Electronic passport expert available for interviews
HOUSTON – (March 9, 2014) – Chris Bronk, Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy fellow in information technology, is available to comment on the passport fraud discovered after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.
Bronk’s paper, “Innovation by Policy: A Study of the Electronic Passport (2007),” provides background on anti-fraud measures found in passports today and is available at http://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/20481.
A current New York Times story, “Passport Theft Adds to Mystery of Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet,” is available here: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/10/world/asia/malaysia-airlines-flight.html?_r=0.
Bronk is available for interviews this weekend; contact him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rice University’s Baker Institute HDTV and ISDN-equipped studio is available for national broadcast interviews.
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Christopher Bronk biography: http://bakerinstitute.org/experts/christopher-bronk/