Homeland Security


We develop advanced technologies for detecting radiological and nuclear sources. We formulate innovative concepts for biological agent warning and response, decontamination, and medical diagnostics. We support emergency management training, preparedness, and response to catastrophic incidents. We provide equipment for safely destroying chemical weapons to meet treaty obligations.

We are committed to

  • helping operational customers address complex and rapidly evolving technical problems as an honest broker
  • providing needed science and technology solutions in major threat areas
  • expanding support to national policy development
Our partners include the Department of Homeland Security, Department of Health and Human Services, Army, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, and Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.