Radiation Isotope Identifier Devices (RIIDs) are used to perform spectroscopic analysis to distinguish between different radioactive isotopes. Responders use field-deployable systems to distinguish between legitimate radiation sources and illegal ones.
Please contact NUSTL@hq.dhs.gov regarding access to the following additional documents: Test and Evaluation Results, Focus Group Report, and Assessment Report on Radioisotope Identifier Devices.
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AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 07. Detection
AEL Title: Identifier, Isotope, Radionuclide
AEL Number: 07RD-01-RIID
SAVER Project: Radiation Detectors — Identifiers