07059531 is referenced by 34 patents and cites 540 patents.

The present invention discloses a system and methods for biometric security using smellprint recognition biometrics in a transponder-reader system. The biometric security system also includes a smellprint sensor that detects biometric samples and a device for verifying biometric samples. In one embodiment, the biometric security system includes a transponder configured with a smellprint sensor. In another embodiment, the system includes a reader configured with a smellprint sensor. In yet another embodiment, the present invention discloses methods for proffering and processing smellprint samples to facilitate authorization of transactions.

Title
Method and system for smellprint recognition biometrics on a fob
Application Number
10/708833
Publication Number
7059531 (B2)
Application Date
March 26, 2004
Publication Date
June 13, 2006
Inventor
Peter D Saunders
Salt Lake City
UT, US
Joshua L Montgomery
Orem
UT, US
Carl Larkin
Bognore Regis
GB
William J Gray
Salt Lake City
UT, US
Seth W Fields
Taylorsville
UT, US
David S Bonalle
New Rochelle
NY, US
Blayn W Beenau
Peoria
AZ, US
Agent
Snell & Wilmer L
Assignee
American Express Travel Related Services Company
NY, US
IPC
G06K 19/00
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