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Estefan Ortiz

Estefan Ortiz

Email: eortiz@nd.edu

Phone: 574-631-4391

Office: 254 Fitzpatrick


Congratulations! Dr. Estefan Ortiz, PhD

December 2, 2015

Dissertation defense

Notre Dame Biometrics Expert Is Helping To Ensure an Honest Election in Somaliland

August 19, 2014

Somaliland declared itself independent in 1991 and has been transforming itself into a rare, multiparty democracy in the Horn of Africa. University of Notre Dame biometrics expert Kevin Bowyer and his Ph.D. students Estefan Ortiz and Amanda Sgroi are playing a critical role in that process.

Notre Dame Researchers Point to Errors in NIST Report on Iris Aging

January 13, 2014

University of Notre Dame biometrics researchers Kevin Bowyer and Estefan Ortiz have released a paper that points to errors in the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) report on how iris aging affects the accuracy of iris recognition. In addition to describing specific methodological errors in the NIST report, Bowyer and Ortiz presented a list of suggestions to be addressed in a revised version of the NIST report.

Milestone: Oral Candidacy - Estefan Ortiz

November 19, 2013

Oral Candidacy Exam