Dr S.M. Emdad Hossain working as a post-doctoral fellow in the University of Canberra. He also started his teaching in the same Faculty. Prior to come to University of Canberra, he was doing Master of Information System in Central Queensland University, Australia. He also received Bachelor in Information Technology (Hons) from Multimedia University, Malaysia. He published about 20 research papers in International Conference and Journal. His research interests include biometric technology, computer security and pattern recognition.

Girija Chetty, PhD is an Associate Professor, Software Engineering discipline in Faculty of Education Sciences Technology and Mathematics in University of Canberra, Australia. She is the primary supervisor of the project (UCMB-Database) and the research student (S.M. Emdad Hossain). She received her Bachelors and Masters (Research) degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from India, and Doctorate in Information Sciences and Engineering from Australia. She has several years of research, teaching and industry experience from India and Australia, and has led several research, development and consulting projects in the related areas. She has published over 80 research papers in peer-reviewed International Journals and Conferences, and serves on editorial and review panels for several Journals and Conferences, including Biometrics, Multimedia Intelligence and Security, and Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision. Her research interests include biometrics, image and video coding, pattern recognition, computer vision and artificial intelligence.