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July 10, 2015 | Source: Electronics Cooling
In this study, lightweight two-phase heat sinks embedded with the Oscillating Heat Pipe (OHP) technology are developed for the thermal management of military circuit...
July 10, 2015 | Source: Military.com
A mechanical engineer at the Army Research Lab is building a mechatronic arm exoskeleton to both train soldiers to shoot and improve soldiers’ accuracy in combat. The...
July 10, 2015 | Source: Defense One
Establishing a beachhead on enemy-held turf is historically one of the most dangerous jobs in warfare, just ask Achilles. But the robotic age may make it slightly less...
July 10, 2015 | Source: Phys.Org
Engineers at Harvard University and the University of California, San Diego, have created the first robot with a 3D-printed body that transitions from a rigid core to a...
July 10, 2015 | Source: science.dodlive.mil
The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and a small business partner are developing technologies that they expect will enable successful use of high-power processors...
July 9, 2015 | Source: Military.com
The U.S. Army has released a draft solicitation that lays out the service's latest plans to replace the M9 9mm pistol with the Modular Handgun System. Army weapons...
July 9, 2015 | Source: Marine Corps Times
There was a time when U.S. forces owned the night, conducting shadowy raids against enemies who never saw them coming. But as night vision technology becomes more...
July 9, 2015 | Source: Defense News
WASHINGTON — Boeing and Saab have teamed up to develop a Ground Launched Small Diameter Bomb (GLSDB) program, with three successful test launches of the new system...
July 9, 2015 | Source: Defense Tech
The Office of Naval Research will meet with 200 industry reps later this month in advance of the Navy’s deep dive into additive manufacturing — aka 3D printing. The Navy...
July 9, 2015 | Source: Live Science
A compact, foldable drone inspired by origami can unfold itself automatically and take flight within a fraction of a second. Hordes of these quadcopters, which are about...
July 9, 2015 | Source: Arizona State University
Sometimes looking at something at the smallest scale can lead to solutions to big problems. A recent study into the interactions of metal alloys at the nanometer and...
July 7, 2015 | Source: Defense iQ
The UK is investing in additive manufacturing research and development to maintain its place at the forefront of innovation in the global aerospace market. Business...
July 6, 2015 | Source: Arizona State University
Advances could expand capabilities of wearable electronics. Origami, the centuries-old Japanese paper-folding art, has inspired recent designs for flexible energy-...
July 6, 2015 | Source: Extreme Tech
Back in August 2014, researchers at Michigan State University have created a fully transparent solar concentrator, which could turn any window or sheet of glass (like...
July 6, 2015 | Source: defense-update.com
Major general Thomas Masiello says the technology, which fries electronic equipment with bursts of high-power microwave energy, is mature and will be miniaturised to...
July 6, 2015 | Source: CBS DC
WASHINGTON (CBS DC) — The state-owned Russian defense firm, United Instrument Manufacturing Corp., reported to state-owned news site Sputnik that they’d developed a...
July 2, 2015 | Source: Defense Acquisition University
The inability of Department of Defense (DoD) programs to sufficiently reduce technology risk prior to entering formal systems development has between 2007 and 2012...
July 2, 2015 | Source: SEAPOWER Magazine
ARLINGTON, Va. — A new battery fuel cell technology shows promise in providing more power and endurance to unmanned undersea vehicles (UUVs) and other platforms as well...
July 2, 2015 | Source: army-technology.com
BTR-MDM (Shell-M) is a tracked, airborne, multi-purpose, fully-amphibious armoured personnel carrier (APC) developed primarily for the Russian Army as well as the...
July 2, 2015 | Source: Defense Systems
The full story of the Tern program, which seeks to develop long-range drones that can launch from the deck of a ship, has yet to told, but it’s already got a couple of...