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2014-10-14 12:21:59

Company demonstrates technology to detect explosive compounds in fewer than four seconds with 99 percent accuracy. WASHINGTON, Oct.

2014-02-21 12:20:18

Segment shows the Company's QS-H150 detecting PETN on shoes, the explosive used in the December 2001 attack WILMINGTON, Mass., Feb.

Detecting Explosives Vapor Using The New 'Sniff Test'
2013-02-21 11:19:17

The vapor detection technology accurately detects and identifies the vapors of even very low-volatility explosives in real time at ambient temperature and without sample pre-concentration.

Why Common Explosive Sometimes Fails
2012-09-28 09:10:31

The explosive PETN has been around for a century and is used by everyone from miners to the military, but it took new research by Sandia National Laboratories to begin to discover key mechanisms behind what causes it to fail at small scales.

Locating Landmines And Buried IEDs Made Easier With New Chemical Sensor
2012-08-02 08:09:07

A chemical sensing system developed by engineers at the University of Connecticut is believed to be the first of its kind capable of detecting vapors from buried landmines and other explosive devices with the naked eye rather than advanced scientific instrumentation.

2012-05-30 11:19:41

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a new standard reference material (SRM) to aid in the detection of two explosive compounds that are known to be used by terrorists.

2009-12-30 07:00:00

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- SpectraFluidics Inc. has successfully completed its latest series of development tests involving the detection of trace levels of the explosives PETN, RDX, TNT and ammonium nitrate.

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2009-12-29 12:20:00

US lawmakers say the use of body scanners at airport security points is likely to be revisited after a would-be attacker smuggled explosives aboard a plane on Christmas Day.

2009-12-28 09:00:00

JERUSALEM, Dec. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IDenta Corp. (PINKSHEETS: IDTA) CEO Yaacov Shoham today issued the following statement concerning airplane explosives and the incident in Detroit last week.


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