Today we are sharing a robust 2005 patent harnessing EEG brainwaves in the (now) hot space of biometric authentication and security. (As mentioned, we are featuring a foundational Pervasive Neurotech patent a day, from older to newer by issue date)
U.S. Patent No. 6,898,299: Method and system for biometric recognition based on electric and/or magnetic characteristics.
- Assignee(s): GR Intellectual Reserve, LLC
- Inventor(s): Juliana H. Brooks
- Technology Category: EEG
- Issue Date: May 24, 2005
The ‘299 patent applies EEG signals, along with a number of other biometric signals, to a wide array of authentication and security applications. [Read more…] about Recognizing unique EEG brainwaves to enhance biometric authentication: Key Neurotech Patent #20