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Fingerprint Technology Testing for Identity Management
Last Updated Date: 07/27/2015

The long term goal of this project is to address fingerprint technology issues including: testing, fusion, and interoperability to support the … more

Rich Transcription Evaluation
Last Updated Date: 07/24/2015

The Rich Transcription evaluation series promotes and gauges advances in the state-of-the-art in several automatic speech recognition … more

Speech Analytics
Last Updated Date: 07/23/2015

The Multimodal Information Group's speech analytics program has a long history of activities supporting the development of technologies that … more

Usability and accessibility of Voting Systems
Last Updated Date: 04/08/2015

Directed by the Help America Vote Act of 2002 NIST has been working with the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) and Technical Guidelines … more

Biometric Standards Program and Resource Center
Last Updated Date: 03/19/2015

Supporting the national strategy on biometrics and the development of required biometric standards is the cornerstone of our program. We seek to … more

Data Science
Last Updated Date: 03/18/2015

The NIST Information Access Division (IAD) initiated a Data Science Program aimed to advance the measurement science for big data/data analytics … more

Video Surveillance Technologies for Retail Security
Last Updated Date: 02/10/2015

NIST has brought together major stakeholders from the retail and security industries, computer vision technologists/developers, the research … more

Computational Science in Bio-metrology
Last Updated Date: 02/06/2015

Computational Science in Biological Metrology (CS in Bio Metrology) project is about Computational Science and Biology Delivering Measurements … more

Machine Translation Program
Last Updated Date: 11/10/2014

The Multimodal Information Group's machine translation (MT) program includes several activities contributing to machine translation technology and … more

Speaker and Language Recognition Projects
Last Updated Date: 10/30/2014

Our Speaker and Language Recognition program includes several activities contributing to speaker and language recognition technology and metrology … more

IDMS Standards Activities
Last Updated Date: 10/05/2010

One of the major outcomes of this effort will be clear, robust, tested, sufficient and implementable Biometric Data Exchange Format, Biometric … more

Usability for Biometric Systems
Last Updated Date: 10/05/2010

With the plans for integrating biometrics into many areas of government and public life, the importance of usability research has increased. As we … more

Multimodal Biometrics
Last Updated Date: 10/05/2010

Researches and develops measurement and evaluation methods to advance and promote the use of technologies that 1) provide more effective access to … more

Face and Iris Testing
Last Updated Date: 10/05/2010

The Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) 2006 and the Iris Challenge Evaluation (ICE) 2006 are evaluations of face and iris recognition technology, … more

Research for Next Generation Biometric Measurements and Standards (NGBMS) for Identity Management
Last Updated Date: 10/05/2010

The long term goal of NGBMS is to fill a rapidly growing technology gap by developing new testing methodologies and standards for evaluating very … more

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