Date: June 29, 2011
The NIHS is undergoing a new process for the project review process. The NIHS typically hosts a semi-annual review conference that allows PIs to present their projects to the various sector representatives followed by a Q&A session.
Date: June 22, 2011
Darrell Taulbee received the safety act designation for Ferti-Safe technology from the Department of Homeland Security. This means DHS took an objective look at the technology and considers it a QATT - qualified anti-terrorist technology and DHS has placed limits on any potential liability claims against UK as owner of the technology.
Date: June 14, 2011
On June 7, 2011, the NIHS hosted a Review Conference Webinar for the KCI Water Sector projects. The webinar allowed the PI s to share detailed information about the projects and allowed time for a Q&A session from the webinar participants. The projects that presented were:
Date: June 9, 2011
Response of Curtain Wall Architectural Envelopes to Negative Phase Blast Effects Project Reaching Milestones
Date: May 31, 2011
The Need Addressed By the Project:
Reduce collateral damage to structures and protect citizens near terrorist targets by increasing the resiliency of curtain wall systems in the negative blast phase.
· Develop architectural envelopes for blast mitigation solutions in typical curtain wall configurations