Publications

Biometric Systems

Books

Refereed International Journals Articles

  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "A novel pore extraction method for heterogeneous fingerprint images using Convolutional Neural Networks", in Pattern Recognition Letters, 2017. ISSN: 0167-8655. [DOI: 10.1016/j.patrec.2017.04.001][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Biometric recognition in Automated Border Control: a survey", in ACM Computing Surveys, pp. 24:1-24:39, November, 2016. ISSN: 0360-0300. [DOI: 10.1145/2933241][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Computational intelligence for biometric applications: a survey", in International Journal of Computing, pp. 40-49, 2016. ISSN: 2312-5381. [Link] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Toward unconstrained fingerprint recognition: a fully-touchless 3-D system based on two views on the move", in IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, pp. 202-219, February, 2016. ISSN: 2168-2216. [DOI: 10.1109/TSMC.2015.2423252][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Touchless fingerprint biometrics: a survey on 2D and 3D technologies", in Journal of Internet Technology, pp. 325-332, May, 2014. ISSN: 1607-9264. [DOI: 10.6138/JIT.2014.15.3.01][PDF] [BibTex]
  • F. Scotti, V. Piuri, "Adaptive reflection detection and location in iris biometric images by using computational intelligence techniques", in IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, pp. 1825-1833, July, 2010. ISSN: 0018-9456. [DOI: 10.1109/TIM.2009.2030866][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, F. Scotti, "Noisy iris segmentation with boundary regularization and reflections removal", in Image and Vision Computing, Iris Images Segmentation Special Issue, Elsevier, pp. 270 - 277, February, 2010. ISSN: 0262-8856. [DOI: 10.1016/j.imavis.2009.05.004][PDF] [BibTex]
  • F. Scotti, D. Zhang, "Special Section on Biometric instrumentation and measurement", in IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, pp. 750 - 751, April, 2010. ISSN: 0018-9456. [DOI: 10.1109/TIM.2010.2043980] [BibTex]
  • S. Cimato, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "Biometrics and privacy", in Recent Patents on Computer Science, pp. 98-109, June, 2008. ISSN: 1874-4796. [Link] [BibTex]
  • A. Azzini, S. Marrara, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "A fuzzy approach to multimodal biometric continuous authentication", in Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Making, pp. 243-256, September, 2008. ISSN: 1568-4539. [DOI: 10.1007/s10700-008-9034-1] [BibTex]
  • M. Gamassi, M. Lazzaroni, M. Misino and V. Piuri, D. Sana, F. Scotti, "Quality assessment of biometric systems: a comprehensive perspective based on accuracy and performance measurement", in IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, pp. 1489-1496, August, 2005. ISSN: 0018-9456. [DOI: 10.1109/TIM.2005.851087][PDF] [BibTex]

Refereed Papers in Proceedings of International Conference and Workshops

  • A. Anand, R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Enhancing the performance of multimodal Automated Border Control systems", in Proc. of the 15th Int. Conf. of the Biometrics Special Interest Group (BIOSIG 2016), Darmstadt, Germany, pp. 1-5, September 21-23, 2016. ISBN: 978-3-8857-9654-1. [DOI: 10.1109/BIOSIG.2016.7736922][PDF] [BibTex]
  • A. Anand, R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Enhancing fingerprint biometrics in Automated Border Control with adaptive cohorts", in Proc. of the 2016 IEEE Symp. on Computational Intelligence for Security and Defense Applications (CISDA 2016), Athens, Greece, pp. 1-8, December 6-9, 2016. ISBN: 978-1-5090-4240-1. [DOI: 10.1109/SSCI.2016.7850073][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Emerging biometric technologies for Automated Border Control gates", in Proc. of the 13th Int. Conf. on Pattern Recognition and Information Processing (PRIP 2016), Minsk, Belarus, October 3-5, 2016 [BibTex]
  • A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Towards touchless pore fingerprint biometrics: a neural approach", in Proc. of the 2016 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC 2016), Vancouver, Canada, pp. 4265-4272, July 24-29, 2016. ISBN: 978-1-5090-0623-6. [DOI: 10.1109/CEC.2016.7744332][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Automatic classification of acquisition problems affecting fingerprint images in Automated Border Controls", in Proc. of the 2015 IEEE Symp. on Computational Intelligence in Biometrics and Identity Management (CIBIM 2015), Cape Town, South Africa, pp. 354-361, December 8-10, 2015. ISBN: 978-1-4799-7560-0. [DOI: 10.1109/SSCI.2015.60][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Automated Border Control systems: biometric challenges and research trends", in Proc. of the Eleventh Int. Conf. on Information Systems Security (ICISS 2015), Kolkata, India, pp. 11-20, December 16-20, 2015. ISBN: 978-3-319-26960-3. [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-26961-0_2][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, E. Muñoz, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, G. Sforza, "Advanced design of Automated Border Control gates: biometric system techniques and research trends", in Proc. of the 2015 IEEE Int. Symp. on Systems Engineering (ISSE 2015), Rome, Italy, pp. 412-419, September 29-30, 2015. ISBN: 978-1-4799-1920-8. [DOI: 10.1109/SysEng.2015.7302791][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, V. Piuri, R. Sassi, G. Sforza, F. Scotti, "Adaptive ECG biometric recognition: a study on re-enrollment methods for QRS signals", in Proc. of the IEEE Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Biometrics and Identity Management (CIBIM 2014), Orlando, FL, USA, pp. 30-37, December 9-12, 2014. ISBN: 978-1-4799-4533-7/14. [DOI: 10.1109/CIBIM.2014.7015440][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, V. Piuri, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "HeartCode: a novel binary ECG-based template", in Proc. of the IEEE Workshop on Biometric Measurements and Systems for Security and Medical Applications (BioMS 2014), Rome, Italy, pp. 86-91, October 17, 2014. ISBN: 978-1-4799-5175-8. [DOI: 10.1109/BIOMS.2014.6951541][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Contactless fingerprint recognition: a neural approach for perspective and rotation effects reduction", in Proc. of the IEEE Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Biometrics and Identity Management (CIBIM 2013), Singapore, Singapore, pp. 22-30, April 16-19, 2013. ISBN: 978-1-4673-5879-8. [DOI: 10.1109/CIBIM.2013.6607909][PDF] [BibTex]
  • A. Bonissi, R. Donida Labati, L. Perico, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, L. Sparagino, "A preliminary study on continuous authentication methods for photoplethysmographic biometrics", in Proc. of the 2013 IEEE Workshop on Biometric Measurements and Systems for Security and Medical Applications (BioMS 2013), Napoli, Italy, pp. 28-33, September 9, 2013. ISBN: 978-1-4799-0625-3. [DOI: 10.1109/BIOMS.2013.6656145][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Accurate 3D fingerprint virtual environment for biometric technology evaluations and experiment design", in Proc. of the 2013 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence and Virtual Environments for Measurement Systems and Applications (CIVEMSA 2013), Milan, Italy, pp. 43-48, July 15-17, 2013. ISBN: 978-1-4673-4701-3. [DOI: 10.1109/CIVEMSA.2013.6617393][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "ECG biometric recognition: permanence analysis of QRS signals for 24 hours continuous authentication", in Proc. of the IEEE Int. Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS 2013), Guangzhou, China, November 18-21, 2013. ISBN: 978-1-4673-5593-3. [DOI: 10.1109/WIFS.2013.6707790][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Two-view contactless fingerprint acquisition systems: a case study for clay artworks", in Proc. of the 2012 IEEE Workshop on Biometric Measurements and Systems for Security and Medical Applications (BioMS 2012), Salerno, Italy, pp. 1-8, September 14, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-4673-2722-0. [DOI: 10.1109/BIOMS.2012.6345775][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Weight estimation from frame sequences using computational intelligence techniques", in Proc. of the 2012 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications (CIMSA 2012), Tianjin, China, pp. 29-34, July 2-4, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-4577-1777-2. [DOI: 10.1109/CIMSA.2012.6269603][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Virtual environment for 3-D synthetic fingerprints", in Proc. of the 2012 IEEE Int. Conf. on Virtual Environments, Human-Computer Interfaces and Measurement Systems (VECIMS 2012), Tianjin, China, pp. 48-53, July 2-4, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-4577-1757-4. [DOI: 10.1109/VECIMS.2012.6273188][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Quality measurement of unwrapped three-dimensional fingerprints: a neural networks approach", in Proc. of the 2012 IEEE-INNS Int. Joint Conf. on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2012), Brisbane, Australia, pp. 1123-1130, June 10-15, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-4673-1489-3. [DOI: 10.1109/IJCNN.2012.6252519][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Fast 3-D fingertip reconstruction using a single two-view structured light acquisition", in Proc. of the 2011 IEEE Workshop on Biometric Measurements and Systems for Security and Medical Applications (BioMS 2011), Milan, Italy, pp. 1-8, September 28, 2011. ISBN: 978-1-4577-0765-0. [DOI: 10.1109/BIOMS.2011.6053684][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "A neural-based minutiae pair identification method for touchless fingeprint images", in Proc. of the 2011 IEEE Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Biometrics and Identity Management (CIBIM 2011), Paris, France, pp. 96-102, April 11-15, 2011. ISBN: 978-1-4244-9899-4. [DOI: 10.1109/CIBIM.2011.5949224][PDF] [BibTex]
  • M. Barni, T. Bianchi, D. Catalano and M. Di Raimondo, R. Donida Labati and P. Failla, D. Fiore, R. Lazzeretti, V. Piuri, F. Scotti and A. Piva, "Privacy-preserving fingercode authentication", in Proc. of the 2010 ACM Workshop on Multimedia and Security, New York, NY, USA, pp. 231-240, September 9-10, 2010. ISBN: 978-1-4503-0286-9. [DOI: 10.1145/1854229.1854270][PDF] [BibTex]
  • M. Barni, T. Bianchi, D. Catalano and M. Di Raimondo, R. Donida Labati, P. Failla, D. Fiore, R. Lazzeretti, V. Piuri, F. Scotti and A. Piva, "A privacy-compliant fingerprint recognition system based on homomorphic encryption and FingerCode templates", in Proc. of the 2010 IEEE Int. Conf. on Biometrics: Theory Applications and Systems (BTAS 2010), Washington, D.C., USA, pp. 1-7, September 27-29, 2010. ISBN: 978-1-4244-7580-3. [DOI: 10.1109/BTAS.2010.5634527][PDF] [BibTex]
  • T. Bianchi, R. Donida Labati, V. Piuri, A. Piva, F. Scotti, S. Turchi, "Implementing FingerCode-based identity matching in the encrypted domain", in Proc. of the 2010 IEEE Workshop on Biometric Measurements and Systems for Security and Medical Applications (BioMS 2010), Taranto, Italy, pp. 15-21, September 9, 2010. ISBN: 978-1-4244-6302-2. [DOI: 10.1109/BIOMS.2010.5610445][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Measurement of the principal singular point in contact and contactless fingerprint images by using computational intelligence techniques", in Proc. of the 2010 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Measurement Systems and Applications (CIMSA 2010), Taranto, Italy, pp. 18-23, September 6-8, 2010. ISBN: 978-1-4244-7228-4. [DOI: 10.1109/CIMSA.2010.5611769][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Neural-based quality measurement of fingerprint images in contactless biometric systems", in Proc. of the 2010 IEEE-INNS Int. Joint Conf. on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2010), Barcelona, Spain, pp. 1-8, July 18-23, 2010. ISBN: 978-1-4244-6916-1. [DOI: 10.1109/IJCNN.2010.5596694][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Neural-based iterative approach for iris detection in iris recognition systems", in Proc. of the IEEE Symp. on Computational Intelligence for Security and Defence Applications (CISDA 2009), Ottawa, Canada, pp. 1-6, July 8-10, 2009. ISBN: 978-1-4244-3763-4. [DOI: 10.1109/CISDA.2009.5356533][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Agent-based image iris segmentation and multiple views boundary refining", in Proc. of the 2009 IEEE Int. Conf. on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS 2009), Washington, D.C., USA, pp. 1-7, September 28-30, 2009. ISBN: 978-1-4244-5019-0. [DOI: 10.1109/BTAS.2009.5339077][PDF] [BibTex]
  • V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Fingerprint biometrics via low-cost sensors and webcams", in Proc. of the 2008 IEEE Int. Conf. on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS 2008), Washington, D.C., USA, pp. 1-6, September 29, 2008. ISBN: 978-1-4244-2729-1. [DOI: 10.1109/BTAS.2008.4699379 ][PDF] [BibTex]
  • S. Cimato, M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "Privacy-aware biometrics: design and implementation of a multimodal verification system", in Proc. of the 2008 Annual Computer Security Applications Conf. (ACSAC 2008), Anaheim, CA, USA, pp. 130-139, December 8-12, 2008. ISBN: 978-0-7695-3447-3. [DOI: 10.1109/ACSAC.2008.13][PDF] [BibTex]
  • S. Cimato, M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "A multi-biometric verification system for the privacy protection of iris templates", in Proc. of the Int. Workshop on Computational Intelligence in Security for Information Systems (CISIS 2008), Genova, Italy, pp. 227-234, October 23-24, 2008. ISBN: 978-3-540-88180-3. [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-88181-0_29][PDF] [BibTex]
  • S. Cimato, M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "A biometric verification system addressing privacy concerns", in Proc. of the 2007 Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence and Security (CIS 2007), Harbin, China, pp. 594-598, December 15-19, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-7695-2823-6. [DOI: 10.1109/CIS.2007.117][PDF] [BibTex]
  • A. Azzini, S. Marrara, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "A Fuzzy Approach to Multimodal Biometric Authentication", in Proc. of the 11th Int. Conf on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems (KES 2007), XVII Italian Workshop on Neural Networks, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Vietri sul Mare, Italy, pp. 801-808, September 12-14, 2007. ISBN: 978-3-540-74826-7. [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-74827-4_101] [BibTex]
  • S. Cimato, M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, D. Sana, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "Personal identification and verification using multimodal biometric data", in Proc. of the 2006 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Homeland Security and Personal Safety (CIHSPS 2006), Alexandria, VA, USA, pp. 41-45, October 16-17, 2006. ISBN: 1-4244-0745-1. [DOI: 10.1109/CIHSPS.2006.313309][PDF] [BibTex]
  • M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, D. Sana, O. Scotti, F. Scotti, "A multi-modal multi-paradigm agent-based approach to design scalable distributed biometric systems", in Proc. of the 2005 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Homeland Security and Personal Safety (CIHSPS 2005), Orlando, FL, USA, pp. 65-70, April 1, 2005. ISBN: 0-7803-9175-6. [DOI: 10.1109/CIHSPS.2005.1500613][PDF] [BibTex]
  • M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Fingerprint local analysis for high-performance minutiae extraction", in Proc. of the 2005 IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Processing (ICIP 2005), Genoa, Italy, pp. 265-268, September 11-14, 2005. ISBN: 0-7803-9134-9. [DOI: 10.1109/ICIP.2005.1530379][PDF] [BibTex]
  • M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, D. Sana, F. Scotti, "A high-level optimum design methodology for multimodal biometric systems", in Proc. of the 2004 IEEE Int. Conf. on Computational Intelligence for Homeland Security and Personal Safety (CIHSPS 2004), Venice, Italy, pp. 117-124, July 21-22, 2004. ISBN: 0-7803-8381-8. [DOI: 10.1109/CIHSPS.2004.1360221][PDF] [BibTex]
  • M. Gamassi, M. Lazzaroni, M. Misino, V. Piuri, D. Sana, F. Scotti, "Accuracy and performance of biometric systems", in Proc. of the 2004 IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conf. (IMTC 2004), Como, Italy, pp. 510-515, May 18-20, 2004. ISBN: 078038248X. [DOI: 10.1109/IMTC.2004.1351099 ][PDF] [BibTex]
  • O. Maeran, V. Piuri, G. Storti Gajani, "Speech recognition through phoneme segmentation and neural classification", in Proc. of the 1997 IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conf. (IMTC'97), Ottawa, ON, Canada, pp. 1215-1220, May 19-21, 1997. ISBN: 0-7803-3747-6. [DOI: 10.1109/IMTC.1997.612392][PDF] [BibTex]
  • O. Maeran, V. Piuri, G. Storti Gajani, "A speech recognition system based on phonemes neural analysis", in Proc. of the 1997 IMACS World Congress (IMACS'97), Berlin, Germany, pp. 355-360, August 24-29, 1997 [BibTex]

Chapters in Books

  • R. Donida Labati, A. Genovese, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Iris segmentation: state of the art and innovative methods", in Cross Disciplinary Biometric Systems, C. Liu, V.K. Mago (eds.), Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 151-182, 2012. ISBN: 978-3-642-28457-1. [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-28457-1_8][PDF] [BibTex]
  • R. Donida Labati, V. Piuri, F. Scotti, "Biometric privacy protection: guidelines and technologies", in Communications in Computer and Information Science, M. S. Obaidat, J.S. Sevillano, F. Joaquim (eds.), Springer, pp. 3-19, 2012. ISBN: 978-3-642-35754-1. [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-35755-8_1][PDF] [BibTex]
  • S. Cimato, M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "Privacy in biometrics", in Biometrics: theory, methods, and applications, N.V. Boulgouris, K.N. Plataniotis, E. Micheli-Tzanakou (eds.), Wiley-IEEE Press, pp. 633-654, 2009. ISBN: 978-0-470-24782-2. [DOI: 10.1002/9780470522356.ch25] [BibTex]
  • S. Cimato, M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "Privacy issues in biometric identification", in Touch Briefings, Business Briefings LtD, pp. 40-42, 2006. ISBN: 1-905-05296-0. [Link][PDF] [BibTex]

Refereed Papers in Proceedings of National Conferences

  • M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, D. Sana, O. Scotti, F. Scotti, "Sistemi distribuiti intelligenti per l'identificazione, il riconoscimento e il monitoraggio biometrici mediante tecniche multi-modali multi-paradigma", in Proc. of the Congresso Ricerca e tecnologia per la sicurezza: la collaborazione tra Finmeccanica ed il sistema universitario, Rome, Italy, November, 2005 [BibTex]
  • M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, D. Sana, F. Scotti, "Robust fingerprint detection for access control", in Proc. of the Workshop RoboCare, CNR, Rome, Italy, May, 2005[PDF] [BibTex]
  • M. Gamassi, M. Lazzaroni, M. Misino and V. Piuri, D. Sana, F. Scotti, "Accuratezza e prestazioni nei sistemi biometrici", in Proc. of the XXI Congresso Nazionale del Gruppo di Misure Elettriche ed Elettroniche (GMEE 2004), Crema, Italy, September, 2004 [BibTex]

Patents

  • S. Cimato, M. Gamassi, V. Piuri, D. Sana, R. Sassi, F. Scotti, "Metodo di generazione e di verifica di una informazione di sicurezza ottenuta mediante letture biometriche", Italian Patent no. MI2006A000641, March, 2006 [BibTex]