Biometrics in Forensic Science: Challenges, Lessons and New Technologies

@inproceedings{Tistarelli2014BiometricsIF,
  title={Biometrics in Forensic Science: Challenges, Lessons and New Technologies},
  author={M. Tistarelli and Enrico Grosso and Didier Meuwly},
  booktitle={BIOMET},
  year={2014}
}
Biometrics has historically found its natural mate in Forensics. The first applications found in the literature and over cited so many times, are related to biometric measurements for the identification of multiple offenders from some of their biometric and anthropometric characteristics (tenprint cards) and individualization of offender from traces found on crime-scenes (e.g. fingermarks, earmarks, bitemarks, DNA). From sir Francis Galton, to the introduction of AFIS systems in the scientific… 
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