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Virtual sea border
Author(s): D. Ferriere; A. Rucinski; T. Jankowski
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Paper Abstract

Establishing a Virtual Sea Border by performing a real-time, satellite-accessible Internet-based bio-metric supported threat assessment of arriving foreign-flagged cargo ships, their management and ownership, their arrival terminal operator and owner, and rewarding proven legitimate operators with an economic incentive for their transparency will simultaneously improve port security and maritime transportation efficiencies.

Paper Details

Date Published: 4 May 2007
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 6540, Optics and Photonics in Global Homeland Security III, 65400R (4 May 2007); doi: 10.1117/12.720846
Show Author Affiliations
D. Ferriere, National Infrastructure Institute (United States)
A. Rucinski, Univ. of New Hampshire (United States)
T. Jankowski, Univ. of New Hampshire (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6540:
Optics and Photonics in Global Homeland Security III
Theodore T. Saito; Daniel Lehrfeld; Michael J. DeWeert, Editor(s)

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