20. Homeland Security

  1. Mike S. Lee
  1. Christina L. Crawford and
  2. Herbert H. Hill

Published Online: 21 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118180730.ch20

Mass Spectrometry Handbook

Mass Spectrometry Handbook

How to Cite

Crawford, C. L. and Hill, H. H. (2012) Homeland Security, in Mass Spectrometry Handbook (ed M. S. Lee), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118180730.ch20

Editor Information

  1. Milestone Development Services, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Pharmaceutical Science and Biotechnology: Practices, Applications and Methods

Book Series Editors:

  1. Mike S. Lee

Series Editor Information

  1. Milestone Development Services, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470536735

Online ISBN: 9781118180730



  • HLS policy evaluation in the face of global terrorism, new strategies;
  • approach to HLS, security of sectors under CBRNE attacks;
  • MS and HLS in CBRNE threats, BWAs, RDD, IEDs and suicide attacks;
  • LC–MS, GC-MS, CE-MS/MS for CWA for CWA, IMS, and 3D IT-MS;
  • TIMS displacing SIMS and GD-MS, for nuclear, radiological materials


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Chemical Threats

  • Biological Threats

  • Nuclear and Radiological Threats

  • Explosive Threats

  • Conclusion

  • List of Abbreviations

  • Acknowledgment

  • References