ChemImage Sensor Systems Presents Recent Developments in Portable Hyperspectral Imaging at Homeland Security Week 2014

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PITTSBURGH, October 2, 2014 — ChemImage Sensor Systems (CISS) announces that Charles W. Gardner, PhD, PMP, CISS Director of Product Management will present innovative results of the company’s work utilizing portable standoff Hyperspectral Imaging (HSI) technology for detecting and identifying explosives, chemicals and narcotics at the 2014 Homeland Security Week meeting in Washington, DC.

Dr. Gardner’s talk entitled; “Portable Hyperspectral Imaging System for the Standoff Detection of Explosive and Narcotic Threats” will be presented in the Exhibit Hall Presentation Theater on Monday, October 6 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.  During his discussion, he will introduce an innovative product – VeroVision™, the next generation portable standoff HSI sensor for the widefield standoff detection of explosives and drugs of abuse.

“This presentation describes the work CISS is undertaking building a commercial HSI sensor platform for the detection of explosives, hazardous chemicals and narcotics.  VeroVision™ will leverage all of CISS’s experience in HSI to provide reliable detection of a wide variety of threats,” said Dr. Gardner.

Homeland Security Week 2014 is the premier platform to promote and foster the necessary developments needed to secure the United States from all foreseeable and future threats and sets the stage for an intuitive and in-depth focus on the next generation of homeland security.

About ChemImage Sensor Systems

CISS develops innovative products that utilize patented imaging capabilities and leverage current in-the-field technologies to address the ever-changing landscape of chemical, biological and explosive (CBE) threats. CISS has developed a series of chemical imaging sensors for point, proximity, remote and standoff detection and identification in both fixed site and on-the-move configurations, in order to protect military troops, security personnel and citizens.

ChemImage Sensor Systems is a subsidiary of ChemImage Corporation, a leader in chemical imaging technology and instrumentation.

About ChemImage

ChemImage Corporation, a leader in hyperspectral and Raman chemical imaging technology provides innovative instrumentation, analysis software, contract services and expert consulting to government, industrial and academic organizations. The company’s proprietary, state-of-the-art imaging technology has many applications, including defense, security, pharmaceuticals, forensics and biomedical diagnostic research, which can reveal critical chemical and biological information from a variety of material systems.

ChemImage’s headquarters are located in Pittsburgh, PA, where it pioneers research and development, as well as providing engineering and manufacturing which develops innovative products for the global marketplace.