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June 26, 2015 | Source: NDIA National Defense Magazine
TAMPA, Fla. – U.S. Special Operations Command leaders May 20 outlined a new roadmap for how it plans to buy and deploy its intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance...
June 26, 2015 | Source: Popular Mechanics
A new shape memory material stays strong even after tens of millions of transformations. It may finally pave way for widespread usage of the futuristic materials. In...
June 26, 2015 | Source: defenseiq.com
Investment in battlefield situational awareness capabilities is a priority for military commanders with ever more advanced and accurate surveillance technologies being...
June 26, 2015 | Source: Intelligent Aerospace
PARIS, 17 June 2015. Accenture is at Paris Air Show showcasing how industrial-grade, Internet-connected wearable technology can improve manufacturing, operations, supply...
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DSIAC is attending and participating in the 2015 NSMMS (National Space & Missile Materials Symposium) | June 22-25, 2015 in Chantily, VA. DSIAC staff members are...
June 22, 2015 | Source: National Defense Magazine
If Nikola Tesla had been deployed with the USS Ponce this past year, he would have been proud. A directed energy weapon — similar, in some ways, to his own 1934...
June 22, 2015 | Source: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories
PRICELESS works of art, such as the Mona Lisa, and nuclear weapons systems rarely have anything in common. But as it turns out, research into how materials in close...
June 22, 2015 | Source: U.S. Naval Research Laboratory,
A snapped composite specimen is one thing; a theory of how that material will behave when formed into a jet wing is another. But that's what Michopoulos' group has done...
June 22, 2015 | Source: CERDEC Public Affairs
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 14, 2015) - The development of night vision technology, which began during World War II, expanded the environments in which the United...
June 22, 2015 | Source: National Defense Magazine
The Marine Corps is looking to add hybrid all-terrain vehicles to its inventory to reduce energy dependence and increase the operational reach of its forces on the...
June 20, 2015 | Source: Military.com
U.S. firms continue to reinvent the tactical shotgun, pushing its design limits well beyond traditional pump-action and semi-auto models. Whether it's loaded with...
June 20, 2015 | Source: NDIA National Defense Magazine
When it comes to ground vehicles, U.S. Special Operations Command is embracing the notion that lighter is better. SOCOM wants platforms that can traverse difficult...
June 20, 2015 | Source: NDIA National Defense Magazine
The Army has suspended purchases of new combat vehicles for the time being, but it is ploughing ahead with plans to gut aging tanks and equip them with fresh components...
June 20, 2015 | Source: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
FROM their use in technologies as simple as laser pointers to as complex as the National Ignition Facility, lasers have a wide range of applications in today’s world...
June 20, 2015 | Source: Livermore National Laboratories 
WEAPONS refurbishment efforts called life-extension programs (LEPs) enable the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) to maintain the nation’s nuclear deterrent...
June 17, 2015 | Source: hysics World Magazine
A new type of extinguisher that uses sound waves to put out fires has been built by two engineering students in the US. Both chemical- and water-free, the invention...
June 17, 2015 | Source: SURVICE Engineering
ANNAPOLIS, MD (June 16, 2015) – At the 2015 Paris Air Show, Maryland Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford, together with representatives from SURVICE and U.K.-based Malloy...
June 17, 2015 | Source: Technology.org
Advancing the efficiency of aircraft engines can be improved significantly by increasing the temperature at which they operate. Engine components today are made of super...
June 17, 2015 | Source: National Defense
The Defense Department is the largest single user of energy in the United States, if not the entire world. That dependence costs the military billions of dollars in fuel...
June 14, 2015 | Source: CERDEC
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Jan. 13, 2015) - As command, control, communications, computer, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities have continued...