ALERT (Awareness and Localization of Explosives-Related Threats) is a multi-university Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence (COE).
One of 12 Centers of Excellence across the country, ALERT is a multi-university, multi-institution, partnership that conducts transformational research, technology and educational development for effective response to explosives-related threats.Learn More
News & Events
October 24, 2014
ALERT Phase 2 Year 1 Annual Report Available Online!
ALERT is proud to announce that the Phase 2 Year 1 Annual Report is now available for download online.Read More
September 17, 2014
Britain’s Home Secretary Theresa May Visits ALERT
On Monday, September 15th at Northeastern University, Britain’s Home Secretary Theresa May toured ALERT’s Advanced Imaging Technology and Robust Systems Lab.Read More
September 16, 2014
The Eleventh Advanced Development for Security Applications (ADSA11) Workshop will be held on November 4th and 5th at Northeastern University, in Boston, MA, and will focus on, “Explosive Detection in Cargo for Aviation Security – Part II.”Read More