Tagged: electromagnetic

A solar flare photographed by NASA on Dec. 19, 1973.

Strategy for Protecting and Preparing the Homeland Against Threats from Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) and Geomagnetic Disturbance (GMD)

On October 9, 2018, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security [DHS] released a new strategy designed to address the threats posed by electromagnetic incidents. DHS assesses that such an incident could be “potentially catastrophic” and as such, has released this strategy to protect the critical infrastructure in the United States....

Electromagnetic Spectrum Strategy Released by the DoD

The Department of Defense (DoD) relies heavily on the electromagnetic spectrum to transmit data. As the use of the spectrum increases, the electromagnetic spectrum has become progressively more congested. The demand for timely information from air, land, maritime, space, and cyberspace operations requires a change in the way the electromagnetic...