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Patents:

  • R. Derakhshani and A. Ross, "Conjunctival Scans for Personal Identification", United States Patent#7327860, February 5, 2008.
  • J. Reisman and A. Ross, "Fingerprint Matching Using Ridge Feature Maps", United States Patent#7142699, November 28, 2006.
  • Books:

  • A. K. Jain, A. Ross, K. Nandakumar, "Introduction to Biometrics: A Textbook", Springer Publishers, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-387-77325-4. [Springer] [Amazon]


  • A. K. Jain, P. J. Flynn and A. Ross (Editors), "Handbook of Biometrics", Springer Publishers, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-387-71040-2. [Springer] [ Amazon]


  • A. Ross, K. Nandakumar and A. K. Jain, "Handbook of Multibiometrics", Springer Publishers, 1st edition, 2006. ISBN: 0-3872-2296-0. [Springer] [Amazon]


  • Book Chapters:

  • D. Reid, S. Samangooei, C. Chen, M. S. Nixon, A. Ross, "Soft Biometrics for Surveillance: An Overview", in Handbook of Statistics, Vol. 31, C. R. Rao and V. Govindaraju (Eds.), Elsevier 2013.
  • R. Jillela and A. Ross, "Methods for Iris Segmentation", in Handbook of Iris Recognition, K. Bowyer and M. Burge (Eds.), Springer 2013. ISBN: 978-1447144014.
  • R. Jillela, A. Ross, V. N. Boddeti, B. V. K. VijayaKumar, X. Hu, R. Plemmons, P. Pauca, "An Evaluation of Iris Segmentation Algorithms in Challenging Periocular Images", in Handbook of Iris Recognition, K. Bowyer and M. Burge (Eds.), Springer 2013. ISBN: 978-1447144014.
  • A. D. Clark, S. Kulp, I. Herron, A. Ross, "A Theoretical Model For Describing Iris Dynamics", in Handbook of Iris Recognition, K. Bowyer and M. Burge (Eds.), Springer 2013. ISBN: 978-1447144014.
  • T. Bourlai, N. Kalka, D. Cao, B. Decann, Z. Jafri, F. Nicolo, C. Whitelam, J. Zuo, D. Adjeroh, B. Cukic, J. Dawson, L. Hornak, A. Ross, N. A. Schmid, "Ascertaining Human Identity in Night Environments", in Distributed Video Sensor Networks (DVSN), B. Bhanu, C.Ravishankar, A. Choudhary, D. Terzopoulos and H. Aghajan (Eds.), Springer-Verlag, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-85729-126-4.
  • V. Kulathumani, S. Parupati, A. Ross and R. Jillela, "Collaborative Face Recognition Using a Network of Embedded Cameras," in Distributed Video Sensor Networks (DVSN), B. Bhanu, C.Ravishankar, A. Choudhary, D. Terzopoulos and H. Aghajan (Eds.), Springer-Verlag, 2011. ISBN: 978-0-85729-126-4.
  • A. Ross and N. Poh, "Multibiometric Systems: Overview, Case Studies and Open Issues," in Handbook of Remote Biometrics for Surveillance and Security, M. Tistarelli, S. Z. Li and R. Chellappa (Eds.), Springer, 2009. ISBN: 978-1-84882-384-6.
  • A. K. Jain and A. Ross, "Introduction to Biometrics", in Handbook of Biometrics, A. K. Jain, P. J. Flynn and A. Ross (Eds.), Springer, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-387-71040-2.
  • A. Ross, K. Nandakumar and A. K. Jain, "Introduction to Multibiometrics", in Handbook of Biometrics, A. K. Jain, P. J. Flynn and A. Ross (Eds.), Springer, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-387-71040-2.
  • K. Nandakumar, A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Incorporating Ancillary Information in Multibiometric Systems", in Handbook of Biometrics, A. K. Jain, P. J. Flynn and A. Ross (Eds.), Springer, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-387-71040-2.
  • A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Fusion Techniques in Multibiometric Systems", in Face Biometrics for Personal Identification. R. I. Hammound, B. R. Abidi and M. A. Abidi (Eds.), Springer, 2007. ISBN: 978-3-540-49344-0.
  • A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Multimodal Human Recognition Systems", in Multi-Sensor Image Fusion and Its Applications. R.S. Blum and Z. Liu (Eds.), CRC Taylor and Francis, 2005. ISBN: 0-8493-3417-9.
  • Encyclopedia Entries:

  • Encyclopedia of Cryptography and Security, Second Edition, (Henk C. A. van Tilborg and Sushil Jajodia, Eds.), Springer, 2011 :
  • Encyclopedia of Biometrics, (Stan Z. Li, Ed.), Springer, 2009:
  • Encyclopedia of Cryptography and Security, (Henk C. A. van Tilborg, Ed.), Springer, August 2005:
  • Journal, Conference, Workshop, and Magazine Articles:

    2015

  • J. Roth, X. Liu, A. Ross, D. Metaxas, "Investigating the Discriminative Power of Keystroke Sound," IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics And Security (TIFS). Accepted With Minor Changes.
  • R. Jillela and A. Ross, "Segmenting Iris Images in the Visible Spectrum with Applications in Mobile Biometrics," Pattern Recognition Letters. To Appear.
  • 2014

  • E. Marasco and A. Ross, "A Survey on Anti-Spoofing Schemes for Fingerprint Recognition Systems," ACM Computing Surveys. To Appear.
  • A. Abaza, M. A. Harrison, T. Bourlai, A. Ross, "Design and Evaluation of Photometric Image Quality Measures for Effective Face Recognition," IET Biometrics, 2014.
  • D. Adjeroh, R. Beal, A. Abbasi, W. Zheng, M. Abate, A. Ross, "Signal Fusion for Social Media Analysis of Adverse Drug Events," IEEE Intelligent Systems, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 74-80, 2014.
  • R. Jillela and A. Ross, "Matching Face Against Iris Images Using Periocular Information," Proc. of 21st IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), (Paris, France), October 2014.
  • A. Rattani and A. Ross, "Minimizing the Impact of Spoof Fabrication Material on Fingerprint Liveness Detector," Proc. of 21st IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), (Paris, France), October 2014.
  • A. S. Bommagani, M.C. Valenti, A. Ross, "A Framework for Secure Cloud-empowered Mobile Biometrics," Proc. of IEEE Military Communications Conference (MILCOM), (Baltimore, MD), October 2014.
  • A. Rattani and A. Ross, "Automatic Adaptation of Fingerprint Liveness Detector to New Spoof Materials," Proc. of International Joint Conference on Biometrics (IJCB), (Clearwater, USA), September/October 2014.
  • A. Pflug, A. Ross, C. Busch, "2D Ear Classification Based on Unsupervised Clustering," Proc. of International Joint Conference on Biometrics (IJCB), (Clearwater, USA), September/October 2014.
  • A. Othman and A. Ross, "Privacy of Facial Soft Biometrics: Suppressing Gender But Retaining Identity," Proc. of ECCV Workshop on Soft Biometrics, (Zurich, Switzerland), September 2014.
  • A. Rattani, C. Chen, A. Ross, "Evaluation of Texture Descriptors for Automated Gender Estimation from Fingerprints," Proc. of ECCV Workshop on Soft Biometrics, (Zurich, Switzerland), September 2014.
  • B. DeCann, A. Ross, M. Culp, "On Clustering Human Gait Patterns," Proc. of 22nd International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), (Stockholm, Sweden), August 2014.
  • C. Chen, A. Dantcheva, A. Ross, "Impact of Facial Cosmetics on Automatic Gender and Age Estimation Algorithms," Proc. of 9th International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications (VISAPP), (Lisbon, Portugal), January 2014.
  • 2013

  • N. Poh, A. Ross, W. Lee, J. Kittler, "A User-specific and Selective Multimodal Biometric Fusion Strategy by Ranking Subjects," Pattern Recognition, Vol. 46, Issue 12, pp. 3341 - 3357, December 2013. [Corrigendum]
  • J. Galbally, A. Ross, M. Gomez-Barrero, J. Fierrez, J. Ortega-Garcia, "Iris Image Reconstruction from Binary Templates: An Efficient Probabilistic Approach Based on Genetic Algorithms," Computer Vision and Image Understanding, Vol. 117, Issue 10, pp. 1512 - 1525, October 2013.
  • A. Abaza, A. Ross, C. Hebert, M. A. Harrison, M. S. Nixon, "A Survey on Ear Biometrics," ACM Computing Surveys, Vol. 45, No. 2, Article 22, March 2013.
  • A. Othman and A. Ross, "On Mixing Fingerprints," IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp. 260 - 267, January 2013.
  • A. Rattani, N. Poh, A. Ross, "A Bayesian Approach for Modeling Sensor Influence on Quality, Liveness and Match Score Values in Fingerprint Verification," Proc. of IEEE International Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS), (Guangzhou, China), November 2013.
  • B. DeCann and A. Ross, "De-Duplication Errors in a Biometric System: An Investigative Study," Proc. of IEEE International Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS), (Guangzhou, China), November 2013. Best Paper Award
  • B. DeCann and A. Ross, "Relating ROC and CMC Curves via the Biometric Menagerie," Proc. of 6th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2013.
  • J. Roth, X. Liu, A. Ross, D. Metaxas, "Biometric Authentication via Keystroke Sound," Proc. of 6th IAPR International Conference on Biometrics (ICB), (Madrid, Spain), June 2013.
  • C. Chen, A. Dantcheva, A. Ross, "Automatic Facial Makeup Detection with Application in Face Recognition," Proc. of 6th IAPR International Conference on Biometrics (ICB), (Madrid, Spain), June 2013. Best Poster Award
  • G. Erdogan and A. Ross, "Automatic Detection of Non-cosmetic Soft Contact Lenses in Ocular Images," Proc. of SPIE Biometric and Surveillance Technology for Human and Activity Identification X, (Baltimore, USA), May 2013.
  • C. Chen and A. Ross, "Local Gradient Gabor Pattern (LGGP) With Applications in Face Recognition, Cross-spectral Matching and Soft Biometrics," Proc. of SPIE Biometric and Surveillance Technology for Human and Activity Identification X, (Baltimore, USA), May 2013.
  • B. DeCann, A. Ross, J. Dawson, "Investigating Gait Recognition in the Short-Wave InfraRed (SWIR) Spectrum: Dataset and Challenges," Proc. of SPIE Biometric and Surveillance Technology for Human and Activity Identification X, (Baltimore, USA), May 2013.
  • J. Galbally, M. Gomez-Barrero, A. Ross, J. Fierrez, J. Ortega-Garcia, "Securing Iris Recognition Systems Against Masquerade Attacks," Proc. of SPIE Biometric and Surveillance Technology for Human and Activity Identification X, (Baltimore, USA), May 2013.
  • 2012

  • S. Crihalmeanu and A. Ross, "Multispectral Scleral Patterns for Ocular Biometric Recognition," Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 14, pp. 1860 - 1869, October 2012.
  • A. Gyaourova and A. Ross, "Index Codes for Multibiometric Pattern Retrieval," IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS), Vol. 7, Issue 2, pp. 518 - 529, April 2012.
  • Y. Ding and A. Ross, "A Comparison of Imputation Methods for Handling Missing Scores in Biometric Fusion," Pattern Recognition, Vol. 45, Issue 3, pp. 919 - 933, 2012.
  • B. Decann and A. Ross, "Can a Poor Verification System be a Good Identification System? A Preliminary Study," Proc. of IEEE International Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS), (Tenerife, Spain), December 2012.
  • V. Gottemukkula, R. Pasula, S. K. Saripalle, S. P. Tankasala, R. Derakhshani, A. Ross, "Fusing Iris and Conjunctival Vasculature: Ocular Biometrics in the Visible Spectrum," IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security, (Waltham, USA), November 2012.
  • S. P. Tankasala, R. Pasula, S. K. Saripalle, V. Gottemukkula, V. G. Nalamati, R. Derakhshani, A. Ross, "A Video-Based Hyper-Focal Imaging Method for Iris Recognition in the Visible Spectrum," IEEE International Conference on Technologies for Homeland Security , (Waltham, USA), November 2012. Best Paper Award
  • A. Dantcheva, C. Chen, A. Ross, "Can Facial Cosmetics Affect the Matching Accuracy of Face Recognition Systems?," Proc. of 5th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2012.
  • E. Marasco, Y. Ding, A. Ross, "Combining Match Scores with Liveness Values in a Fingerprint Verification System," Proc. of 5th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2012.
  • R. Jillela and A. Ross, "Mitigating Effects of Plastic Surgery: Fusing Face and Ocular Biometrics," Proc. of 5th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2012.
  • D. Cao, C. Chen, D. Adjeroh, A. Ross, "Predicting Gender and Weight from Human Metrology Using a Copula Model," Proc. of 5th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2012.
  • B. DeCann and A. Ross, "'Has This Person Been Encountered Before?': Modeling an Anonymous Identification System," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Conference, (Providence, USA), June 2012.
  • A. Rattani, N. Poh, A. Ross, "Analysis of User-specific Score Characteristics for Spoof Biometric Attacks," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Conference, (Providence, USA), June 2012.
  • A. Ross, R. Jillela, J. Smereka, V. N. Boddeti, B. V. K. VijayaKumar, R. Barnard, X. Hu, P. Pauca, R. Plemmons, "Matching Highly Non-ideal Ocular Images: An Information Fusion Approach," Proc. of the 5th IAPR International Conference on Biometrics (ICB), (New Delhi, India), March/April 2012.
  • E. Marasco, A. Ross, J. Dawson, T. Moroose, T. Ambrose, "Detecting STR peaks in degraded DNA samples," Proc. of 4th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BICoB), (Las Vegas, USA), March 2012.
  • 2011

  • A. Ross and A. Abaza, "Human Ear Recognition," IEEE Computer, pp. 79 - 81, November 2011.
  • T. Bourlai, A. Ross, A. K. Jain, "Restoring Degraded Face Images: A Case Study in Matching Faxed, Printed and Scanned Photos," IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS), Vol. 6, Issue 2, pp. 371 - 384, June 2011.
  • A. Ross and A. Othman, "Visual Cryptography for Biometric Privacy," IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS), Vol. 6, Issue 1, pp. 70 - 81, March 2011.
  • U. Park, R. Jillela, A. Ross, A. K. Jain, "Periocular Biometrics in the Visible Spectrum," IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS), Vol. 6, Issue 1, pp. 96 - 106, March 2011.
  • A. Othman and A. Ross, "Mixing Fingerprints For Generating Virtual Identities," Proc. of IEEE International Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS), (Foz do Iguacu, Brazil), November/December 2011. Best Student Paper Award (Gold)
  • C. Chen and A. Ross, " Evaluation of Gender Classification Methods on Thermal and Near-infrared Face Images," Proc. of International Joint Conference on Biometrics (IJCB), (Washington DC, USA), October 2011.
  • H. S. Bhatt, S. Bharadwaj, M. Vatsa, R. Singh, A. Ross, A. Noore, "A Framework for Quality-based Biometric Classifier Selection," Proc. of International Joint Conference on Biometrics (IJCB), (Washington DC, USA), October 2011.
  • H. S. Bhatt, S. Bharadwaj, M. Vatsa, R. Singh, A. Noore, A. Ross, "On Co-training Online Biometric Classifiers," Proc. of International Joint Conference on Biometrics (IJCB), (Washington DC, USA), October 2011. Best Poster Award
  • D. Cao, C. Chen, M. Piccirilli, D. Adjeroh, T. Bourlai, A. Ross, "Can Facial Metrology Predict Gender?," Proc. of International Joint Conference on Biometrics (IJCB), (Washington DC, USA), October 2011.
  • A. Ross and A. Othman, "Mixing Fingerprints for Template Security and Privacy," Proc. of the 19th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), (Barcelona, Spain), August/September 2011.
  • O. Iloanusi, A. Gyaourova, A. Ross, "Indexing Fingerprints Using Minutiae Quadruplets," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recogniton (CVPR) Conference, (Colorado Springs, USA), June 2011.
  • A. Ross and C. Chen, "Can Gender be Predicted from Near-Infrared Face Images?," Proc. of International Conference on Image Analysis and Recognition (ICIAR), (Burnaby, Canada), June 2011.
  • R. Jillela, A. Ross, P. Flynn, "Information Fusion in Low-resolution Iris Videos Using Principal Components Transform," Proc. of IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), (Kona, USA), January 2011.
  • S. Crihalmeanu and A. Ross, "On the Use of Multispectral Conjunctival Vasculature as a Soft Biometric," Proc. of IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), (Kona, USA), January 2011.
  • 2010

  • A. Ross, "Iris Recognition: The Path Forward," IEEE Computer, pp. 30 - 35, February 2010.
  • M. Vatsa, R. Singh, A. Noore, A. Ross, "On the Dynamic Selection of Biometric Fusion Algorithms," IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS), Vol. 5, Issue 3, pp. 470 - 479, 2010.
  • R. Singh, M. Vatsa, A. Ross, A. Noore, "Biometric Classifier Update using Online Learning: A Case Study in Near Infrared Face Verification," Image and Vision Computing, Vol. 28, Issue 7, pp. 1098 - 1105, July 2010.
  • D. K. Casleton, L. J. Shadle, A. Ross, "Measuring the Voidage of a CFB Through Image Analysis," Journal of Powder Technology, Vol. 203, Issue 1, pp. 12 - 22, October 2010.
  • D. Adjeroh, D. Cao, M. Piccirilli, A. Ross, "Predictability and Correlation in Human Metrology," Proc. of IEEE International Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS), (Seattle, USA), December 2010.
  • R. B. Gadde, D. Adjeroh, A. Ross, "Indexing Iris Images Using the Burrows-Wheeler Transform," Proc. of IEEE International Workshop on Information Forensics and Security (WIFS), (Seattle, USA), December 2010.
  • E. Marasco, A. Ross, C. Sansone, "Predicting Identification Errors in a Multibiometric System Based on Ranks and Scores," Proc. of 4th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2010.
  • A. Abaza and A. Ross, "Towards Understanding the Symmetry of Human Ears: A Biometric Perspective," Proc. of 4th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2010.
  • M. Sam Sunder and A. Ross, "Iris Image Retrieval Based on Macro-features," Proc. of International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), (Istanbul, Turkey), August 2010.
  • J. Feng, A. K. Jain, A. Ross, "Detecting Altered Fingerprints," Proc. of International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), (Istanbul, Turkey), August 2010.
  • T. Bourlai, N. Kalka, A. Ross, B. Cukic, L. Hornak, "Cross-spectral Face Verification in the ShortWave Infrared (SWIR) Band," Proc. of International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), (Istanbul, Turkey), August 2010.
  • M. Vatsa, R. Singh, A. Ross, A. Noore, "Quality-based Fusion for Multichannel Iris Recognition," Proc. of International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), (Istanbul, Turkey), August 2010.
  • D. Woodard, S. Pundlik, P. Miller, R. Jillela, A. Ross, "On the Use of Periocular and Iris Biometrics in Non-ideal Imagery," Proc. of International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), (Istanbul, Turkey), August 2010.
  • A. Ross and M. Sam Sunder, "Block Based Texture Analysis for Iris Classification and Matching," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recogniton (CVPR) Conference, (San Francisco, USA), June 2010.
  • Y. Ding and A. Ross, "When Data Goes Missing: Methods for Missing Score Imputation in Biometric Fusion," Proc. of SPIE Conference on Biometric Technology for Human Identification VII, (Orlando, USA), April 2010.
  • A. Ross and A. Othman, "Visual Cryptography for Face Privacy," Proc. of SPIE Conference on Biometric Technology for Human Identification VII, (Orlando, USA), April 2010.
  • B. Decann and A. Ross, "Gait Curves for Human Recognition, Backpack Detection, and Silhouette Correction in a Nighttime Environment," Proc. of SPIE Conference on Biometric Technology for Human Identification VII, (Orlando, USA), April 2010.
  • 2009

  • S. Shah and A. Ross, "Iris Segmentation Using Geodesic Active Contours," IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS), Vol. 4, Issue 4, pp. 824-836, December 2009.
  • J. Feng, A. K. Jain, A. Ross, "Fingerprint Alteration", MSU Technical Report, MSU-CSE-09-30, December 2009.
  • A. Abaza, A. Ross and H. Ammar, "Retrieval of Dental Radiographs for Post-Mortem Identification," Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), (Cairo, Egypt), November 2009.
  • T. Bourlai, A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "On Matching Digital Face Images Against Scanned Passport Photos," Proc. of First IEEE International Conference on Biometrics, Identity and Security (BIdS), (Tampa, USA), September 2009.
  • A. Abaza and A. Ross, "Quality Based Rank-Level Fusion in Multibiometric Systems," Proc. of 3rd IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2009.
  • A. Ross, R. Pasula and L. Hornak, "Exploring Multispectral Iris Recognition Beyond 900nm," Proc. of 3rd IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2009.
  • U. Park, A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Periocular Biometrics in the Visible Spectrum: A Feasibility Study," Proc. of 3rd IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2009.
  • K. Nandakumar, A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Biometric Fusion: Does Modeling Correlation Really Matter?," Proc. of 3rd IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2009. Best Poster Award
  • R. Singh, M. Vatsa, A. Ross and A. Noore, "Online Learning in Biometrics: A Case Study in Face Classifier Update," Proc. of 3rd IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2009. Best Poster Award
  • A. Ross, A. Rattani and M. Tistarelli, "Exploiting the Doddington Zoo Effect in Biometric Fusion," Proc. of 3rd IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2009.
  • A. Gyaourova and A. Ross, "A Coding Scheme for Indexing Multimodal Biometric Databases," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recogniton (CVPR) Conference, (Miami Beach, USA), June 2009.
  • N. Bartlow, N. Kalka, B. Cukic and A. Ross, "Identifying Fingerprint Sensors from Images", Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recogniton (CVPR) Conference, (Miami Beach, USA), June 2009.
  • R. Jillela and A. Ross, "Adaptive Frame Selection for Improved Face Recognition in Low-Resolution Videos," Proc. of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), (Atlanta, USA), June 2009.
  • K. Nandakumar, A. K. Jain and A. Ross, "Fusion in Multibiometric Identification Systems: What about the Missing Data?," Proc. of the 3rd IAPR/IEEE International Conference on Biometrics (ICB), (Alghero, Italy), June 2009.
  • S. Crihalmeanu, A. Ross and R. Derakhshani, "Enhancement and Registration Schemes for Matching Conjunctival Vasculature," Proc. of the 3rd IAPR/IEEE International Conference on Biometrics (ICB), (Alghero, Italy), June 2009.
  • 2008

  • A. Ross and R. Nadgir, "A Thin-plate Spline Calibration Model For Fingerprint Sensor Interoperability," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Special Issue on Intelligence and Security Informatics, Vol. 20, No. 8, pp. 1097-1110, August 2008.
  • A. Gyaourova and A. Ross, "A Novel Coding Scheme for Indexing Fingerprint Patterns," Proc. of the 7th International Workshop on Statistical Pattern Recognition (S+SSPR), (Orlando, USA), December 2008.
  • R. Mukherjee and A. Ross, "Indexing Iris Images," Proc. of International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), (Tampa, USA), December 2008.
  • K. Veeramachaneni, L. Osadciw, A. Ross and N. Srinivas, "Decision-level Fusion Strategies for Correlated Biometric Classifiers," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recogniton (CVPR) Conference, (Anchorage, USA), June 2008. Best Paper Award.
  • M. Vatsa, R. Singh, A. Ross and A. Noore, "Likelihood Ratio in a SVM Framework: Fusing Linear and Non-linear Face Classifiers," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recogniton (CVPR) Conference, (Anchorage, USA), June 2008.
  • 2007

  • R. Singh, M. Vatsa, A. Ross and A. Noore, "A Mosaicing Scheme for Pose Invariant Face Recognition," IEEE Transactions on Systems, Mans and Cybernetics - B, Special Issue on Biometrics, Vol. 37, Issue 5, pp. 1212-1225, October 2007.
  • A. Ross, J. Shah and A. K. Jain, "From Template to Image: Reconstructing Fingerprints From Minutiae Points," IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Special Issue on Biometrics, Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 544-560, April 2007.
  • A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Human Recognition Using Biometrics: An Overview," Annals of Telecommunications, Vol. 62, No. 1/2, pp. 11-35, January/February 2007.
  • K. Smith, P. Pauca, A. Ross, T. Torgersen and M. King, "Extended Evaluation of Simulated Wavefront Coding Technology for Iris Recognition," Proc. of the First IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), (Washington DC, USA), September 2007.
  • A. Ross, "An Introduction to Multibiometrics," Proc. of the 15th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), (Poznan, Poland), September 2007.
  • R. Derakhshani and A. Ross, "A Texture-Based Neural Network Classifier for Biometric Identification using Ocular Surface Vasculature," Proc. of International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), (Orlando, USA), August 2007.
  • F. Li, K. Goseva-Popstojanova and A. Ross, "Discovering Web Workload Characteristics through Cluster Analysis," Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA), (Cambridge, USA), pp. 61-68, July 2007.
  • U. Park, A. K. Jain and A. Ross, "Face Recognition in Video: Adaptive Fusion of Multiple Matchers," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Conference, (Minneapolis, USA), June 2007.
  • N. Bartlow, N. Kalka, B. Cukic and A. Ross, "Protecting Iris Images through Asymmetric Digital Watermarking," Proc. of 5th IEEE Workshop on Automatic Identification Advanced Technologies (AutoID), (Alghero, Italy), pp. 191-197, June 2007.
  • A. Ross and R. Mukherjee, "Augmenting Ridge Curves With Minutiae Triplets for Fingerprint Indexing," Proc. of SPIE Conference on Biometric Technology for Human Identification IV, (Orlando, USA), April 2007.
  • 2006

  • A. K. Jain, A. Ross and S. Pankanti, "Biometrics: A Tool For Information Security", IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, Vol 1, No. 2, pp. 125-143, June 2006.
  • A. Ross, S. Dass and A. K. Jain, "Fingerprint Warping Using Ridge Curve Correspondences", IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 19-30, January 2006.
  • R. Derakhshani, A. Ross and S. Crihalmeanu, " A New Biometric Modality Based on Conjunctival Vasculature," Proc. of Artificial Neural Networks in Engineering (ANNIE), (St. Louis, USA), November 2006.
  • S. Shah and A. Ross, " Generating Synthetic Irises By Feature Agglomeration," Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), (Atlanta, USA), October 2006.
  • A. Ross and S. Shah, "Segmenting Non-ideal Irises Using Geodesic Active Contours," Proc. of Biometrics Symposium (BSYM), (Baltimore, USA), September 2006.
  • S. Shah, A. Abaza, A. Ross and H. Ammar, "Automatic Tooth Segmentation Using Active Contour Without Edges," Proc. of Biometrics Symposium (BSYM), (Baltimore, USA), September 2006.
  • C. Boyce, A. Ross, M. Monaco, L. Hornak and X. Li, " Multispectral Iris Analysis: A Preliminary Study," Proc. of IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Biometrics at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Conference, (New York, USA), June 2006.
  • N. Poh, S. Bengio and A. Ross, "Revisiting Doddington's Zoo: A Systematic Method to Assess User-dependent Variabilities", Proc. of Second Workshop on Multimodal User Authentication (MMUA), (Toulose, France), May 2006.
  • A. Ross, S. Shah and J. Shah, "Image Versus Feature Mosaicing: A Case Study in Fingerprints", Proc. of SPIE Conference on Biometric Technology for Human Identification III, (Orlando, USA), pp. 620208-1 - 620208-12, April 2006.
  • A. Ross and R. Nadgir, "A Calibration Model for Fingerprint Sensor Interoperability", Proc. of SPIE Conference on Biometric Technology for Human Identification III, (Orlando, USA), pp. 62020B-1 - 62020B-12, April 2006.
  • 2005

  • A. K. Jain, K. Nandakumar and A. Ross, "Score Normalization in Multimodal Biometric Systems", Pattern Recognition, Vol. 38, No. 12, pp. 2270-2285, December 2005. Winner of the Pattern Recognition Society Best Paper Award (2005)
  • V. Manian and A. Ross, "Face Detection Using Statistical and Multiresolution Texture Features", Multimedia Cyberscape Journal, Special Issue on Pattern Recognition in Biometrics and Bioinformatics, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 1-9, 2005.
  • A. Ross, S. Dass and A. K. Jain, "A Deformable Model for Fingerprint Matching", Pattern Recognition, Vol. 38, No. 1, pp. 95-103, Jan 2005.
  • R. Singh, M. Vatsa, A. Ross and A. Noore, "Performance Enhancement of 2D Face Recognition via Mosaicing", Proc. of 4th IEEE Workshop on Automatic Identification Advanced Technologies (AutoID), (Buffalo, USA), pp. 63-68, October 2005. Best Student Paper Award
  • J. Odom, P. Ghude, A. Ross, H. Humble and F. Vanscoy, "Human Response to Different Adaptive Optic Flow Stimuli", Proc. of the 11th International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia (VSMM), (Ghent, Belgium), pp. 257-266, October 2005. Best Paper Award (Technical)
  • S. Makthal and A. Ross, "Synthesis of Iris Images using Markov Random Fields", Proc. of 13th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), (Antalya, Turkey), September 2005.
  • A. K. Jain, A. Ross and U. Uludag, "Biometric Template Security: Challenges and Solutions", Proc. of 13th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), (Antalya, Turkey), September 2005.
  • J. Reisman, U. Uludag and A. Ross, "Secure Fingerprint Matching With External Registration", Proc. of Audio- and Video-based Biometric Person Authentication (AVBPA), (Rye Brook, New York), pp. 720-729, July 2005.
  • A. Ross, J. Shah, and A. K. Jain, "Towards Reconstructing Fingerprints from Minutiae Points", Proc. of SPIE Conference on Biometric Technology for Human Identification II, (Orlando, USA), pp. 68-80, March 2005.
  • A. Ross and R. Govindarajan, "Feature Level Fusion Using Hand and Face Biometrics", Proc. of SPIE Conference on Biometric Technology for Human Identification II, (Orlando, USA), pp. 196-204, March 2005.
  • Y. Chen, S. Dass, A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Fingerprint Deformation Models Using Minutiae Locations and Orientations", Proc. of IEEE Workshop on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV), (Colorado, USA), pp. 150-155, January 2005.
  • 2004

  • U. Uludag, A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Biometric Template Selection and Update: A Case Study in Fingerprints", Pattern Recognition, Vol. 37, No. 7, pp. 1533-1542, July 2004.
  • A. K. Jain and A. Ross, "Multibiometric Systems", Communications of the ACM, Special Issue on Multimodal Interfaces, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 34-40, January 2004.
  • A. K. Jain, A. Ross and S. Prabhakar, " An Introduction to Biometric Recognition", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Special Issue on Image- and Video-Based Biometrics, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 4-20, January 2004.
  • A. Ross and A. K. Jain, "Multimodal Biometrics: An Overview", Proc. of 12th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), (Vienna, Austria), pp. 1221-1224, September 2004.
  • A. K. Jain, S. Pankanti, S. Prabhakar, L. Hong, A. Ross, and J. L. Wayman, "Biometrics: A Grand Challenge", Proc. International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), (Cambridge, UK), Vol. 2, pp. 935-942, August 2004.
  • A. Ross, S. Dass and A. K. Jain, "Estimating Fingerprint Deformation", Proc. of International Conference on Biometric Authentication (ICBA), (Hong Kong), LNCS vol. 3072, pp. 249-255, Springer Publishers, July 2004.
  • A. Ross and A. K. Jain, " Biometric Sensor Interoperability: A Case Study In Fingerprints", Proc. of International ECCV Workshop on Biometric Authentication (BioAW), (Prague), LNCS vol. 3087, pp. 134-145, Springer Publishers, May 2004.
  • 2003

  • A. Ross and A. K. Jain, " Information Fusion in Biometrics", Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 24, Issue 13, pp. 2115-2125, September 2003.
  • A. Ross, A. K. Jain and J. Reisman, "A Hybrid Fingerprint Matcher", Pattern Recognition, Vol. 36, No. 7, pp. 1661-1673, July 2003.
  • A. K. Jain, U. Uludag and A. Ross, " Biometric Template Selection: A Case Study in Fingerprints", Proc. of 4th International Conference on Audio- and Video-Based Person Authentication (AVBPA), (Guildford, UK), LNCS vol. 2688, pp. 335-342, Springer Publishers, June 2003.
  • 2002

  • A. K. Jain and A. Ross, " Learning User-specific Parameters in a Multibiometric System", Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), (Rochester, NY), pp. 57-60, September 2002.
  • A. Ross, A. K. Jain and J. Reisman, " A Hybrid Fingerprint Matcher", Proc. of International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Vol.3, pp. 795-798, (Quebec City), August 2002.
  • A. Ross, J. Reisman, A. K. Jain, " Fingerprint Matching Using Feature Space Correlation", Proc. of International ECCV Workshop on Biometric Authentication, (Copenhagen, Denmark), LNCS vol. 2359, pp.48-57, Springer Publishers, June 2002.
  • A. K. Jain and A. Ross, " Fingerprint Mosaicking", Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP) , (Orlando, Florida), May 2002.
  • 2001

  • A. K. Jain, A. Ross and S. Prabhakar, "Fingerprint Matching Using Minutiae and Texture Features", Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), (Thessaloniki, Greece), pp.282-285, Oct 2001.
  • A. K. Jain, S. Pankanti, S. Prabhakar, and A. Ross, " Recent Advances in Fingerprint Verification", Invited Paper in Proc. of 3rd International Conference on Audio- and Video-Based Person Authentication (AVBPA), (Halmstad, Sweden), LNCS vol. 2091, pp. 182-191, Springer Publishers, June 2001.
  • A. Ross, A. K. Jain, and J. Qian, " Information Fusion in Biometrics", Proc. of 3rd International Conference on Audio- and Video-Based Person Authentication (AVBPA), (Halmstad, Sweden), LNCS vol. 2091, pp. 354-359, Springer Publishers, June 2001.
  • 2000

  • A. Ross, C.B. Owen and A. Vailaya, "Models for User Access Patterns on the Web: Semantic Content versus Access History", Proc of 5th Annual World Conference on the WWW and Internet (Webnet 2000) , (San Antonio, Texas), pp.464-469, Oct/Nov 2000. Received the Top Paper Award
  • 1999

  • A. K. Jain, S. Prabhakar, and A. Ross, "Fingerprint Matching: Data Acquisition and Performance Evaluation", MSU Technical Report, No. MSU-CPS-99-14, March 1999.
  • A.K. Jain, A. Ross and S. Pankanti, "A Prototype Hand Geometry-based Verification System", Proc. of 2nd International Conference on Audio- and Video-based Biometric Person Authentication (AVBPA), (Washington D.C.), pp.166-171, March 1999.
  • 1998

  • A. K. Jain, A. Ross, and S. Prabhakar, "Biometrics-based Web Access", MSU Technical Report, No. MSU-CPS-98-33, November 1998.
  • Dissertation:

  • A. Ross, "Information Fusion in Fingerprint Authentication", Ph.D. Thesis, Michigan State University, 2003. Advisor: Prof. Anil K. Jain.


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