Politics and Economics (CGU)
Political Science | Terrorism Studies
This essay in the TRENDS counter-terrorism futures series focuses on LASER (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) effects on human vision and activities in the context of riots and terrorism. Both the use and potentials of counter-optical lasers—that is, lasers utilized so as to disrupt and degrade human vision—will be highlighted with in regard to each of these forms of criminal-political activities. Additionally, a discussion of some of the applicable police and security response (countermeasures) to such laser use will be provided.
© April 2015
Bunker, R. J. (2015, April 21). Use and Potentials of Counter-Optical Lasers in Riots and Terrorism. Retrieved January 24, 2017, from TRENDS Research & Advisory. Terrorism Futures Series, http://trendsinstitution.org/use-and-potentials-of-counter-optical-lasers-in-riots-and-terrorism/