Christoph Busch


Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) __ Norway

Hochschule Darmstadt (HAD) __ Germany

Thursday 22/03/2018 __ 14:00-14:25

Session 6 __ Photo morphing fraud: 1+1=1

The Liffey B __ Level 1

Christoph Busch teaches at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway. He holds a joint appointment at the Hochschule Darmstadt (HDA), Germany and, since 2007, he lectures biometric systems at the Technical University of Denmark.

Christoph has coordinated series of projects for the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), including BioIS, BioFace, BioFinger, BioKeyS Pilot-DB, KBEinweg and NFIQ2.0, and contributed to 3D-Face, FIDELITY, TURBINE, and others EU projects. He is also principal investigator at the Center for Research in Security and Privacy (CRISP) and a co-founder of European Association for Biometrics.

Christoph has co-authored over 300 technical papers and spoken at numerous international conferences. He sits on the editorial board of the IET Biometrics and IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security journals, chairs the TeleTrusT Biometrics Working Group and German standardisation body on biometrics, and is also convenor of WG3 in ISO/IEC JTC1 SC37.

Towards face morphing detection

If an eMRTD passport is issued with a morphed facial image, two or more data subjects can then use it to pass a border control. This talk will present novel schemes used to detect such morphed facial images.