• Determination of the Active Odorant for Canine Detection of Synthetic Cathinones for the Development of a Controlled Mimic Perme

    The widespread popularity of synthetic cathinones is largely due to it availability to consumers. Although regulations have been placed to halt incoming traffic of these drugs; due to lack of ground efforts there still remains a large percent available throughout many neighborhoods.

    11/10/2018 - 05:37

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  • The chemistry of odor and odor detection

    The Chemistry of Odor and Odor Dection

    In this presentation, odor will be described on a molecular level as it relates to the evolution of odor plumes and target detection.

    11/10/2018 - 05:34

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  • Developing behavioral standards for objective examination of working dogs along the developmental trajectory

    Training working dogs for civil or security purposes is based on the evaluation and certification of dog trainers a method that brings a large variability to the assessment of working dogs performance in each phase of sorting, training and qualification throughout their time of service.

    11/10/2018 - 05:31

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  • Learning Behavior and Search Optimization

    How can knowledge about learning be used effectively to optimize search dogs’ work? For scientific research and – more importantly – in real life military operations we expect our dogs to deliver 100 % success rates. Yet dogs are living beings, and they can´t help making mistakes.

    11/10/2018 - 05:26

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