New security screening technology developed: Asqella spinning it out

Arttu Luukkainen

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VTT spin-off Asqella sells new passive THz imaging systems capable of remote detection of items concealed about the body. The company has received close to a million euros in funding from an angel syndicate, VTT and the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (Tekes). The company sees major market potential in applications such as high-throughput screening for loss prevention, event security, and security in public places. The technology will become available to customers during 2014.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationResearch highlights in safety and security
Place of PublicationEspoo
PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
ISBN (Electronic)978-951-38-8130-6
ISBN (Print)978-951-38-8129-0
Publication statusPublished - 2013
MoE publication typeD2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material

Publication series

SeriesVTT Research Highlights


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