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January 24th, 2007
Stopping ID fraud with nanotechnology
Your identity could be made safer thanks to Canadian scientists.
Eugenia Kumacheva from University of Toronto and colleagues have developed a nanostructured polymer material that can be used to record biometric features, such as fingerprints, photos and signatures. They claim that this technology could help prevent counterfeiting and identity fraud.
Polymer nanostructured material for the recording of biometric features
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