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11. The use of `slow motion' L\'{e}vy stable fractional diffusion smoothing in alternative methods of latent fingerprint enhancement}
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7932
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 4/30/2013
Author: Alfred S Carasso
Abstract: Photoshop processing\footnote{Mention of commmercial products or services in this report does not imply NIST appproval or endorsement of these products or services, nor does it imply that such products or services are necessarily the best availabl ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913444

12. Writing Guidelines for Requests for Proposals for Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1155
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 4/25/2013
Authors: Susan M Ballou, Michael D Garris, Anthony Clay, Joi Dickerson, Peter T Higgins, Janet Hoin, Lisa Jackson, Mike Lesko, Joe Morrissey, Leo Norton, Beth Owens, Joe Polski, Melissa K Taylor
Abstract: This is one of a series of documents prepared by the Latent Print Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) Interoperability Working Group. The purpose of these documents is to provide guidance and a framework to those involved in the id ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913324

13. The Biological Evidence Preservation Handbook: Best Practices for Evidence Handlers
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7928
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 4/23/2013
Authors: Susan M Ballou, Margaret C Kline, Mark David Stolorow, Melissa K Taylor, Shannan R Williams, Phylis S Bamberger, Burney Yvette, Larry Brown, Cynthia Jones, Ralph Keaton, William Kiley, Karen Lanning, Gerry LaPorte, Joseph Latta, Linda E Ledray, Randy Nagy, Linda Schwind, Stephanie Stoiloff, Brian Ostrom
Abstract: The report of the Technical Working Group on Biological Evidence Preservation offers guidance for individuals involved in the collection, examination, tracking, packaging, storing, and disposition of biological evidence. This may include crime sc ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913699

14. Performance Analysis of RF-Based Electronic Safety Equipment in a Subway Station and the Empire State Building
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1792
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 3/28/2013
Authors: William F Young, Catherine A Remley, Galen H Koepke, Dennis G. Camell, Jacob L. Healy
Abstract: We analyze data from NIST field tests in which radio-propagation channel path loss values were measured at approximately the same physical locations where the performance of various RF-based firefighter distress beacons were tested. These side-by ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912951

15. Dynamic Key Refreshment for Smart Grid Mesh Network Security
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 2/24/2013
Author: Hamid Gharavi
Abstract: This paper presents a dynamically updating key distribution strategy to enhance mesh network security against cyber attacks. The scheme has been applied to two security protocols known as Simultaneous Authentication of Equals (SAE) and Efficient Mesh ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912924

16. Latent Interoperability Transmission Specification
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1152
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 2/5/2013
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, Will Chapman, Austin Hicklin, George Kiebuzinski, Peter Komarinski, John Mayer-Splain, Rachel Wallner
Abstract: The Latent Interoperability Transmission Specification (LITS) is an application profile of the American National Standards Institute/National Institute of Standards and Technology, Information Technology Laboratory (ANSI/NIST-ITL) standard entitl ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913170

17. Markup Instructions for Extended Friction Ridge Features
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1151
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 2/5/2013
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, Will Chapman, Austin Hicklin, George Kiebuzinski, Peter Komarinski, John Mayer-Splain, Rachel Wallner
Abstract: This document provides instructions for latent print examiners in marking friction ridge features to maximize consistency among examiners. This document builds upon the Extended Feature Set (EFS) defined in American National Standards Institute/N ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913169

18. Survey Report for Ambulance Patient Compartment Design
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1772
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 1/22/2013
Authors: Allison Barnard Feeney, Deogratias Kibira, Yung-Tsun Tina Lee, Jennifer Lyn Marshall
Abstract: NIST conducted a survey (Office of Management and Budget, Control No. 1090-0007) of the emergency medical services (EMS) professionals in December 2011. The objective of the survey is to aid in the development of design standards for the patient ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912317

19. Extended Feature Set Profile Specification
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1134
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 1/14/2013
Authors: Melissa K Taylor, Will Chapman, Austin Hicklin, George Kiebuzinski, John Mayer-Splain, Rachel Wallner, Peter Komarinski
Abstract: This specification defines Extended Feature Set (EFS) Profiles - sets of features to be used in latent friction ridge (fingerprint, palmprint or plantar) searches of automated friction ridge identification systems (AFIS). The EFS Profiles are des ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913056

20. Workshop Report for Ambulance Patient Compartment Design
Series: Technical Note (NIST TN)
Report Number: 1766
Topic: Public Safety/Security
Published: 11/26/2012
Authors: Allison Barnard Feeney, Deogratias Kibira, Yung-Tsun Tina Lee, Jennifer Lyn Marshall
Abstract: Recently, the U.S Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate‰s Human Factors/Behavioral Sciences Division and First Responder Resources Group sponsored formation of the Ambulance Patient Compartment Design Project. Projec ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912316



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