Kyle Hoellger
Oct 23, 2014

Fujitsu Patents Biometric Vein Authentication Technologies

Earlier this week Fujitsu filed US Patent Application 20140294251 - Vein authentication method, image processing method, and vein authentication device, which describes an improved method for infrared light irradiation of an individual's palm for biometric authentication of that person. The company also filed US Patent 8855378 - Biometric authentication device and method, which describes a biometric authentication device that can acquire a time-series of biological images by capturing repeated images of a biological part of an authenticated individual in different positions.