Airships are defined as “lighter-than-air” aircrafts that produce lift thanks to the buoyancy of their lifting gas (helium or hydrogen) instead of the force produced… Read More »The Rise of Autonomous Special Purpose Airships
WHAT IS A SFCW AND WHY DO WE USE IT? A stepped frequency continuous wave (SFCW) consists of N equidistant discrete frequencies within a given… Read More »THE USE OF STEPPED-FREQUENCY CONTINUOUS WAVE (SFCW) RADARS to detect moving people and vehicles
Infrared (IR) sensor is most often used in wireless technology that includes remote control functions and detection of surrounding objects or obstacles. It is a… Read More »INFRARED SENSOR – WHAT IT IS, CLASSIFICATION, HOW IT WORKS, TYPES, APPLICATIONS, A&D
Nowadays, one of the most important aspects of European Countries is the need to adopt systems and solutions for guarding their territory against illegal activities… Read More »ADD-C3: An Integrated Solution for Enriched Situation Awareness for Surveillance Border Security
Why develop an ontology? An ontology defines common vocabulary for researchers who aim to share information in a specific domain. It includes both human and… Read More »The Contribution of Ontologies in BorderUAS
To prevent the pandemic infection from spreading, governments approved lengthy quarantines advising the citizens to stay at home throughout 2020 and the first half of… Read More »Cross-border Crime in the Time of COVID-19 Pandemic
Transforming a UAV to an actively connected surveillance vehicle leveraging the use of multisensory data.
An effective assessment of illegal border crossings is planned through the exploitation of active data fusion from various types of sensors, complementing each other’s capabilities.… Read More »Transforming a UAV to an actively connected surveillance vehicle leveraging the use of multisensory data.
Gathering border guard authorities’ needs and requirements concerning the most-used migration routes
According to the latest FRONTEX report (2019 Risk Analysis) on illegal crossings of the EU’s external borders, Eastern Mediterranean, Western Mediterranean and Western Balkans are… Read More »Gathering border guard authorities’ needs and requirements concerning the most-used migration routes