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INSIDER: Data Acquisition

Suppose a U.S. Navy destroyer is operating in the Western Pacific and is impacted by the effects of a massive solar flare that has caused a ripple effect across the globe,...

INSIDER: Defense

A new solution compresses and offloads critical data from battlefield machines more efficiently, enabling faster AI processing and decision-making on the battlefield.

INSIDER: Defense

A team of Sandia National Laboratories engineers developed a new testing capability in support of its nuclear weapons mission. The team completed their first...

INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

A sensor film monitors how well aircraft and spacecraft withstand the mechanical stresses of flight. It can ultimately reduce maintenance costs and make the reusability of space vehicles more...

Products: Test & Measurement
Mezzanine modules, voltage-controlled oscillators, cold-weather servo motors, and more.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
By enabling distributed system architectures, SFF systems and subsystems solve many of the toughest problems facing embedded system designers.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
Commercial-grade electronics will simply not survive in the extremes of military environments.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
As radar and electronic warfare systems contend with an increasingly crowded environment, recording tests, interactions, and conflicts provide valuable insight.
Articles: Photonics/Optics
The use of CA, MIMO, and beamforming technologies will lead to more antennas and radio ports that need to be tested.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
The horizon for directed energy (DE) applications, using ultrashort pulse lasers (USPLs), is quickly approaching.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Applying an iterative solution to the Maxwell equations may accommodate the nonlinear effects produced by directed energy weapons.
News: Unmanned Systems
One of the most interesting — and definitely the most entertaining — technologies on display at this year’s AUVSI XPONENTIAL trade show was Boston Dynamics’s aptly named Spot robot.
INSIDER: Test & Measurement

A first-of-its-kind in the U.S. facility to test hypersonic technologies will be constructed in the Purdue Aerospace District adjacent to the Purdue University campus. The Hypersonic...

Products: Unmanned Systems
Coaxial connectors, tactical servers, test benches, surge protectors, and more.
Articles: Electronics & Computers
Developers of electronic warfare technologies must consider emerging U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) initiatives like Sensor Open Systems Architecture (SOSA).
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn the performance parameters that must be considered when choosing the optimum quartz crystal oscillator for a space application.
Articles: Materials
During the additive manufacturing process, microscopic holes that are invisible to the naked eye are formed within the body of the part.
Articles: Test & Measurement
COVID-19 has challenged test and measurement companies that supply the aerospace & defense sector.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Radios are a staple of naval operations but their standards must change to keep up with the times.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
A spacesuit design adds the precision Model AS-FS Flow Switch from FCI Aerospace.
Briefs: Aerospace
Innoslate software tool formally models the process of conducting test range events.
INSIDER: Aerospace

Virgin Galactic’s first fully crewed spaceflight on July 11 carried NASA-supported technology. Sirisha Bandla of Virgin Galactic operated the experiment on the Unity 22 flight on behalf of the...

INSIDER: Test & Measurement

A Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) team has taken a closer look at how nuclear weapon blasts close to the Earth’s surface create complications in their...

INSIDER: Software

The U.S. Space Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) has awarded two contracts for the Missile Track Custody Prototype effort. The effort will carry two contractors –...

INSIDER: Information Technology

U.S. Special Operations Forces have a new aid in the fight against cyber-attacks. The Tactical Key Loader (TKL) cryptographic key device, which answers the Army’s call for the...

Products: Electronics & Computers
A folded zoom lens, miniature rotary encoders, starter generator control, and more.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn about the ways to ensure that your composite designs are structurally sound.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Make sure that you have a fully integrated, automated approach to test and requirements traceability.
Articles: Aerospace
The commercial aviation industry is taking critical steps towards zero-carbon aviation.

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