Introduction and Bioaerosol Detection Terminology
This chapter is a brief introduction to the biodetection field and provides a conceptual understanding of the capability of the current biodetection technologies. As many biodetector technologies have their origin in military applications, a very brief discussion about biological weapons is also included. Finally, the chapter addresses basic definitions and nomenclature that are used in the biodetection community.
KeywordsSpecificity Specificity Biological Weapon North Atlantic Treaty Organization Biological Particle Remote Detection
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