Camera used to detect galaxies may be used to detect weapons

04/13/2005 | Wall Street Journal, The

Researchers are combining millimeter wave cameras, which are used to spot distant galaxies, with regular photography to detect concealed weapons, the Dow Jones News Wires reports. The Army could use the technology to spot hidden weapons on enemy soldiers, and it could also be used by police and airport security. The Army has funded some of the research to develop the cameras.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Executive Director
Tyler Clementi Foundation
New York, NY
Executive Director
Garden State Equality
Montclair, NJ
Major Gifts Officer
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
New York, NY
Individual Giving Manager
PENCIL, Inc
New York, NY
Research Director, Williams Institute on Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Law & Public Policy
UCLA School of Law
Los Angeles, CA