Eyeball scans stay accurate over time, says NIST

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Researchers investigating the use of iris recognition for biometric identification have concluded that aging doesn't affect distinguishing characteristics of the average person's iris for almost a decade. The findings, reported by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) researchers, suggest that identity program managers may not need to recapture iris images as frequently as generally thought to maintain recognition accuracy, NIST officials said.

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