The IEEE Biometrics Council Newsletter is published quarterly during the year and reaches biometrics enthusiasts worldwide.

News about the Council Activities, experts interview, feature articles, book and meetings reviews, new biometric databases, open source code, professional activities, BC-related conference CFPs, and other material of interest to the BC community are summarized in the Newsletter.

All Newsletter issues are available from the Archive – past issues listed below.


  • Maria De Marsico, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Associate Editors

  • Silvio Barra, University of Napels Federico II, Italy
  • Aparna Bharti, Lehigh University, USA
  • Carmen Bisogni, University of Salerno, Italy
  • Fernando Alonso-Fernandez, Halmstad University, Sweden
  • Vivek Kanhangad, Indian Institute of Technology Indore,India
  • Emanuela Marasco, George Mason University, USA
  • Shruti Nagpal, IIIT-Delhi, India
  • Tempestt Neal, University of South Florida, USA
  • João Neves, Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
  • David Freire Obregón, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
  • Kiran Raja, Norwegian Biometrics Laboratory, Norway
  • Thomas Swearingen, Michigan State University, USA
  • Ruben Tolosana, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain

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