Library for Vein Presentation Attack Detection (PAD)

This library is an open source tool consisting of a series of plugins for bob.pad.base, our open-source presentation-attack detection platform. As a result, it is fully extensible using bob.pad.base documented types and techniques. Please refer to the manual of that package for a thorough introduction. In this guide, we focus on details concerning vein PAD experiments using our plugins.

If you use this package in your publication, please cite the following paper on your references:

  author = {Tome, Pedro and Raghavendra, R. and Busch, Christoph and Tirunagari, Santosh and Poh, Norman and Shekar, B. H. and Gragnaniello, Diego and Sansone, Carlo and Verdoliva, Luisa and Marcel, S{\'{e}}bastien},
  keywords = {Biometrics, Finger vein, Spoofing Attacks, Anti-spoofing},
  month = may,
  title = {The 1st Competition on Counter Measures to Finger Vein Spoofing Attacks},
  booktitle = {The 8th IAPR International Conference on Biometrics (ICB)},
  year = {2015},
  location = {Phuket, Thailand},
  url = {}