Data Release Information
Dataset records are made available to researchers only after the receipt and acceptance of a completed and signed Database Release Agreement
Data Release Protocol (broken link)
Please submit requests for the dataset unless otherwise indicated:
First release of the biometric dataset collection contains image and sound files for six biometric modalities:
- Hand Geometry
- Palm Print
The dataset also includes soft biometrics such as height and weight, for subjects of different age groups, ethnicity and gender with variable number of sessions/subject.
|Biometric Modality||Device||Nr. of subjects||Nr. of files|
|Iris||Irispass||231||3043 bmp 3043 log|
|Palmprint||HP ScanJet||263||673 bmp|
|Hand geometry||HandKey II||219||2837 jpg|
|Face||Sony EVI-D30/31||111||557 bmp|
POLICY: Due to privacy issues related to identifying individuals, face data is not made available in combination with other subset of modalities, only as a single subset.
When using biometric collection, please cite: S. Crihalmeanu, A. Ross, S. Schuckers, L. Hornak, A Protocol for Multibiometric Data Acquisition, Storage and Dissemination, Technical Report, WVU, Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, 2007