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Focus On: Technical Committee on Biometrics Systems

Introduction The term biometrics comes from the Greek words bios and metrikos. Biometrics deals with identification of individuals based on their biological or behavioral characteristics[1]. Up to now, a number of biometrics can be available, e.g., fingerprint, face, gait, iris, DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid), hand and finger geometry, palm print, signature, and voice, etc. Alphonse Bertillon…

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New IEEE SMC Publication: IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems

IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems focuses on such topics as modeling, simulation, analysis and understanding of social systems from the quantitative and/or computational perspective. “Systems” include man-man, man-machine and machine-machine organizations and adversarial situations as well as social media structures and their dynamics. More specifically, the transactions publishes articles on modeling the dynamics of…

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IEEE SMC Transactions on Cybernetics Editor’s Corner

It is my great honor to take the responsibility of Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics. As a flagship journal of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society since the inception in 1960, the Transactions and its predecessor has become a leading journal and source of technical knowledge on cybernetics with increasingly high impact, prestige,…

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Focus On: Technical Committee on Information Assurance & Intelligent Multimedia- Mobile Communications

The widespread nature of multimedia processing technologies and the rapid growth of network access availability have enabled many powerful and creative applications. Digital multimedia content, can be created, edited, distributed, shared, and stored with convenience at a very low cost over the mobile and ad hoc nature of today’s various networks. The use of emerging…

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