TITLE

BEATING BIOAEROSOLS

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Stephen
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Army AL&T Magazine;Jan-Mar2013, p100
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the technological developments in the operation of the U.S. Army. It cites the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) that is mandated to safeguard the U.S. and its allies from global weapons of mass destruction. According to DTRA's Chemical and Biological Threat Agency Sciences physical scientist, Sari Paikoff, the issue confronting the agency is how the environment modifies bioaerosol threats.
ACCESSION #
86183722

 

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