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3D printed throttleable pintle injector bolted to combustion chamber transition spool. (source: Rocketstar)
"The ability of this pintle to simply and efficiently inject a multitude of hypergolic fuels and throttle them from five percent all the way to full throttle is very...
November 12, 2018 | Source: FedBixOpps.Gov, fbo.gov, 8 Nov 2018, RFI Solicitation POC: Kristyl White
The Department of Defense (DoD), Washington Headquarters Services (WHS), Acquisition Directorate (AD) is seeking information on commercially available Non-Lethal vehicle...
November 5, 2018 | Source: The Drive, The War Zone, thedrive.com, Joseph Trevithick, 6 September 2018
As the threat of hypersonic weapons continues to grow, one of the Pentagon’s top research and development arms is moving ahead with a new project to explore ways to...
November 5, 2018 | Source: Purdue University News, purdue.edu, Jared Pike, 11 June 2018
It's now possible to 3D print extremely viscous materials, with the consistency of clay or cookie dough with fine precision, thanks to work done at Purdue University...
November 5, 2018 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, Matt Leonard, 17 October 2018
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is planning to release a broad agency announcement for the Machine Common Sense program, part of its $2 billion AI...
November 5, 2018 | Source: IEEE Spectrum, spectrum.ieee.org, Evan Ackerman, 15 May 2018
Everything is better with lasers, especially tiny robot insects. For robots of all sizes, power is a fundamental problem. Any robot that moves is constrained in one way...
November 5, 2018 | Source: U.S. Army, arl.army.mil, ARL Public Affairs, 18 July 2018
A team of researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and Washington State University have discovered a new type of energetic material that could have triple the...
November 5, 2018 | Source: U.S. Army, arl.army.mil, ARL Public Affairs, 16 Apr 2018,
Army researchers have developed an artificial intelligence and machine learning technique that produces a visible face image from a thermal image of a person's face...
November 5, 2018 | Source: Defense Technical Information Center, dtic.mil, Owen Price, et. al, 2 Apr 2018
Human Electro-Muscular Incapacitation (HEMI) weapons are developed with the intent to incapacitate a subject without being lethal. However, under some use cases, these...
November 5, 2018 | Source: Defense News, defensenews.com, Robert Guerrero, USAF Deputy Assistant Secretary for Operational Energy, 25 October 2018
Wait — flying faster actually saves fuel? That was my first reaction when my team presented the results of its fuel analysis for a transoceanic mission made up of six F-...
November 5, 2018 | Source: Imperial College London, imperial.ac.uk, Duncan Swinscow-Hall, 1 February 2018
A team of Imperial alumni and postdocs are combining silk with graphene to produce next generation armor for people, vehicles and buildings. “If you were shot by a...
November 5, 2018 | Source: Popular Mechanics, popularmechanics.com, Kyle Mizokami, 10 May 2018
The new sniper bullet offers greater range than existing rounds, while the new machine gun round will be the foundation of a new, better weapon. U.S. Army and special...
November 2, 2018 | Source: Princeton University, princeton.edu, Catherine Zandonella, 14 Feb 2018
A silicon-based quantum computing device could be closer than ever due to a new experimental device that demonstrates the potential to use light as a messenger to...
November 1, 2018 | Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, news.mit.edu, David L. Chandler, 15 Feb 2018
Thermoelectric devices, which can generate power when one side of the device is a different temperature from the other, have been the subject of much research in recent...
October 31, 2018 | Source: ScienceDaily, sciencedaily.com, R. J. Snow et al, 13 Feb 2018
Preliminary atomic moment results for new iron-cobalt-manganese thin film blow past decades-old record by potentially 50 percent. Spintronics leverages electron spins to...
October 30, 2018 | Source: Microwave Journal, microwavejournal.com, 14 November 2017
In this paper recent technical advances for future radar are outlined. Technological challenges such as ultra-broadband radar and multifunctional RF applications along...
October 25, 2018 | Source: America Makes, americamakes.us
America Makes proudly announces its next Directed Project Opportunity made available today to its members for additive manufacturing (AM) applied research and...
October 25, 2018 | Source: Defense Systems, defensesystems.com, Lauren C. Williams, 23 October 2018
A new Navy policy recognizes the electromagnetic spectrum as a warfighting domain "on par with sea, land, air, space and cyber." The policy pushes "an enterprise...
October 23, 2018 | Source: U.S. Army, army.mil, 5 Oct 2018, Jane Benson
On the 25th anniversary of the Battle of Mogadishu, Matt Daly -- who currently works in the Research, Development and Engineering Command Soldier Center's Soldier...