Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: DHS Awards Over $167K to Sunnyvale Ca., Startup Kiana Analytics to Develop Port of Entry Technology

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded Sunnyvale, California-based Kiana Analytics, Inc. $167,686 to develop technology to enhance the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) counting and measuring capabilities at ports of entry.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: S&T and NIST Projects in Support of NYPD Explosive Trace Detection

High volume and fast throughput screening at public venues and urban environments high in pollutants and background substances can impede detection capabilities of explosives trace detectors. The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate aims to change all that.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: DHS and Coast Guard Launch $255K Ready for Rescue Challenge to Develop New Boater Safety Solutions

DHS S&T, in collaboration with the U.S. Coast Guard Research and Development Center (RDC), launched the U.S. Coast Guard Ready for Rescue Challenge, a $255,000 prize competition that seeks boater safety solutions that will help make it easier to find people in the water.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: DHS S&T Awards $3.5M to Improve X-Ray Detection Technology

The DHS Science and Technology Directorate has awarded a total of nearly $3.5 million in funding to three new R&D projects designed to improve the threat detection capabilities of current X-ray technologies for checked baggage systems.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: DHS Awards Virginia Company $200K to Begin Automated Machine Learning Prototype Test

The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate announced that DataRobot, Inc. of Tysons Corner, Virginia has received $200,000 to begin testing a prototype of a machine learning platform for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Global Travel Assessment System.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: DHS and EPA Are Prepared to Restore Subways in the Event of a Bioterrorist Attack

Newswise imageDHS S&T completed in September 2017, a four-year Underground Transport Restoration project in collaboration with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that studied and performed exercises to see how disease-causing microbes spread through subway systems; how they can be sampled and cleaned; and how long it takes to be cleaned.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Monitoring Kentucky Dams — Protecting Waterfront Communities

Newswise imageThe Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has been researching ways to minimize risk from a dam failure and improve the response capability of stakeholders in affected areas.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: S&T Helps Create the Standards Next USCG Cutter Polar Ice Breaker

Newswise imageS&T’s Office of Standards understood the need to gather in-depth data to determine how to construct the next-generation icebreaker. To do that, they needed to see, first hand, how changes to the current construct reacted to ice.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: S&T Helps First Responders Mitigate Potential Jamming

Newswise imageDHS S&T hosted a week-long 2017 First Responder Electronic Jamming Exercise (JamX 17) at Idaho National Lab (INL) in Idaho Falls, Idaho where nearly 100 federal, state, and local public safety and private organizations gathered to test tactics and technologies.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: S&T Reveals a Determined Cyber-Posture for National Cyber Security Awareness Month

S&T supports its wide range of research and development projects by providing researchers, businesses and organizations in the cybersecurity community multiple pathways to partnership.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: New York First Responders Train for Critical Incident Response at Grand Central Terminal, Test New Tech

Newswise imageNew York City emergency responders conducted a critical incident training exercise early Sunday morning at Grand Central Terminal, and tested out some new technologies provided by DHS S&T.