News

U.S. Army Photo by Doug Lafon
September 20, 2018 | Source: Army Research Laboratory
It is with great sadness that we received news about the sudden passing of Dr. Brad Forch. Brad served the U.S. Army Research...
Apply to become a DSIAC Subject Matter Expert and/or request to highlight your efforts.
Register as a Subject Matter Expert to help answer the tough questions, help the warfighter, and help the defense community provide...
The capability to use various frequencies of energy to affect changes in the brain and cognition has been around for years, but recent events in Cuba and China may indicate an increase in the threat of their use as neuroweapons. (image credit: Saad Faruque)
On 21 August, Information Analysis Center (IAC) Field S&T Advisor staff to the Combatant Commands attended a SOFWERX Radical...
A soldier views the 3rd Gen FLIR’s capabilities. Third Gen FLIR enables greater speed, precision and range in the targeting process and promises to unlock the full potential of infrared imaging. (source: Army, CERDEC)
October 18, 2018 | Source: DoD Live, Armed with Science, science.dodlive.mil, 21 Feburary 2018, U.S. Army Acquisition Support Center
Innovation isn’t just a matter of creating something new. Rather, it’s the process of translating an idea into goods or services that...
https://sysengonline.mit.edu/
October 16, 2018 | Source: MIT
Access top-notch research from MIT's faculty and case studies from industry experts. Join over 3,500 engineers across the world who...
The Army’s last 1,000-mile weapon was the Pershing II nuclear-tipped ballistic missile, like these. Deployed in 1983, they were banned by the INF Treaty of 1991 and dismantled by 1991. (source: Breaking Defense)
October 8, 2018 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, 10 September 2018, Sydney J. Freedberg Jr.,
For the first time since the Soviet Union fell, the Army is developing weapons with a thousand-mile range. That’s roughly five times...
Measurement of the mechanical properties of single Synechocystis sp. strain PCC6803 cells in different osmotic concentrations using a robot-integrated microfluidic chip
October 8, 2018 | Source: U.S. Army, arl.army.mil, 15 Mar 2018, ARL Public Affairs
"Enabling a breakthrough in robotic augmentation of high-tempo military maneuver and operations requires disrupting the notion of an...
Soft Somatosensitive Actuators via Embedded 3D Printing
October 8, 2018 | Source: Harvard Paulson School, seas.harvard.edu, 28 Feb 2018, Leah Burrows
Researchers at Harvard University have built soft robots inspired by nature that can crawl, swim, grasp delicate objects and even...
A Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block 1A interceptor is launched from the USS Decatur (DDG -73) during a successful intercept test. The USS Decatur with its Aegis Weapon System detected and tracked the target with its on board AN/SPY-1 radar. (credit: Ralph Scott/Missile Defense Agency)
October 8, 2018 | Source: Defense One, defenseone.com, Patrick Tucker, 12 February 2018
The Missile Defense Agency is rushing to put more solutions in the field and trying to put past failures behind them. One of the...
Standalone power modules that harvest and convert vibrations from their surroundings into electricity could soon fuel future microsystems.
October 8, 2018 | Source: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, discovery.kaust.edu.sa, 8 Apr 2018, KAUST News Staff
Standalone power modules that harvest and convert vibrations from their surroundings into electricity could soon fuel future...
Phasor tested one of its early antennas with KIPP, a 3U cubesat prototype for Kepler Communications' future constellation of 140 satellites. (credit: Phasor/Kepler)
October 8, 2018 | Source: Space News, spacenews.com, 10 September 2018, Caleb Henry
Startups Kepler Communications and Phasor said Sept. 10 that they successfully demonstrated a link between Kepler’s cubesat and a...
October 8, 2018 | Source: The Epoch Times, theepoctimes.com, 30 May 2018, Joshua Philipp
An employee at the U.S. embassy in Guangzhou, China allegedly suffered mild traumatic brain injury after hearing a vague and abnormal...
Spatiotemporal deformation patterns of the Lake Urmia Causeway as characterized by multisensor InSAR analysis. (source: Tokyo Institute of Technology)
October 8, 2018 | Source: Toyko Institute of Technology, titech.a.jp, 13 Apr 2018, Toyko Tech Public Relations
Scientists at Tokyo Tech used synthetic-aperture radar data from four different satellites, combined with statistical methods, to...
Air Mobility Command (AMC) is making its aircraft and networks harder targets in contested environments.
October 8, 2018 | Source: AirForce Times, airforcetimes.com, 22 Sept 2018, Charlsy Panzino
“Our ability to deploy decisive force is foundational to the National Defense Strategy. The size and lethality of the force is of...
Combined Air & Space Operations Center (CAOC). (source: Breaking Defense)
October 8, 2018 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, 11 September 2018, Sydney J. Freeberg Jr.
The Army wants new long-range missiles that can shoot a thousand miles. But first it has to figure out how to use them. That requires...