ChemImage Sensor Systems Standoff Threat Detection Sensors Featured in CBNW Magazine

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PITTSBURGH, May 28, 2015 — ChemImage Sensor Systems (CISS™) announced that its unique standoff sensor technology has been featured in an article in the January issue of Chemical Biological Nuclear Warfare (CBNW) magazine. This magazine, published by Buxton Publications and Periodicals, is read by key decision makers in the military, law enforcement and first responder communities.

The article discussed the LightGuard™ and VeroVision™ standoff sensor systems for use in detecting threats such as explosive and narcotic residues and their principles of operation. Examples of how these sensors can be used to detect vehicle and person-borne threats are presented. In addition, the successful use of the LightGuard and VeroVision sensors as a part of the security and entry control detail for one of the largest Christian Rock music festivals in the country, Creation Fest 2014, is described.

“We are extremely pleased that CBNW has chosen to feature the CISS standoff sensors in its January 2015 issue,” commented Matthew P. Nelson, Ph.D., Chief Scientist and CISS Business Director. “We look forward to supporting the readers of CBNW in their applications for standoff detection of threat materials now and in the future.”

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 drugs, 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. For more information, visit the website at

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.