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Aircraft Survivability Journal - Fall 2019 image
DSIAC is pleased to announce the release of the 2019 Fall Issue of the Aircraft Survivability Journal. The Journal is available for online reading and download on the...
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October 22, 2019 | Source: 3DR Holdings, 3dprint.com, Bridget O'Neal, 8 October 2019
In the recently published "Recycled Sustainable 3D Printing Materials for Marine Environments," the authors—involved in the Bio-Shelters Project—venture into the realm...
October 22, 2019 | Source: Defence-blog, defence-blog.com, 15 October 2019
BAE Systems, a global leader in electronic warfare, unveiled the new RAVEN countermeasure system designed to protect ground vehicles from anti-tank missiles. The RAVEN...
October 22, 2019 | Source: Scitechdaily, scitechdaily.com, Ecole Polytechnique, 10 October 2019
​Superconductivity has fascinated scientists for many years since it offers the potential to revolutionize current technologies. Materials only become superconductors —...
October 22, 2019 | Source: Newsweek, Newsweek.com, Hannah Osborne, 14 October 2019
An engineer who works for NASA has put forward a proposal for a new way to travel through interstellar space—a "helical engine" that could, potentially, push a...
October 22, 2019 | Source: JNLWP, jnlwp.defense.gov, Martin Egnash, 2 October 2019
Several new types of grenades, including one that can be stacked to create a larger explosion, have garnered interest from the U.S. Department of the Navy. The Crane,...
October 22, 2019 | Source: TechLink, techlinkcenter.org, Troy Carter, 10 October 2019
The U.S. Navy has patented a new software system called SWARM-Tac that can help ships decide to evade or destroy swarms of small boats like those used by the Iranian...
October 22, 2019 | Source: SciTechdaily, scitechdaily.com, 18 September 2019
Anticipating the technology and weapon systems of our future Army might not be entirely daunting, new Army research finds. Trends in the progression of weapon systems...
October 22, 2019 | Source: Forbes, Forbes.com, Loren Thompson, 11 October 2019
Earlier this year, the head of the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, Admiral P. S. Davidson, sent a letter to Congress and the Pentagon urging accelerated modernization of...
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The Joint Aircraft Survivability Program (JASP) is soliciting project proposals for its FY21 program. The JASP seeks proposals that provide or enable a timely and...
December 3, 2019 | Source: Army, Army.mil, U.S. Army CCDC Army Research Laboratory Public Affairs, 21 November 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC (Nov. 21, 2019) -- An Army-funded project may boost 5G and millimeter-wave technologies, improving military communications and sensing...
December 3, 2019 | Source: techlinkcenter.org, Troy Carter, 24 October 2019
To reduce the manufacturing costs of making tungsten carbide tools, a team of researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory has figured out how to 3-D print it into...
December 3, 2019 | Source: Army Times, www.armytimes.com, Todd South , 23 November 2019
The Army recently picked a couple of new robots to help troops in the field. One is a new heavy robot designed to help bomb technicians and another “robotic mule” to...
December 3, 2019 | Source: national interest. nationalinterest.org, Michael Peck, 23 November 2019
A bullet that zaps you with an electric jolt like a Taser.That’s what the U.S. Marine Corps wants as a non-lethal munition that can be fired from a regular small arm...
December 3, 2019 | Source: GCN, https://gcn.com/, GCN Staff, 15 November 2019
As the military, science agencies, and communications firms compete for scarce spectrum resources, researchers at Harvard, MIT, and the Army have developed a compact,...
December 3, 2019 | Source: The National Interest. Kris Osborn, 17 November 2019
Key point: This weapon brings additional attack flexibility to the battlefield. The Air Force is revving up production of the air-dropped, precision-guided BLU-129 bomb...
December 3, 2019 | Source: Quartz, https://qz.com, Justin Rohrlich, 23 November 2019
The U.S. Navy lacks the parts and materials it needs to keep hundreds of fighter jets operational, which could affect the nation’s ability to fight future wars. That’s...
December 3, 2019 | Source: U.S. Dept of Defense, David Vergun, 23 November 2019
Alan Shaffer, Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, Acquisition, and Sustainment, discussed the threat from China and what the U.S. must do to respond to the threat. He...
December 3, 2019 | Source: Scitech, Scitechdaily,com, Rice Universiry, 14 November 2019
Theoretical tubulanes inspire ultrahard polymers: Rice University-printed sample is full of holes but stops bullets better than solid materials. A lightweight material...