This awardee has received supplemental funding. This award detail page includes information about both the original award and supplemental awards.
Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $332,571)
Continuing the work done in FY2005, Drakontas will add more capability to their ad-hoc networking technology. Currently, text messaging and picture messaging can be transmitted back and forth from SWAT team members to the incident command center. In this next phase, video streams are going to be integrated. Also a collaboration will be funded to work with the Port Authority of New York/ New Jersey.
The applicant will continue work on their handheld PDA system for situational awareness. They have been working closely with the New Jersey Emergency Response Team in development of their prototype device. This year's work includes enhancements to work with the new spectrum (in the 700 MHz band) that will be available to law enforcement in 2009.
- Climate, Culture, and Correction Officer Wellness
- Can Law Enforcement Training Address Racial and Ethnic Disproportionality? An Experimental Evaluation of Effective Youth Interactions
- Quantification of psychotropic cannabinoids in newly emerging hemp-derived products and evaluation of their stability and interconversion during storage