The APS occasionally appoints special task forces to gather information, study and make recommendations for possible action to the Executive Board and Council on various topics of interest to the Society. Below are final reports from several of the more recent task forces.
APS Task Force on Countering Terrorism
Members of the APS Task Force on Countering Terrorism have prepared a series of brief white papers on technologies that fall within the broad topical areas of Sensors, Materials, and Data Systems.
Countering Terrorism White Papers