“Protection of Urban Areas: DHS Research”
Speaker: Dr. Adam Hutter, Director, US Department of Homeland Security National Urban Security Technology Laboratory (NUSTL)
Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Time: 1:30-3:15 pm
Dr. Adam Hutter, will offer a review of ongoing DHS research in progress at the NUSTL, and discuss the laboratory’s unique role as the interface with practitioners working to secure urban areas from the hazards of terrorism and other disasters. Dr. Hutter will also review DHS technologies on Overview if technologies used for protection of urban areas and the DHS Science and Technology Directorate’s First Responder mission in this area.
About the Center:
The Christian Regenhard Center for Emergency Response Studies is a unique applied research center bridging the gap between theory and practice in emergency response and homeland security realms. We have a our cross-discipline responder emphasis and focus on developing actionable strategies.
About Christian Regenhard:
Christian Michael Otto Regenhard was born on August 25, 1973. He was raised in Co-op City, Bronx, New York. After graduating from the Bronx High School School of Science, he served five years in the United States Marine Corps, leaving as a decorated Recon Sergeant. After studying language, art and writing at San Francisco State University, he was hired by the Fire Department of New York (FDNY), graduating from probationary school in July 2001. He was assigned to Ladder 131 when he was killed in the collapse of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 at age 28.
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