Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×
Australia

Submission + - Laser prototype improves bomb detection (cio.com.au)

angry tapir writes: "Scientists at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia have developed a prototype laser device capable of detecting tiny traces of explosive vapour, an invention that has the potential to put bomb sniffer dogs out of a job. The prototype – a pulsed, quantum laser-based, cavity ring-down spectrometer – is being tested at the US government’s Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico."
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Laser prototype improves bomb detection

Comments Filter:

Computers are useless. They can only give you answers. -- Pablo Picasso

Working...