* Covers latest advances in vapor and trace detection techniques and bulk detection techniques
* Reviews both current techniques and those in advanced stages of development
* Techniques that are described in detail, including its principles of operation, as well as its applications in the detection of explosives
Chapter 2. Detection of Explosives by Mass Spectrometry (J. Yinon).
Chapter 3. Explosives Detection Using Differential Mobility Spectrometry (G.A. Eiceman et al.).
Chapter 4. Electrochemical Sensing of Explosives (J. Wang).
Chapter 5. Explosive Vapor Detection Using Microcantilever Sensors (L. Senesac, T. Thundat).
Chapter 6. Neutron Techniques for Detection of Explosives (R.C. Lanza).
Chapter 7. Nuclear Quadrupole Resonance Detection of Explosives (J.B. Miller).
Chapter 8. X-ray Diffraction Imaging for Explosives Detection (G. Harding).
Chapter 9. Detection of Explosives by Millimeter-wave Imaging (D.M. Sheen et al.).
Chapter 10. Detection of Explosives by Laser Techniques (C.A. Munson et al.).
Chapter 11. Detection of Explosives by Terahertz Imaging (J.F. Federici et al.).
Chapter 12. Explosives Detection Personnel Portals (K.L. Linker).
Chapter 13. Biological Detection of Explosives
(R.J. Harper, K.G. Furton).