Sensor Nets Top R&D List for Homeland Security

The Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency (HSARPA) is focusing research and development efforts on next-generation sensor networks. The agency is channeling approximately $390 million in its current fiscal year into joint private-sector projects to devise new technologies such as sensor systems for detecting radiation and nuclear threats, as well as biological and chemical threats. To read more, see http://www.eetonline.com/sys/news/OEG20031231S0006

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