Human Gait DNA to Better ID Potential Terrorists?

U of Md. researchers have cameras looking at how people walk to identify who might be carrying bombs


Chellappa and his team now are working to integrate their, patent-pending technologies into a comprehensive surveillance system for use in security-sensitive locations.

Chellappa's technology could have widespread applications in security surveillance, as well as non-security applications in elder care and video indexing. It could be particularly helpful as part of the security measures for sensitive locations, such as military bases, public transportation terminals and other areas that need high levels of security.