9. Explosives Detection Based on Amplifying Fluorescence Polymers

  1. Ronald L. Woodfin Ph.D.
  1. Colin Cumming

Published Online: 18 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470085202.ch9

Trace Chemical Sensing of Explosives

Trace Chemical Sensing of Explosives

How to Cite

Cumming, C. (2006) Explosives Detection Based on Amplifying Fluorescence Polymers, in Trace Chemical Sensing of Explosives (ed R. L. Woodfin), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470085202.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Sandia National Laboratories, retired, PO Box 55, Sandia Park, New Mexico 87047, USA

Author Information

  1. Nomadics Inc., an ICx Technologies Company, 1024 S. Innovation Way, Stillwater, OK 74074, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 13 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471738398

Online ISBN: 9780470085202

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Keywords:

  • explosives detection amplifying fluorescent polymers;
  • Fido system and Fido sensitivity;
  • Fido performance limitations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • History of AFP and Fido®

  • Fido Sensitivity

  • Fido Performance

  • Performance Limitations

  • Physical Parameters

  • Latest Implementations

  • Maturity of the Fido Technology

  • Funding

  • References