TITLE

Ears to the ground

AUTHOR(S)
Excell, Jon
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);3/24/2008, Issue 7744, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the trial of a lightweight electronic device that will detect the precise location of snipers fire within a fraction of a second in Great Britain. Developed at Foster Miller Inc., the new Ears system is based on a tiny acoustic sensor that can identify the distance and direction of snipers. An overview of the features of this acoustic sensor is presented.
ACCESSION #
32712489

 

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