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INSIDER: Defense

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: Electronics & Computers
A folded zoom lens, miniature rotary encoders, starter generator control, and more.
Articles: Aerospace
Learn about the ways to ensure that your composite designs are structurally sound.
Articles: Unmanned Systems
Makers of 'Solider as a System' technologies must confront significant bandwidth and size, weight, and power (SWaP) constraints.
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Silent Sentinel’s offering includes a dual Electro-Optic/Infra-Red camera payload, a laser range finder, and a panoramic surveillance camera.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Netline Communications Technologies has unveiled its new DroneNet RD Jammer.
Briefs: Aerospace
Experimentation and analysis determined the optimum characteristics of an improved unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV).
Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
Designing fast and unpredictable motion strategies for robotic surveillance agents in complex environments using Markov chain modeling and optimization methods.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
ScanMatch software determines the similarity of two strings of eye-tracking data. See why that kind of capability is valuable.
INSIDER: Energy

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory engineers recently demonstrated Hybrid Tiger, an electric unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with multi-day endurance flight capability. The team integrated...

INSIDER: Communications

Army researchers developed a technique that allows robots to remain resilient when faced with intermittent communication losses on the battlefield. The technique, called α-shape,...

INSIDER: Communications

The Air Force Golden Horde Vanguard program successfully completed a second flight test of its collaborative weapon technologies using four Collaborative Small Diameter...

INSIDER: Communications

Army researchers developed an approach that allows a rotary wing unmanned air vehicle (UAV) to land on a moving unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) without the aid of GPS and recharge before moving on. Teams of...

Products: Data Acquisition
4D radar sensors, edge databases, 3D simulation platforms, and more.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Trophy Active Protection Systems have been delivered to the U.S. Army for installation on Abrams main battle tanks.
Briefs: Unmanned Systems
Well-calibrated imagery helps to distinguish between small UAVs and birds of similar size and dimensions.
INSIDER: Materials

Using thin films — no more than a few pieces of notebook paper thick — of a common explosive chemical, researchers from Sandia National Laboratories studied how...

Articles: Software
Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation software estimates the trajectory of separation between the aircraft and the store. But how reliable is the CFD model in real-life situations?
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
LITENING pods carry out targeting, surveillance, intelligence, search and rescue, and humanitarian relief missions.
Application Briefs: Imaging
Latvian National Armed Forces have completed the installation of a new state-of-the-art team trainer for SPIKE missiles.
Application Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Silent Sentinel Inc., a U.K.-based surveillance company, has been selected as a provider for the US Department of Defense.
Application Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
A robotized system automatically removes primers and other protective coatings from F-35 wing components.
Application Briefs: Defense
VINCORION will supply spare parts for the PUMA infantry fighting vehicle’s weapon aiming and tracking system.
Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
The "Iron Sabre" will be tested out in the U.S. Army’s 155mm Mobile Howitzer Shoot-Off Evaluation.
Briefs: Aerospace
This research establishes a fundamental understanding of the characteristics of event-based sensors.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Low-impact sensors close a gap in the U.S. space weather observation network.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A new way of assembling individual nanostructures will facilitate better design principles for plasmonic photonic devices.

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