Aviation Security Engineering: A Holistic Approach

Aviation Security Engineering: A Holistic Approach

By: Rainer Koelle (author), Alex Tarter (author), Garik Markarian (author)Hardback

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Filling a critical gap in aviation engineering literature, this unique and timely resource provides professionals with a thorough introduction to aviation system security. It enables practitioners to understand the challenges the industry faces and how they are being addressed. Readers get a complete analysis of the current aviation security standards ARINC 811, ED-127 and the draft SC-216. The book offers an appreciation for the diverse collection of members within the aviation industry. Moreover, it provides a detailed treatment of methods used to design security controls that not only meet individual corporate interests of a stakeholder, but also work towards the holistic securing of the entire industry. This forward-looking volume introduces exiting new areas of aviation security research and techniques for solving today's the most challenging problems, such as security attack identification and response.

About Author

Garik Markarian is chair and head of the Department of Communications Systems at Lancaster University. He is one of the world's leading scientists specializing in the area of wireless broadband communications. Rainer Kolle is an ATM security expert at EUROCONTROL in Brussels, Belgium. A Ph.D. candidate at the University of Lancaster, Mr. Kolle holds a master's degree in electrical engineering from the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Hamburg, Germany. Alex Tarter works for Ultra Electronics in London, specializing in UAV and aviation security projects. He holds a master's degree in engineering from Imperial College London and is currently pursuing his Ph.D. at Lancaster University.


An Overview of Aviation Security - Security. Traditional Aviation Approach. Security in the Aviation System - Aviation As a System. Industry Responses: Regulations and Standards. Implementing Security Controls in the Aviation Industry. New Research Areas and Technologies - Reactions to Threats: Time Critical Decision Making and Natural Decision Making. Intelligent Sensors. Passenger and Plane Profiling. Safety Monitoring. Case Studies.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781608070725
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 280
  • ID: 9781608070725
  • weight: 617
  • ISBN10: 1608070727

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