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EE435 – BIOMETRIC SIGNAL PROCESSING

EE435 Biometric Signal Processing

Syllabus: Spring 2014

Rev. 1, 18 Feb 2014

For Reading,

     IB = “Introduction to Biometrics” (course textbook) 

     Ives Notes = Notes/handouts provided in class

     DIPUM = “Digital Image Processing Using MATLAB” (text available in lab)

Week 1

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

1

Tues, 1/7

(Monday Schedule)

IB Ch 1

Course Intro/Intro to Biometrics

2

Wed, 1/8

IB Ch 1

Introduction to Biometrics

Lab

Thu, 1/9

Project 1: A MATLAB Function Library

3

Fri, 1/10

IB Ch 1

Introduction to Biometrics

Week 2

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

4

Wed, 1/15

Ives Notes

Introduction to Pattern Recognition 1

5

Ives Notes

Introduction to Pattern Recognition 2

Lab

Thu, 1/16

Project 02: Pattern Recognition, Part 1

6

Fri, 1/17

Ives Notes

Introduction to Pattern Recognition 3

 PS01 due

Week 3

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

7

Mon, 1/20

 

Holiday-Martin Luther King, Jr’s Birthday

8

Wed, 1/22

Ives Notes

Introduction to Pattern Recognition 4

Lab

Thu, 1/23

Project 03:  Pattern Recognition, Part 2 (System Design)

9

Fri, 1/24

Ives Notes

Introduction to Pattern Recognition 5

PS02 due

Week 4

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

10

Mon, 1/27

Ives Notes

Introduction to Pattern Recognition 6

11

Wed, 1/29

DIPUM Ch 2

Image Processing Fundamentals

Lab

Thu, 1/30

Project 04: Intro to Image Processing

12

Fri, 1/31

DIPUM Ch 2

Image Processing Fundamentals

Week 5

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

13

Mon, 2/3

DIPUM Ch 3

Intensity Transforms and Spatial Filtering

14

Wed, 2/5

Project 05: Spatial Image Processing

Lab

Thu, 2/6

DIPUM Ch 3

Intensity Transforms and Spatial Filtering

15

Fri, 2/7

DIPUM Ch 7

Color Image Processing

PS03 due

Week 6          Academic Reserve

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

16

Mon, 2/10

DIPUM Ch 10

Color Processing/Morphological Image Processing

17

Wed, 2/12

Exam 1 (take home exam)

Lab

Thu, 2/13

DIPUM Ch 10

Morphological Image Processing SNOW DAY

18

Fri, 2/14

DIPUM Ch 10

Morphological Image Processing/

Exam 1 due beginning of class

Week 7

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

19

Mon, 2/17

Holiday-Washington’s Birthday

2

Wed, 2/19

DIPUM Ch 11

Segmentation

Lab

Thu, 2/20

Project 06: Feature Extraction and Segmentation

3

Fri, 2/21

Project 06: Feature Extraction and Segmentation

Week 8

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

4

Mon, 2/24

Ives Notes

Project 07: Video Processing: Pupil Segmentation

5

Wed, 2/26

Ives Notes

Project 07: Video Processing: Pupil Segmentation

Lab

Thu, 2/27

Ives Notes

Project 07: Video Processing: Pupil Segmentation

6

Fri, 2/28

Ives Notes

Motion Segmentation

 PS04 due

Week 9

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

7

Mon, 3/3

Project 08: Motion Detection and Tracking

8

Wed, 3/5

Ives Notes

Project 08: Motion Detection and Tracking

Lab

Thu, 3/6

 

Field Trip: Scitor Corporation

9

Fri, 3/7

Ives Notes

Project 08: Motion Detection and Tracking

PS05 due

SPRING BREAK 3/10-3/14

Week 10

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

10

Mon, 3/17

IB Ch 2

Fingerprint Recognition SNOW DAY

11

Wed, 3/19

IB Ch 2

Fingerprint Recognition

Lab

Thu, 3/20

IB Ch 2

Project 09: Fingerprint Minutiae Segmentation

12

Fri, 3/21

Project 09: Fingerprint Minutiae Segmentation

Week 11

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

13

Mon, 3/24

IB Ch 4

Iris Recognition

14

Wed, 3/26

IB Ch 4

Iris Recognition

Lab

Thu, 3/27

Project 10: Iris Recognition

15

Fri, 3/28

Project 10: Iris Recognition

PS06 due

Week 12          Academic Reserve

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

16

Mon, 3/31

IB Ch 3

Face Recognition/Take Home Exam

17

Wed, 4/2

IB Ch 3

Face Recognition

Lab

Thu, 4/3

Project 11: Face Recognition

18

Fri, 4/4

Project 11: Face Recognition

Week 13

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

37

Mon, 4/7

Project 11: Face Recognition

38

Wed, 4/9

Project 11: Face Recognition

Lab

Thu, 4/10

Project 11: Face Recognition

39

Fri, 4/11

Project 11: Face Recognition

Week 14

Lesson #

Date

Reading

Topics

Assignment

40

Mon, 4/14

IB Ch 5.4

Project 12: Hand Geometry (Final Project)

41

Wed, 4/16

IB Ch 5.4

Project 12: Hand Geometry (Final Project)

Lab

Thu, 4/17

IB Ch 5.4

Project 12: Hand Geometry (Final Project)

42

Fri, 4/18

IB Ch 5.4

Project 12: Hand Geometry (Final Project)

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