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INSIDER: Aerospace

Princeton University researchers have taken a step toward developing a type of antenna array that could coat an airplane’s wings. The technology, which could enable many uses of emerging...

INSIDER: Photonics/Optics

Three University of Arkansas researchers — electrical engineering professor Shui-Qing “Fisher” Yu, Distinguished Professor Greg Salamo, and Jin Hu, assistant...

INSIDER: RF & Microwave Electronics

After being forced to go virtual in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, SMi Group's 23rd annual Global MilSatCom Conference & Exhibition returns to being an in-person event on November 2-4, 2021, in...

INSIDER: Communications

The first day of Global MilSatCom 2021 will primarily focus on the UK Ministry of Defence's (MoD) SATCOM needs and capabilities, with particular emphasis on their SKYNET Enduring Capability ( SKEC )...

INSIDER: Aerospace

Officially formed in December 2019 as a separate and distinct branch of the United States armed forces and organized under the Department of the Air Force, the United States Space Force is...

INSIDER: RF & Microwave Electronics

If you're interested in what the US and UK's allies around the world are doing in the MILSATCOM arena, Day 3's presentations should answer many of those questions.

INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

With the addition of sensors and enhanced communication tools, providing lightweight, portable power has become even more challenging. Army-funded research demonstrated a new...

Products: Electronics & Computers
Data recorders, conduction-cooled chassis, robot chargers, and more.
Articles: Weapons Systems
The US Army, Air Force, and Navy are actively looking to new programs such as Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2) to ensure warfighters have maximum situational awareness.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
Marotta’s patented approach starts with a 3D CAD model of choice that can meet varying ranges of end application specifications.
Briefs: Data Acquisition
The Army analyzed shoreline change, dune volume, beach volume, beach slope, and cumulative elevation change along the northern Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A computational approach for action prediction can extend to machines and also promote further research in human prediction and intention sensing.
Briefs: Imaging
Army research is determining if afloat availability of satellite ISR has fundamentally changed naval operations.
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: Information Technology

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

News: Government
The two-day event highlights cutting-edge products and services designed to protect DoD personnel, equipment, and infrastructure from hostile drones.
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Mezzanine modules, voltage-controlled oscillators, cold-weather servo motors, and more.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
The use of CA, MIMO, and beamforming technologies will lead to more antennas and radio ports that need to be tested.
Application Briefs: Communications
ThinKom Solutions, Inc., has been selected to supply phased-array satellite terminals for "communications on-the-move."
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
pureLiFi has announced a new deal to supply the US Army Europe and Africa with Kitefin™, a next generation optical wireless communication system
Briefs: Data Acquisition
While Defense Test and Evaluation (T&E) is different from agriculture, data attributes can be surprisingly similar.
INSIDER: Communications

Quantum key distribution (QKD) is a method for secure communication that uses quantum mechanics to encrypt information. While the security of QKD is unbreakable in...

Products: Electronics & Computers
Coaxial connectors, tactical servers, test benches, surge protectors, and more.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Radios are a staple of naval operations but their standards must change to keep up with the times.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
Gallium nitride monolithic microwave integrated circuit (MMIC) technology has superior performance in power amplifier applications.
INSIDER: Data Acquisition

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...

White Papers: Photonics/Optics
Fiber Optic Rotary Joints Add a Spin to Sensing, Mobile, and Robotic Fiber Systems

To the passing optical signals, fiberoptic rotary joints (FORJs) are nothing more than fiber connectors, which provide connection between one or multiple...

Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A folded zoom lens, miniature rotary encoders, starter generator control, and more.
Articles: Test & Measurement
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