Tagged: Biological

Seeing Eye Drones: How the DoD can Transform CBRN and Disaster Response in the Homeland

Video – CHDS Thesis Series Fall 2016. Matt Jonkey. The threat of chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) disasters is one of the most dangerous threats to the homeland. The United States has an...

IS4010: Technology in Homeland Security

Syllabus — text. Richard Bergin, John Rollins and Tom Housel. Government agencies in today’s Information Age are more dependent than ever on technology and information sharing. This course provides individuals involved in homeland security...

Biological Adaptations as Models for Security

Biological Adaptations as Models for Security

Interview — video. Raphael Sagarin. In this Viewpoints, Raphael Sagarin research scientist with the University of Arizona discusses how many biological organisms deal with risk and uncertainty in ways applicable to the Department of...

Darwinian Approach to Homeland Security – Learning Lessons from Nature

Darwinian Approach to Homeland Security – Learning Lessons from Nature

Interview — video. Raphael Sagarin. In this Viewpoint’s episode Raphael Sagarin challenges viewers to look at homeland security through a biological lens. Sagarin contends that, in nature, organisms experience all of the same sorts...

Student Theses Series, Winter 2010- The Anthrax Vaccine: A Dilemma for Homeland Security

Student Theses Series, Winter 2010- The Anthrax Vaccine: A Dilemma for Homeland Security

Interview — video. Thomas Rempfer. The winner of the “Outstanding Thesis Award” for cohort 0803/0804 goes to Lt. Col. Thomas Rempfer for his in-depth study of the events leading to current policies that control...