Gjøvik University College (Norway)

Gjøvik University College (Norway)

Gjøvik University College (GUC) was established in 1994. The information security group at GUC is the Norwegian Information Security laboratory (NISlab).

GUC has a biometric group (Norwegian Biometrics Laboratory) with abundant research experience and contributions in biometric authentication fields in various modalities. GUC has been an active partner in the European 7th framework project TURBINE (2008-2011) and achieved rich experience in research and testing results on fingerprint recognition and template protection algorithms and security analysis. GUC is also involved in the NIST’s NFIQ2 project on sample assessment. Besides, GUC is involved in 7 Norwegian Research Council projects on biometrics and in the European Thematic Network BEST. GUC is also an active in the Standards Norway in ISO/IEC JTC1 SC27 and SC37 on biometrics.