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Recognition of Non-Cooperative Individuals at Distance Using 3D Face Biometrics

Award Information

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Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2006, $498,000)

The University of Southern California will design, implement, and evaluate the operating performance of a prototype system to locate, track and identify people going through a predefined zone, indoors or outdoors through an ultra-high resolution video camera. Images will be processed, building a 3D face model to perform biometric identification. This process may be used for cooperative or non-cooperative individuals.


Date Created: September 13, 2006