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AI and Security Informatics
September/October 2010 (vol. 25 no. 5)
pp. 82-90
Hsinchun Chen, University of Arizona

Based on the available crime and intelligence knowledge, federal, state, and local authorities can make timely and accurate decisions to select effective strategies and tactics as well as allocate the appropriate amount of resources to detect, prevent, and respond to future attacks. Facing the critical mission of international security and various data and technical challenges, there is a pressing need to develop the science of security informatics. The main objective is the development of advanced information technologies, systems, algorithms, and databases for security-related applications using an integrated technological, organizational, and policy-based approach. Intelligent systems have much to contribute for this emerging field.

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Index Terms:
security informatics, Semantic Web, terrorism, security, data mining, intelligent systems
Citation:
Hsinchun Chen, "AI and Security Informatics," IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 82-90, Sept.-Oct. 2010, doi:10.1109/MIS.2010.116
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