3D Identification and Containment Technology Data Sheet

Prepared By:
Working Group 3



3D scanners based on laser triangulation can measure the surface geometry of an object with an accuracy of several micrometers. For the process of dismantling a nuclear weapon, 3D identification and authentication can be used to ensure the chain of custody during temporary and long-term storage throughout the dismantlement process. Additionally, 3D surface scanning might be used to detect tampering with a containment.

Read more about 3D identification and containment technology in the following data sheet

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