Keyword: Defense

Defense

INSIDER: Photonics/Optics

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) researchers have used multi-material 3D printing to create tailored gradient refractive index glass optics that could make for better...

INSIDER: RF & Microwave Electronics

A new machine learning approach could improve radar performance in congested environments. Researchers from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command, now known as...

INSIDER: Materials

The National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) at Wichita State University announced a new $13.5 million award from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development...

Application Briefs: Weapons Systems
Learn how the Hero-30 system was evaluated for naval missions.
Application Briefs: Defense
SpearUAV recently introduced a handheld version of the Ninox 40 encapsulated drone system.
Application Briefs: Data Acquisition
Jamco America’s comprehensive dynamic test facility has an accelerator-type impact system.
Application Briefs: Defense
The first full-electric power and propulsion surface combatant, the USS Zumwalt, has been delivered to the US Navy.
Application Briefs: Defense
A company's first metal additively manufactured part took to the skies on a SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) test flight.
Application Briefs: Defense
Battery-charging times take just five minutes.
Application Briefs: Software
A company was retrofitting older avionics and needed a CAD model of the panel to see how it would fit.
Application Briefs: Imaging
The technology is completely autonomous, lightweight, reusable and non-pyrotechnical.
Application Briefs: Materials
A new partnership is intended to create a closed loop supply chain, where certified scrap material is turned into powder.
INSIDER: Imaging

The Army-led team of developers creating the Integrated Visual Augmentation System (IVAS) recently wrapped up the third major milestone testing and demonstration event where soldiers and Marines...

INSIDER: Test & Measurement

In preparation for an increased demand of its services over the next decade, the 846th Test Squadron at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, is working to get its hypersonic...

INSIDER: Defense

Recently in Rhode Island, the Office of the State Fire Marshal was called in by local law enforcement to examine a possible pipe bomb. Once the area was secured and the public was at a safe...

INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

DARPA and the U.S. Air Force (USAF) today announced successful completion of captive carry tests of two variants of the Hypersonic Air-breathing Weapon Concept...

INSIDER: Materials

Advancing technology associated with explosives, propellants, and pyrotechnics — what the scientific community calls energetic materials — is the goal of a new...

INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

Two DARPA-developed technologies – a novel decision aid for mission commanders and a rapid software integration tool – played a critical role in the recent Air Force demonstration of the...

INSIDER: RF & Microwave Electronics

Air Force Research Laboratory scientists recently patented a new tunable radio frequency (RF) filter design. The new design is for a smaller, lighter, less expensive...

Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
Charles River Analytics Inc. received funding from the US Army to build the "VECTOR" augmented and virtual reality system.
Application Briefs: Electronics & Computers
The development program is part of the Army’s effort to increase vehicle efficiency
Application Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
The plan is to deploy the Protector aircraft in a variety of wide-ranging Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) operations.
Application Briefs: Unmanned Systems
The Marine Corps will use the FLIR Centaur to assist in disarming improvised explosive devices (IEDs).
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
ADDere printing not only a rocket combustion chamber and nozzle, but seamlessly merged them into one full size rocket thrust chamber assembly.
Application Briefs: Weapons Systems
Learn about the Counter-Rocket Artillery and Mortar (CRAM) system .
INSIDER: Defense

Adranos Inc., a Purdue University-affiliated company that has developed a high-performance solid rocket fuel called ALITEC for missile and space launch systems, has obtained...

INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

Chemical weapons pose a serious threat to civilian and warfighter lives, but technology from the U.S. Army Small Business Technology Transfer program reduces those risks. Researchers...

INSIDER: Defense

Northrop Grumman Corporation received a contract from the U.S. Army’s Project Manager for Maneuver Ammunition Systems (PM-MAS) to develop the next generation airburst cartridge for...

Articles: Materials
A diamond composite is the ultimate optics and semiconducting super-material.