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11. Human Engineering Design Criteria Standards Part 2: Methodology and Interview Results
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7934
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 4/28/2014
Authors: Susanne M Furman, Mary Frances Theofanos, Sam Chapman
Abstract: The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) requires general human systems integration (HSI) criteria for the design and development of human-machine interfaces for the technology, systems, equipment, and facilities employed by its user population. ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913370

12. Impact of RF Interference between a Passive RFID System and a Frequency Hopping Communications System in the 900 MHz ISM Band
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 7/25/2010
Author: Michael R Souryal
Abstract: We present experimental measurements and analysis of RF interference between a passive RFID system and a generic frequency hopping communications system in the 902 928 MHz ISM radio band. Interference in both directions is considered, RFID to communi ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=904764

13. Measurements for the Development of Simulated Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials
Series: Journal of Research (NIST JRES)
Report Number: 117.008r2012
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 4/3/2012
Author: Leticia S Pibida
Abstract: Nineteen different commercially available samples containing naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORM) (i.e., natural uranium, thorium, radium and potassium) were investigated, including zircon sand, cat litter, roofing tiles, ice melt and ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910608

14. Modeling and Simulation of Critical Infrastructure Systems for Homeland Security Applications
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7785
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 9/1/2011
Authors: Charles R. McLean, Yung-Tsun Tina Lee, Sanjay Jain, Charles W. Hutchings
Abstract: The purpose of this document is to provide a foundation for establishing a modeling and simulation technical interest group whose focus is information exchange on critical infrastructure protection issues. The document defines an initial set of user ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907814

15. Modeling and Simulation of Hazardous Material Releases for Homeland Security Applications
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7786
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 9/1/2011
Authors: Charles R. McLean, Yung-Tsun Tina Lee, Sanjay Jain, Charles W. Hutchings
Abstract: The purpose of this document is to provide: 1) a compendium of information pertaining to the modeling and simulation of hazardous material releases, and 2) a foundation for the establishment of a modeling and simulation technical interest group whose ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=907349

16. Modeling for Optimal Ambulance Patient Compartment Layout
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 3/30/2012
Authors: Deogratias Kibira, Yung-Tsun Tina Lee, Mehdi Dadfarnia
Abstract: This paper describes how modeling and simulation can play a major role in developing standards recommendations for patient compartment layout of automotive ambulances in the United States, to improve performance and safety. Acquiring necessary inform ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910553

17. Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
Series: Federal Inf. Process. Stds. (NIST FIPS)
Report Number: 201-1
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 6/26/2006
Authors: William I. MacGregor, Ketan Mehta
Abstract: [Superseded by FIPS 201-2(August 2013): http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=914530] This document was developed to satisfy the requirements of HSPD-12, approved by the Secretary of Commerce, and issued on March 2006. This cha ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50836

18. Personal Identity Verification of Federal Employees and Contractors
Series: Federal Inf. Process. Stds. (NIST FIPS)
Report Number: 201
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 2/1/2005
Authors: William C Barker, James F Dray Jr, Ramaswamy Chandramouli, Teresa T. Schwarzhoff, William T Polk, Donna F Dodson, Ketan L Mehta, S Gupta, William Edward Burr, Timothy Grance
Abstract: [Superseded by FIPS 201-1 (March 2006): http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=50836] FIPS 201 specifies the technical and operational requirements for interoperable PIV systems that issue smart cards as identification credentia ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=150207

19. Pilot Study of Automated Bullet Signature Identification Based on Topography Measurements and Correlations
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 3/1/2010
Authors: Wei Chu, Jun-Feng Song, Theodore Vincent Vorburger, James H Yen, Susan M Ballou, Benjamin Bachrach
Abstract: A procedure for automated bullet signature identification is described based on topography measurements using confocal microscope and correlations calculation. Automated search and retrieval systems are widely used for comparison of firearms evidence ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=824708

20. Portable X-Ray Systems for Use in Bomb Identification and Interdiction
Topic: Homeland Security
Published: 12/1/2007
Author: Nicholas G Paulter Jr
Abstract: The NIJ Standard for Portable X-Ray Systems is a minimum performance standard as applied to the man-portable battery-powered x-ray systems for use by bomb technicians and investigators. These systems comprise the x-ray generator, the image acquisitio ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=32336



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