DSIAC Technical Inquiry (TI)

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In what ways would a metal having a negative coefficient of thermal expansion (NCTE) have beneficial applications for defense systems? DSIAC received an inquiry asking...
What are the material properties of common structural building materials in the strain rate range of 0.001 to 100 s-1? The Defense Systems Information Analysis Center (...
Publication Date: 
20 November 2018
What research is available on the non-destructive evaluation, inspection, and manufacturing techniques of aerospace composites? DSIAC was to research a variety of topics...
How can an existing infrared marker/crayon technology and production facilities be improved for manufacturability? DSIAC was asked to assess IR marker/crayon technology...
Publication Date: 
6 November 2018
What COTs/GOTs "light helicopters" are transportable in a C-17III and can be quickly equipped for military operations? DSIAC was tasked with compiling a list of light...
Publication Date: 
23 October 2018
What miniaturized cryptographic devices are available for transponder and radio applications in small UAVs? DSIAC was asked to find small size, weight, and power (SWaP)...
What are recent and ongoing commercial developments for high-temperature composites? DSIAC was asked to report on ongoing developments for high-temperature composites,...