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Using Short-Wavelength Ultraviolet (UV-C) as a COVID-19 Decontamination Solution

DSIAC reached out to subject matter experts working in the federal government and received information on efforts to study UV-C lighting as a possible antimicrobial solution for decontaminating aircraft cabin areas and laboratories. The acquired…

Foreign Object Debris Monitoring & Cleaning Autonomous Systems

DSIAC staff and subject matter experts (SMEs) searched for autonomous or remotely-operated systems that can be used for detection and monitoring of foreign object debris (FOD) from a runway. The search focus was on technologies that…

Public-Private Partnerships for Material Qualification

DSIAC was asked to investigate cases of public-private partnerships of U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and industry to develop and qualify material property databases for AM materials. Of particular interest was the partnership of the…