Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Thermal Imaging Lie Detectors Will Be Used to Spot Signs of Deception in UK Airports

The thermal imaging cameras are designed to pick up subtle changes in a person’s temperature – usually increased blood flow and more heat around the eyes – that might indicate they are not telling the truth.

The system is based on Hasan Ugail's work, who is a professor of visual computing at UK's University of Bradford. 

What they are doing right is not disclosing which airport or how the system will be utilized- Unlike here in the  US, where the TSA released press releases informing everybody, including the terrorist, that the latest tool will be tested at Logan Airport in Boston...