This Homeland Security TOE profiles advancements in safety assistance system, wearable sensors, drones, radar, and intrusion detection solutions. Innovations profiled include a safety assistance system for detecting dirty bombs, a wearable for chemical and biological threat detection, drones for detecting human vital signs, unmanned aerial vehicles for emergency gas leak response, home monitoring system powered by artificial intelligence, an intrusion detection solution for endpoints, better decontamination after chemical or biological attacks, and detection of personnel trapped beneath debris.
The Homeland Security TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) captures global innovations and developments related to homeland security on a monthly basis. Technologies enabling security segments, including incident management, border security, CBRNE, disaster management, cybersecurity, first responders, critical infrastructure protection, maritime security, food security, personal protective equipment, and airport security are captured in this TOE.
The need for low power, smaller, lighter sensors with enhanced performance attributes and minimal false alarms is driving innovations in the sensors space. The Sensors and Control cluster covers innovations pertaining to technologies such as wireless sensors and networks, energy harvesting, haptics and touch, MEMS and nanosensors, terahertz, ubiquitous/smart sensors, CBRNE, quantified-self, sensor fusion, M2M communications, and drones.
1. Recent Developments for Homeland Security
- Safety Assistance System for Detecting Dirty Bombs
- Wearable for Chemical and Biological Threat Detection
- Drones for detecting Human Vital Signs
- Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Emergency Gas Leak Response
- Home Monitoring System Powered By Artificial Intelligence
- Intrusion Detection Solution for Endpoints
- Better Decontamination After Chemical or Biological Attacks
- Detection of Personnel Trapped Beneath Debris
- Industry Contacts