DRDC-funded

Projects and publications supported by the DRDC Center for Security Science

ART in ABC: Risk analysis of face and iris biometrics in border/access control applications 

CSSP-2013-CP-1020, 2013-2015. Status: Finished
Lead: CBSA (PI: Dmitry Gorodnichy).
Partners: University of Calgary, Frontex

Accelerated Evidence Search

CSSP-2013-CD-1063), 2013-2014. Status: Finished
Lead: CBSA (PI: David Bissessar).

Architecture and Assessment: Privacy Preserving Biometrically Secured Electronic Documents

 CSSP-2013-CD-1064, 2013-2014. Status: Finished
Lead: CBSA (PI: David Bissessar).

PROVE-IT (FRiV): Real-time Face Recognition Technologies for Video-surveillance Applications

PSTP03-401BIOM), 2011-2013.  Status: Finished
Lead: CBSA (PI: Dmitry Gorodnichy).
Partners: ETS, uOttawa, RCMP, UK HomeOffice, FBI, NIST

PROVE-IT(VA): Video Analytics for Border and Transportation Security: Indoor and Outdoor Environments 

PSTP03-402BTS), 2011-2013.
Lead: CBSA (PI: Dmitry Gorodnichy).
Partners: uOttawa, CRIM, RCMP, UK HomeOffice, FBI, NIST

Biometric Data Safeguarding Technologies: Analysis and Best Practices

PSTP 02-351-BIOM, 2009-2010
Lead: CBSA (PI: David Bissessar).
Partners: Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, International Biometrics Group
  • David Bissessar, Dmitry Gorodnichy, Alex Stoianov and Michael Thieme. Assessment of Privacy Enhancing Technologies for Biometrics, Electronic Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Security and Defence Applications (CISDA 2012), Ottawa, 2012

C-BET: Comprehensive Biometrics Evaluation Toolkit

TI09-291,  2009-2011.
Lead: CBSA (PI: Dmitry Gorodnichy).

Biometric Border Security Evaluation Framework 

PSTP08-0110BIOM, 2008-2009,
in partnership with International Biometrics Group.

Comprehensive Evaluation of Stand-Off Biometrics Techniques for Enhanced Surveillance during Major Events

 PSTP08-0109BIOM, 2008-2009,
In partnership with RCMP and International Biometrics Group.

VT4NS: Video Technology for National Security, Gov't of Canada inter-departmental initiative

2007-2014.
Lead / Chair: Dmitry Gorodnichy, CBSA
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