Stories with the tag: Threat Detection/Prevention
Nuisance alarm rates in radiation detectors at seaports and ports of entry are down significantly due to PNNL data analysis efforts that are saving time and money at the ports.
Release Date: 1/4/2016
New information about how Anthrax spores grow in human lung cells may help predict risk and outcomes of anthrax attacks.
Release Date: 6/22/2015
A new mobile app will make it easier for first responders to access an updated report that will let them evaluate available products designed to help identify biological threats in the field.
Release Date: 1/8/2015
3D printing process turns a cell phone into a high powered microscope for pennies.
Release Date: 9/15/2014
Court Corley and colleagues have earned a “best paper” award at an IEEE conference for their paper about a social media analysis tool that tries to make sense of billions of social media messages put out constantly by 7 billion “human sensors” — people — around the planet.
Release Date: 6/6/2013
The Department of Homeland Security and DOE’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory issued a report that summarizes an extensive list of commercially available, hand-portable biodetection technologies that can help end-users such as firefighters, police officers and HazMat workers find the right technology.
Release Date: 4/3/2013
A quick, accurate and highly sensitive process to reliably detect minute traces of explosives on luggage, cargo or traveling passengers has been demonstrated by scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
Release Date: 2/20/2013
PNNL and the Department of Homeland Security have launched a pilot project at Boston Logan International Airport to test and demonstrate new video surveillance security technology.
Release Date: 5/6/2010
More than 300 trained maritime law enforcement and first responder personnel from federal, state, local, and tribal agencies participated in an operational maritime exercise in Puget Sound this week.
Release Date: 9/24/2009
Release Date: 9/22/2009