• Polish Border Guard Workshop on ABC technologies, Warsaw, Poland, 23 May 2018
  • Frontex Industry Day, 25 April, 2018, Warsaw, Poland - presentation
  • BG Col. Sławomir Markowski at World Border Security Congress 
  • WAT at Integrated Optics Sensors, Szczyrk, Poland, 26.02-02.03.2018
  • 11th IAPR/IEEE International Conference on Biometrics (ICB'18), 2018, 20th – 23rd February 2018, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
  • Chris Hurrey presenting PROTECT at the upcoming EUROSUR event in Brussels on February 7th.
  • ICAO New Technology Working Group, Montego Bay Jamaica, 29.11.2017
  • ICAO New Technology Working Group on the 27th to 28th of November 2017, Montreal, Canada
  • 2nd Annual Border Management & Technologies Summit Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 7-9 Nov. 2017
  • ICAO Traveller Identification Programme (TRIP) to be held in Montreal, Canada on 24 - 26 October 2017
  • FRONTEX conference and exhibition on BIOMETRICS ON THE MOVE 2017 on 28-29 September in Warsaw, Poland
  • EAB Research Projects Conference (EAB-RPC), Darmstadt, Germany,  19-20th September, 2016
  • Scandinavian Conference on Image Analysis,  12-14 June, Tromsø, Norway
  • 10th Annual Border Security Conference,  Rome, Italy, 15th February, 2017
  • Home Office Science and Engineering Conference (HOSEC), Royal Society, London, UK, 28th February, 2017
  • International Workshop on Biometrics and Forensics - IWBF,  April, 2017
  • INTEGRATED OPTICS - SENSORS, SENSING STRUCTURES and METHODS, 27th February to 3rd March 2017, Szczyrk, Poland
  • International Converence on Vision, Image, and Signal Processing (ICVISP)
  • 16th International Conference of the Biometrics Special Interest Group (BIOSIG'17)
  • SPIE Security & Defence, Warsaw, Poland, 11-14 September, 2017
  • FRONTEX Biometrics on the move workshop, Warsaw, Poland, 23rd June, 2017
  •  Border Technologies Summit, London, UK, 31 May, 2017
  • BIOMETRICS IN AVIATION, Lisbon, Portugal, 12 July, 2017
  • Border Security Projects Conference, FRONTEX, Warsaw, Poland, 8th June, 2017
  • Workshop on EU funded border security research projects, Warsaw, Poland, 8th June, 2017
  • International Conference on Green, Pervasive, and Cloud Computing, Cetara (SA), Italy, 11th May, 2017
  • IEEE International Conference on Identity, Security and Behavior Analysis 2017, New Delhi, India, 22th February, 2017
  • EAB Research Projects Conference (EAB-RPC), Darmstadt, Germany, 19-20 September, 2017


  • Shedding Light on the Veins - Reflected Light or Transillumination in Hand-Vein Recognition.Christof Kauba, Andreas Uhl, In Proceedings of the 11th IAPR/IEEE International Conference on Biometrics (ICB'18), 2018.
  • Non-reference image quality assessment for biometric presentation attack detection (Best Reviewed Papers Session) Amrit Pal Singh Bhogal, Dominik Söllinger, Pauline Trung, Andreas Uhl In Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Biometrics and Forensics (IWBF'17), 2017.
  • M. Kowalski, A. Grudzień, High resolution thermal face dataset for facial and expression recognition, Metrology and Measurement Systems, 2/2018.
  • Non-reference Image Quality Assessment and Natural Scene Statisticsto Counter Biometric Sensor Spoofing, Dominik Söllinger ; Pauline Trung ; Andreas Uhl, IET Biometrics, 2018, >>>>>download<<<<<
  • Amrit Pal Singh Bhogal, Dominik Söllinger, Pauline Trung, Jutta Hämmerle-Uhl, Andreas Uhl, Non-reference Image Quality Assessment for Fingervein Presentation Attack Detection, Scandinavian Conference on Image Analysis (SCIA), >>>>>download<<<<<
  • Ana F. Sequeira, Lulu Chen, James Ferryman, Peter Wild, Fernando Alonso-Fernandez, Josef Bigun, Kiran B. Raja, R. Raghavendra, Christoph Busch, Tiago de Freitas Pereira, Sebastien Marcel, Sushree Sangeeta Behera, Mahesh Gour, Vivek Kanhangad, Cross-Eyed 2017: Cross-Spectral Iris/Periocular Recognition Competition, IJCB2017 - International Joint Conference on Biometrics
  • Marcin Kowalski, Artur Grudzien, Mieczyslaw Szustakowski, Norbert Palka, Face recognition in the thermal infrared domain, Proc. SPIE,  doi: 10.1117/12.2277534
  • Newseria Innowacje Press Agency, video interview -,p1219729954
  • Border Security Report - VOLUME 5  JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2017  >>>>download<<<<
  • A. Grudzien; M. Kowalski; M. Szustakowski, Cross spectral, active and passive approach to face recognition for improved performance, Proc. SPIE, doi: 10.1117/12.2279141
  • Ehsaneddin Jalilian, Andreas Uhl, Iris Segmentation Using Fully Convolutional Encoder--Decoder Networks, Deep Learning for Biometrics, Springer, 2017
  • A. Grudzien; Norbert Palka; M. Kowalski, Simple thermal to thermal face verification method based on local texture descriptors, Proc. SPIE, 10.1117/12.2281273
  • Veronika Haaf, Martin Neukamp, Jutta Hämmerle-Uhl, Andreas Uhl, Real-world Non-NIR Illumination and Wavelength-specific Acquisition Variants in Iris Recognition, Proceedings of the International Converence on Vision, Image, and Signal Processing (ICVISP), 2017
  • Ehsaneddin Jalilian, Andreas Uhl, Roland Kwitt, Domain Adaptation for CNN Based Iris Segmentation, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference of the Biometrics Special Interest Group (BIOSIG'17)
  • The IST-EURECOM Light Field Face Database, Proc International Workshop on Biometrics and Forensics - IWBF, CVol. 5, pp. 1 - 6, April, 2017 >>>> download <<<<

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement no. 700259.
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