A research guide on the history and use of improvised explosive devices (IED) and IED-detecting dogs in warfare, to include current research, statistics and more.
Last Updated: May 13, 2013
Top Corps Shot comes from Cpl. Reece Lodder, USMC.
Lodder shot this photo following a squad patrol to clear houses of insurgent
activity as part of Operation Tageer Shamal in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
Terrorist Explosive Sourcebook: Countering Terrorist use of Improvised Explosive Devices
Call Number: HV6431 .T85 1994
Publication Date: 1994
Howard Linett has been a member of the Israeli Police Civil Guard since 1976 and a member of its Jerusalem sniper unit since 1995. A Civil Guard sniper instructor, Linett is a frequent lecturer to Israeli Border Police sniper courses and has instructed Israel Defense Force sniper units.
Countering the Threat of Improvised Explosive Devices: Basic Research Opportunities
Call Number: HV6640 .C68 2007
Publication Date: 2007
The Office of Naval Research has asked The National Research Council to examine the current state of knowledge and practice in the prevention, detection, and mitigation of the effects of IEDs and make recommendations for avenues of research toward the goal of making these devices an ineffective tool of asymmetric warfare.