DNDO Seeks Info on COTS Rad/Nuke Monitoring Instruments
- Smugglers face neutron test. Jones, Nicola // New Scientist;1/11/2003, Vol. 177 Issue 2377, p17
Reports on the plans to install detectors that can ferret out nuclear material even if it is sealed in a lead container to tighten the U.S. security. Other security arrangements made at the U.S. border areas; Attempts made by U.S. scientists to detect nuclear smuggling; Theft of nuclear...
- COMPUTER SECURITY IS NO QUICK FIX. Reeder, Franklin S. // Government Executive;May2001, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p70
Examines the integrity of information systems in the United States. Attention to electronic commerce and business operation disruptions; Fragility of the information structure of federal agencies; Need to promote a culture of information sharing.
- Hands-On Solutions. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2001, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p45
Focuses on the need for the New York City Law Department to install comprehensive security systems. Use of HandReaders from Recognition Systems Inc. to controlling building access; Benefits of HandReaders; Comparison between the reliability of slide cards and HandReaders.
- MONITORING FOR NUCLEAR MATERIALS. Semple, Erin // Government Security;Aug2005, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p36
Features the Miniature Integrated Nuclear Detection System,a software-based, homeland security and defense system that continually monitors the environment for the presence of X-ray, gamma and neutron emitting radionuclides, developed by InSitech Inc. Product design and specifications; Capabilities.
- Camera takes pictures in dark. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;12/ 6/2013, pA02
Using a new software algorithm, MIT researchers have created a camera that compiles information from single photons of light to form a picture of an object in an almost completely darkened room. The algorithm works with a standard off-the-shelf photon detector. A laser is fired at a location and...
- DNDO Seeks Info on Regional Nuke Detection Training Centers. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;11/24/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 24, p19
The article reports on the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Training Branch seeking information on regional Preventive Radiological Nuclear Detection (PRND) training centers for the provision of PRND trainings and exercises.
- Federal Agencies May Review Security-Related Standards. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;9/24/2001, Vol. 247 Issue 13, p9
Comments on the possibility of federal agencies to review security-related standards in the United States. Role of the US General Services Administration in maintaining security alert; Creation of additional blast-protection for government buildings; Remarks on the security standards on the...
- Meeting the cyber challenge. // Crisis Response Journal;2012, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p4
The article reports on the move of the Government Communication Headquarters (GCHQ) to conduct its first competition for the Cyber Security Challenge UK that aims to attract talented people into the cyber-security profession in Great Britain.
- DESIGN OF HEU TEST OBJECTS. Blessinger, Chris; Pickett, Chris; Leckey, John H.; DeMint, Amy; Gooch, Jack; Hawk, Todd // Proceedings of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management Ann;2009, p1
The Nonproliferation Research & Development Office of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NA-22) recognized that there was a shortage of HEU sources with verifiable emission rate available for the testing of radiation detection equipment and that the use of the existing sources is...