A Path to the Next Generation of U.S. Banknotes: Keeping by National Research Council, Division on Engineering and

By National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Board on Manufacturing and Engineering Design, Committee on Technologies to Deter Currency Counterfeiting

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A. Andrade. 2004. Assessing the security of a hologram with the assistance of a multi-criteria decision analysis. Keesing Journal of Documents and Identity 9:10-14. M. Klein, S. J. Christie. 2004. Perception and detection of counterfeit currency in Canada: Note quality, training and security features. L. ), Vol. 5310, pp. 1-12. Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. html Background and M o t i vat i o n for the Study • Single-note denominators. Commonly found in vending machines and change machines and at self-checkout stations, these typically use infrared, broad-wavelength optical, or magnetic sensors to detect denominationspecific features.

For example, printing over the many visual security features in the paper substrate may make them less effective. Crowding the note with too many features may result in users not noticing any of them. The lack of comprehensive, scientifically rigorous quantitative information on the effectiveness of individual features makes feature selection difficult. Specifically, a variety of systematic and well-designed statistical tests would have been very useful in decision making regarding recent feature modification and implementation.

Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. html Understanding Counterfeiting The Opportunist Counterfeiter Over the past decade, desktop publishing has become the dominant tool for counterfeit printing operations in the United States.  This trend, begun in the United States, has continued worldwide. Digital publishing tools, including color copiers, scanners, and ink-jet printers—all typically found in a college dormitory room or home office—powered by information available on the Internet, are the engines that impel opportunist counterfeiters to undertake this criminal activity.

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