Summary of the Workshop

Will Electronic Noses complement or replace existing technologies for vapour and trace detection of explosives?
  • Jehuda Yinon
Conference paper
Part of the NATO Science Series book series (volume 159)


Eighteen papers and two posters were presented by scientists from eight different countries during the two days of the NATO ARW.

The topics can be summarized as follows:
  • Basics of electronic nose technology

  • Polymers for electronic noses

  • Biological noses

  • Single-compound sensors

  • Sensor arrays and pattern recognition

  • Metal oxide sensors

  • Electrochemical sensors

  • Micromechanical sensors

  • Chemiluminescence sensor

  • GC-SAW sensors

  • Preconcentration

  • Application of electronic noses/sensors for detection of explosives


Explosive Luminol PETN TATP EGDN 


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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jehuda Yinon
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  1. 1.National Center for Forensic ScienceUniversity of Central FloridaOrlandoUSA

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