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December 14, 2015 | Source: COLIN CLARK
PALMDALE, CALIF: Northrop Grumman unveiled its vision of the so-called sixth-generation fighter, showing reporters a laser-firing aircraft that looks like a cross...
December 7, 2015 | Source: Defense Innovation Marketplace, defenseinnovationmarketplace.mil, 2015
U.S. Department of Defense Non-Lethal Weapons Program Annual Review DoD Non-Lethal Capabilities: Enhancing Readiness for Crisis Response Contents DoD Non-Lethal Weapons...
December 7, 2015 | Source: Jordan Pearson
The weapons that will be used to fight tomorrow’s wars will need to address a very old problem: friendly fire. Researchers think complex algorithms can help by telling...
December 3, 2015 | Source: SYDNEY J. FREEDBERG JR.
WASHINGTON: Lt. Gen. Brad Heithold, the head of Air Force Special Operations Command, wants to make the AC-130 a kind of flying aircraft carrier, launching mini-...
November 27, 2015 | Source:
Could this be DOD's solution to counterfit electronic components? A technique to authenticate the identity of electronic devices using quantum tunnelling has been...
November 27, 2015 | Source: Jennifer Langston, Physics.Org
University of Washington team used ambient signals from this Wi-Fi router to power sensors in a low-resolution camera and other devices. UW engineers have developed a...
November 27, 2015 | Source: Mike Williams, Rice University Public Affairs
Speedy single-molecule submersibles are a first. Though they’re not quite ready for boarding a lá “Fantastic Voyage,” nanoscale submarines created at Rice University are...
November 16, 2015 | Source: Brian Merchant, Motherboard.com
Early next year, DARPA will begin testing a 132-foot unmanned submarine-hunting ocean drone in San Diego. Slapped with the cumbersome title of Anti-Submarine Warfare...
November 13, 2015 | Source: Rory Jackson, Defense iQ
Eurofighter has revealed that the integration of multiple new systems and capabilities onto their Typhoon fighter jet is now ‘well advanced’ and ‘delivering promising...
November 12, 2015 | Source: Brendan McGarry, DOD Buzz
Drone-maker General Atomics on Monday began construction of a new training academy for pilots, the company announced. The 5–1/2-acre facility will train operators of...
November 11, 2015 | Source: John Keller, Military & Aerospace Electronics
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB, Ohio, 5 Nov. 2015. Three U.S. research companies are finding ways to create and use new materials for directed-energy weapons, as well as to...
November 10, 2015 | Source: Flightglobal, flightglobal.com
Russia could be working on a low-observable, F-35-hunting unmanned air vehicle that uses deeply-integrated electronic warfare systems to stay hidden from radars. The tip...
November 10, 2015 | Source: Aaron Mehta, Defense News
Could the Army arm the RQ-7 Shadow UAV? There are both benefits and risks. That includes building survivability in contested environments through assured precision,...
November 10, 2015 | Source: Sandra I. Erwin, National Defense Magazine
“The way we’ll use machines is to help humans make better decisions faster.” SIMI VALLEY, Calif. — Ultra-smart computers and robots that crunch data at the speed of...
November 9, 2015 | Source: Yasmin Tadjdeh, National Defense Magazine
Drones have become one of the most ubiquitous weapons to come out of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. They have given battlefield commanders unprecedented situational...
November 9, 2015 | Source: John Keller, Military & Aerospace Electronics
KEYPORT, Wash., 15 Oct. 2015. Two of the nation's largest defense contractors are joining a U.S. military research program to develop revolutionary underwater propulsion...
October 26, 2015 | Source: DARPA, darpa.mil
“Vanishing delivery vehicles could extend military and civilian operational capabilities in extenuating circumstances where currently there is no means to provide...
October 21, 2015 | Source: MC1 Lewis Hunsaker, NPS Public Affairs, September 2015
Members of NPS’ Advanced Robotic Systems Engineering Laboratory (ARSENL) flew 50 autonomous UAVs breaking their previous record of 30, set just five weeks ago. "I’m very...
October 21, 2015 | Source: Frank Rovella, The Industrial Space
"Classified as supramolecular substances, Vitrimers are a derivative of thermoset plastics and exhibit self-repairing characteristics." If you find yourself going...
October 19, 2015 | Source: Kevin McCaney, Defense Systems
Defense contractor Lockheed Martin says it has solved one of the key problems facing the military’s plans for high-powered airborne laser weapons, by counteracting the...