Publications

This is an incomplete list of my publications. Consider also taking a look at the possibly more up-to-date lists at Google Scholar, ResearchGate, and dblp.org, and the older lists at ins.jku.at and usmile.at.

Journal Articles

  1. Eeva-Sofia Haukipuro et al. 2019. Mobile Brainwaves: On the Interchangeability of Simple Authentication Tasks with Low-Cost, Single-Electrode EEG Devices. IEICE Transactions on Communications, Special Section on Sensing, Wireless Networking, Data Collection, Analysis and Processing Technologies for Ambient Intelligence with Internet of Things E102-B, 4 (April 2019).
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  2. Rainhard Dieter Findling, Michael Hölzl, and René Mayrhofer. 2018. Mobile Match-on-Card Authentication Using Offline-Simplified Models with Gait and Face Biometrics. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC) 14, 11 (November 2018), 2578–2590. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1109/TMC.2018.2812883
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  3. Daniel Hintze, Philipp Hintze, Rainhard Dieter Findling, and René Mayrhofer. 2017. A Large-Scale, Long-Term Analysis of Mobile Device Usage Characteristics. Proc. ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies 1, 2 (June 2017). DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/3090078
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  4. Rainhard Dieter Findling, Muhammad Muaaz, Daniel Hintze, and René Mayrhofer. 2017. ShakeUnlock: Securely Transfer Authentication States Between Mobile Devices. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC) 16, 4 (April 2017), 1163–1175. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1109/TMC.2016.2582489
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  5. Kathrin Kefer, Clemens Holzmann, and Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2017. Evaluating the Placement of Arm-Worn Devices for Recognizing Variations of Dynamic Hand Gestures. Journal of Mobile Multimedia (JMM) 12, 3-4 (April 2017), 225–242.
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  6. René Mayrhofer, Helmut Hlavacs, and Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2015. Optimal Derotation of Shared Acceleration Time Series by Determining Relative Spatial Alignment. International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications (IJPCC) 11, 4 (October 2015), 454–466. A preliminary version of this work was published in iiWAS 2014..
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  7. Rainhard Dieter Findling and René Mayrhofer. 2013. Towards Pan Shot Face Unlock: Using Biometric Face Information from Different Perspectives to Unlock Mobile Devices. International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications 9, 3 (September 2013), 190–208. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-53862-9_53
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Theses

  1. Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2017. Unobtrusive Mutual Mobile Authentication with Biometrics and Mobile Device Motion. Doctoral Dissertation. Institute of Networks and Security (INS), JKU Johannes Kepler University Linz. Defense: 16.10.2017.
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  2. Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2013. Pan Shot Face Unlock: Towards Unlocking Personal Mobile Devices using Stereo Vision and Biometric Face Information from multiple Perspectives. Master’s Thesis. Department of Mobile Computing, School of Informatics, Communication and Media, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria. Winner of the OCG Incentive Award FH 2014 and the IFAC Fred Margulies Award 2015.
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Conference Articles

  1. Pol Fernández Clotet and Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2017. Mobile Wrist Vein Authentication Using SIFT Features. In Proc. Eurocast 2017. LNCS. Las Palmas, Spain: Springer, 205–213. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-74718-7_25
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  2. Pol Fernández Clotet and Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2017. Mobile Wrist Vein Authentication Using SIFT Features. In T. Jensen, ed. Abstract from EUROCAST. Las Palmas, Spain: Springer, 140–141. Extended abstract.
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  3. Rainhard Dieter Findling, Michael Hölzl, and René Mayrhofer. 2016. Mobile Gait Match-on-Card Authentication from Acceleration Data with Offline-Simplified Models. In Proc. MoMM 2016: 14th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia. Singapore: ACM, 250–260. DOI:https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/3007120.3007132
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  4. Kathrin Kefer, Clemens Holzmann, and Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2016. Comparing the Placement of Two Arm-Worn Devices for Recognizing Dynamic Hand Gestures. In Proc. MoMM 2016: 14th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia. Singapore: ACM, 99–104. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/3007120.3007146
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  5. Rainhard Dieter Findling and René Mayrhofer. 2015. Towards Device-to-User Authentication: Protecting Against Phishing Hardware by Ensuring Mobile Device Authenticity using Vibration Patterns. In 14th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM’15). ACM, 131–136. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/2836041.2836053
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  6. Daniel Hintze, Muhammad Muaaz, Rainhard Dieter Findling, S. Scholz, E. Koch, and René Mayrhofer. 2015. Confidence and Risk Estimation Plugins for Multi-Modal Authentication on Mobile Devices using CORMORANT. In 13th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia (MoMM 2015). Brussels, Belgium: ACM, 384–388. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/2837126.2843845
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  7. Daniel Hintze, Rainhard Dieter Findling, Muhammad Muaaz, Eckhard Koch, and René Mayrhofer. 2015. CORMORANT: Towards Continuous Risk-Aware Multi-Modal Cross-Device Authentication. In Proc. 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct Publication (UbiComp 2015). Osaka, Japan: ACM, 169–172. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/2800835.2800906
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  8. Rainhard Dieter Findling, Muhammad Muaaz, Daniel Hintze, and René Mayrhofer. 2014. ShakeUnlock: Securely Unlock Mobile Devices by Shaking them Together. In Proc. MoMM 2014: 12th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia. New York, NY, USA: ACM Press, 165–174. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/2684103.2684122 Winner of the MoMM 2017 best paper award.
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  9. Daniel Hintze, Rainhard Dieter Findling, Sebastian Scholz, and René Mayrhofer. 2014. Mobile Device Usage Characteristics: The Effect of Context and Form Factor on Locked and Unlocked Usage. In Proc. MoMM 2014: 12th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia. New York, NY, USA: ACM Press, 105–114. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/2684103.2684156
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  10. René Mayrhofer, Helmut Hlavacs, and Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2014. Optimal Derotation of Shared Acceleration Time Series by Determining Relative Spatial Alignment. In Proc. iiWAS 2014: 16th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications Services. New York, NY, USA: ACM Press, 71–78. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/2684200.2687876 Winner of the iiWAS 2014 best paper award.
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  11. Daniel Hintze, Rainhard Dieter Findling, Muhammad Muaaz, Sebastian Scholz, and René Mayrhofer. 2014. Diversity in Locked and Unlocked Mobile Device Usage. In Proc. 2014 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct Publication (UbiComp 2014). ACM Press, 379–384. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/2638728.2641697 UbiComp/ISWC 2014 Programming Competition winner.
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  12. Rainhard Dieter Findling, Fabian Wenny, René Mayrhofer, and Clemens Holzmann. 2013. Range Face Segmentation: Face Detection and Segmentation for Authentication in Mobile Device Range Images. In Ismail Khalil, ed. Proc. MoMM 2013: 11th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia. New York, NY, USA: ACM, 260–269.
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  13. Rainhard Dieter Findling and René Mayrhofer. 2013. Towards Secure Personal Device Unlock using Stereo Camera Pan Shots. In Roberto Moreno-Díaz, Franz Pichler, & Alexis Quesada-Arencibia, eds. Second International Workshop on Mobile Computing Platforms and Technologies (MCPT 2013) on the 14th International Conference on Computer Aided Systems Theory (EUROCAST 2013). Las Palmas, Spain: Springer, 417–424. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-53862-9_53
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  14. Rainhard Dieter Findling and René Mayrhofer. 2013. Towards Secure Personal Device Unlock using Stereo Camera Pan Shots. In Abstracts of EUROCAST. Las Palmas, Spain: Springer. Extended abstract.
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  15. Rainhard Findling and René Mayrhofer. 2012. Towards Face Unlock: On the Difficulty of Reliably Detecting Faces on Mobile Phones. In Ismail Khalil, ed. Proc. MoMM 2012: 10th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia. New York, NY, USA: ACM, 275–280.
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Technical Reports

  1. Rainhard Dieter Findling. 2015. Key Code Recognition: Case Study of Automatically Deriving the Code of a Physical Key from Mobile Device Camera Images for the EVVA A key profile, Softwarepark 11, A-4232 Hagenberg, Austria: University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria.
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