition
Josef Kittler; Willem P Koppen; Philipp Kopp; Patrik Huber; Matthias Rätsch

O19: 11:00 – 11:15: Boosting Face in Video Recognition via CNN based Key Frame Extraction
Xuan Qi; Chen Liu; Stephanie Schuckers

O20: 11:15 – 11:30: Improving 2D Face Recognition via Discriminative Face Depth Estimation
Jiyun Cui; Hao Zhang; Hu Han; Shiguang Shan; Xilin Chen

O21: 11:30 – 11:45: Fully Associative Patch-based 1-to-N Matcher for Face Recognition
Lingfeng Zhang; Ioannis Kakadiaris

O22: 11:45 – 12:00: IARPA Janus Benchmark — C: Face Dataset and Protocol
Brianna Maze; Nathan D Kalka; James Duncan; Anil Jain; Jocelyn Adams; Tyler Niggel; Patrick Grother; Tim Miller; Jordan Cheney; Charles Otto

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break (Restaurant)
12:00 – 13:30 (Palm 1, Fourth Floor)
Doctoral Consortium [Chair: Arun Ross]

12:15 – 12:45: Starting a Biometrics Company: Riding the Commercialization Roller Coaster (Invited Talk)
Brian Lovell

12:45 – 13:15: Panel Session
Arun Ross (Chair), Josef Kittler, Sebastien Marcel, Stan Li, Brian Lovell

13:30 – 15:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Oral V: Multispectral Face and Ocular Analysis [Session Chair: Clinton Fookes]

O23: 13:30 – 13:45: Deep Cross Polarimetric Thermal-to-visible Face Recognition
Seyed Mehdi Iranmanesh; Ali Dabouei; Hadi Kazemi; Nasser Nasrabadi

O24: 13:45 – 14:00: TV-GAN: Generative Adversarial Network Based Thermal to Visible Face Recognition
Teng Zhang; Arnold Wiliem; Siqi Yang; Brian Lovell

O25: 14:00 – 14:15: The Dark Side of the Face: Exploring the Ultraviolet Spectrum for Face Biometrics
Dirk Siegmund; Timotheos Samartzidis; Michael Gödde; Andreas Braun; Arjan Kuijper

O26: 14:15 – 14:30: Multi-spectral Iris Segmentation in Visible Wavelengths
Torsten Schlett; Christian Rathgeb; Christoph Busch

O27: 14:30 – 14:45: Robust Multi-Spectral Imaging for Ocular Biometric
Narayan Vetrekar; Raghavendra Ramachandra; Kiran Raja; Rajendra Gad; Christoph Busch

O28: 14:45 – 15:00: Detection of Glasses in Near-infrared Ocular Images
Pawel Drozdowski; Florian Struck; Christian Rathgeb; Christoph Busch

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break (Foyer)
15:30 – 16:30 (Boulevard Room 2/3)

Oral VI: Child Biometrics and Fusion [Session Chair: Nasser Nasrabadi]

O29: 15:30 – 15:45: Verifying the Newborns without Infection Risks using Contactless Palmprints
Raghavendra Ramachandra; Kiran Raja; Sushma Venkatesh; Sneha Hegde; Sridhar Dandappanavar; Christoph Busch

O30: 15:45 – 16:00: The Impact of Age and Threshold Variation on Facial Recognition Algorithm Performance using Images of Children
Dana Michalski

O31: 16:00 – 16:15: Longitudinal Study of Child Face Recognition
Debayan Deb; Neeta Nain; Anil Jain

O32: 16:15 – 16:30: Context-Aware Fusion for Continuous Biometric Authentication
Divya Sivasankaran; Mona Ragab; Terence Sim; Yair Zick

16:45 – 18:00 (Boulevard Room 1)
Poster Session II

Meet the Authors: All oral presentations on Thursday will have a corresponding poster presentation in this session

18:30 – 22:30 Banquet (Skypoint)
Friday, February 23, 2018
08:45 – 09:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Welcome by Chairs
09:00 – 10:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Keynote Lecture – III [Session Chair: Josef Kittler]
Delivering Efficiencies in Health Care and Manufacturing
Svetha Venkatesh
Deakin University, Australia
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break (Foyer)
10:30 – 12:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)

Oral VII: Novel Biometric Features and Cues [Session Chair: Sebastien Marcel]

O33: 10:30 – 10:45: Person Recognition Beyond the Visible Spectrum: Combining Body Shape and Texture from mmW images
Ester Gonzalez-Sosa; Rubén Vera Rodríguez; Julian Fierrez; Vishal Patel

O34: 10:45 – 11:00: Improving Face Recognition by Exploring Local Features with Visual Attention
Yichun Shi; Anil Jain

O35: 11:00 – 11:15: Multifactor User Authentication with In-Air-Handwriting and Hand Geometry
Duo Lu; Yuli Deng; Adel Alshamrani; Dijiang Huang

O36: 11:15 – 11:30: Style Signatures to Combat Biometric Menagerie in Stylometry
Kalaivani Sundararajan; Tempestt J Neal; Damon Woodard

O37: 11:30 – 11:45: Exploiting Linguistic Style as a Cognitive Biometric for Continuous Verification
Tempestt J Neal; Kalaivani Sundararajan; Damon Woodard

O38: 11:45 – 12:00: Evaluation of PPG Biometrics for Authentication in Different States
Umang N Yadav; Sherif Seha; Dimitris Hatzinakos

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break (Restaurant)
13:30 – 15:10 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Oral VIII: Other Topics [Session Chair: Arun Ross]

O39: 13:30 – 13:45: Shedding Light on the Veins – Reflected Light or Transillumination in Hand-Vein Recognition
Christof Kauba; Andreas Uhl

O40: 13:45 – 14:00: Multi-sample Compression of Iris Images using High Efficiency Video Coding
Christian Rathgeb; Torsten Schlett; Nicolas Buchmann; Harald Baier; Christoph Busch

O41: 14:00 – 14:15: LivDet 2017 Fingerprint Liveness Detection Competition 2017
Gian Luca Marcialis

O42: 14:15 – 14:30: SSBC 2018: Sclera Segmentation Benchmarking Competition
Abhijit Das; Umapada Pal; Miguel A. Ferrer; Michael Blumenstein; Dejan Štepec; Peter Rot; Žiga Emeršič; Vitomir Štruc; Peter Peer

O43: 14:30 – 14:40: Gait Recognition Based on the Golden Ratio [Journal: EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing]
Yaling Liang; Chang-Tsun Li; Yu Guan; Yongjian Hu

O44: 14:40 – 14:50: Biometric-Based Cryptography for Digital Content Protection Without Any Key Storage [Journal: Multimedia Tools and App]
Gaurang Panchal; Debasis Samanta; Subhas Barman

O45: 14:50 – 15:00: Towards More Accurate Iris Recognition using Cross-spectral Matching [Journal: IEEE Transactions on Image Processing]
N. Pattabhi Ramiah; Ajay Kumar

O46: 15:00 – 15:10: Computer Face-Matching Technology Using Two-Dimensional Photographs Accurately Matches the Facial Gestalt of Unrelated Individuals with the Same Syndromic Form of Intellectual Disability [Journal: BMC Biotechnology]
Tracy Dudding-Byth; Anne Baxter; Elizabeth G. Holliday; Anna Hackett; Sheridan O’Donnell; Susan M. White; John Attia; Han Brunner; Bert de Vries; David Koolen; Tjitske Kleefstra; Seshika Ratwatte; Carlos Riveros; Steve Brain; Brian C. Lovell

15:10 – 15:40 Coffee Break (Foyer)
15:40 – 16:40 (Boulevard Room 1)
Poster Session III

Meet the Authors: All oral presentations on Friday will have a corresponding poster presentation in this session

16:40 – 17:00 (Boulevard Room 2/3)
Closing Comments and Group Photograph