Nuclear forensics addresses a diverse set of topics related to the collection, analysis, and evaluation of pre-detonation (intact) and post-detonation (exploded) radiological or nuclear materials, devices, and debris, as well as the immediate effe
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Director Huban Gowadia addresses the President’s FY 2017 budget request for Research and Development under DNDO’s purview, and the process by which DNDO carries out these functions.
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Director Huban Gowadia addresses DNDO’s efforts to prevent and respond to the arrival of a radiological device at our Nation’s maritime ports.
These are the 2015 Sector-Specific Plans that support the National Infrastructure Protection Plan.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Under Secretary Dr. Reginald Brothers, Office of Health Affairs (OHA) Assistant Secretary and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Kathryn Brinsfield, and Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Director Dr. Huban Gowadia address DHS’ work to strengthen departmental unity of effort with regard to chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosive threats to the nation.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Office of Response and Recovery Deputy Associate Administrator Robert Fenton addresses FEMA’s efforts within the realm of earthquake preparedness, response, and recovery.
The Nuclear Forensics International Technical Working Group (ITWG) recently conducted its fourth Collaborative Materials Exercise (CMX-4) to improve international understanding of nuclear forensic analysis and interpretation capabilities.
An interagency exercise of the National Technical Nuclear Forensics Ground Collections Tas
From February 17-19, 2015, members of DHS’s Domestic Nuclear Detection Office joined a U.S. delegation, led by the State Department, to participate in the Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism (GICNT) Implementation and Assessment Group’s Mid-Year Meeting in Rabat, Morocco. DNDO provided subject matter expertise for this event and played a key role in the planning and facilitation of Atlas Lion, the featured table-top exercise in which the 139 attendees from 30 countries and three official observer organizations participated.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Director Huban Gowadia addresses the ongoing efforts of DNDO to prevent and protect against radiological threats.