Locating a shooter from the first shot via cellphone

20:00 EDT 12 May 2019 | AAAS

(Acoustical Society of America) Militaries have worked hard to develop technologies that simultaneously protect soldiers' hearing and aid in battlefield communication. However, these don't help if a soldier takes it off to assess the location of incoming gunfire. A French researcher has developed a proof of concept that uses the microphones in a TCAPS system to capture a shooter's acoustic information and transmit this to a soldier's smartphone to display shooter location in real time.

Original Article: Locating a shooter from the first shot via cellphone


More From BioPortfolio on "Locating a shooter from the first shot via cellphone"

Quick Search


Relevant Topic

Hearing, auditory perception, or audition is the ability to perceive sound by detecting vibrations, changes in the pressure of the surrounding medium through time, through an organ such as the ear. Sound may be heard through solid, liquid, or gaseous mat...