• What collective principles can be derived from current building protection efforts? How can information gained from a test-bed facility be extrapolated to operational buildings with completely different designs?

  • What is the cost-benefit of internal building monitoring? Suggest a tiered approach with varying levels of detection and protection capability, comparing the relative cost-benefit between tiers. Perform this assessment for both new building construction and building retrofit, and correlate to an appropriate metric (lives saved/fraction building exposed).

  • Compare and discuss the relative risks of the possible tiers in a tiered approach to chemical and biological protection efforts, from a baseline of no protection efforts up to and including a fully protected building. Consider risks associated with building retrofitting, extrapolating test data to buildings differing from test bed buildings, possible system degradation over time, etc.



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