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A Brief Overview of Privacy Policy in the European Union

The DoD has played an active military role in Europe for more than half of the past century. During this…

Perovskite Solar Cells

Solar power has been and will continue to be instrumental in the DoD’s efforts to procure more secure and independent…

Army Social Science Lessons for Homeland Defense Planning and Operations

I was the first anthropologist on a Human Terrain Team (HTT) to arrive in Iraq and contribute to an understanding…

Advances in Explosive Trace Detection Technology

July 2014 saw the widespread reporting of new explosives developed by radical extremist groups to target commercial aviation. Most significantly,…

Ebola

Ebola Hemmorhagic Fever (Ebola HF) or Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is a severe and often fatal viral hemorrhagic fever disease…

Production of B-24 Liberators at Ford plant in Detroit, MI. (Understanding Capitalism Part V: Evolution of the American Economy. Price, R.G., March 15, 2013/Released)

A Primer on the Defense Industrial Base

This is the third in a series of articles for the Homeland Defense and Information Analysis Center (HDIAC) describing the…

Applications of Biometrics for Immigration Management and Enforcement

Immigration control remains a challenge for the United States and many other nations around the world. While some of the…

U.S. Homeland CBRN Emergency Preparedness Enterprise – A Retrospective Review

Much can be learned from past history. Therefore, this article will study the elements comprising the U.S. Homeland CBRN emergency…

Countering WMD (CWMD) Threats – Critical Step in Emergency Preparedness Against WMD

In order to minimize or circumvent the effects of weapons of mass destruction (WMD), as related to the loss of…

The Electric Microgrid— An Economically-Viable Architecture for Energy Surety and Renewable Integration

The U.S. electric infrastructure has essentially remained unchanged in its architecture for the past century. From an engineering perspective, this…