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August 27, 2018 | Source: ASME Alliance of Advanced Biomedical Engineering
A hydrogel made from nanoflakes of synthetic clay and sugar chains extracted from seaweed could act as an injectable bandage to stop internal bleeding on a battlefield, in a...
July 20, 2018 | Source: Military Times, militarytimes.com, 12 July 2018, Noah Nash
FDA gives approval for DOD use of freeze dried plasma -24 years after the French received similar approval. After a year full of discussion and disagreement over whether freeze-...
July 16, 2018 | Source: University of Maryland School of Medicine, medschool.umaryland.edu, 6 Mar 2018, David Kohn
Elastic frame design reduces blast acceleration up to 80 percent; technology could be adapted for vehicle bumpers, other uses. Researchers from the University of Maryland School...
Building More Survivable Defense Systems and More Effective Weapons: A Short Course on LFT&E - Fall 2018
Sep 11 2018 to Sep 13 2018
Course Description Taught by former Director of Live Fire for DOT&E, Mr. James F. O’Bryon, this three-day, intensive short course takes a multi-faceted look at the legislation...
January 1, 2018 | Source: Massachusetts Institute of Technology , news.mit.edu, 9 Nov 2017, David L. Chandler
When it comes to concocting the complex mix of molecules that makes up fibers of natural silk, nature beats human engineering hands down. Despite efforts to synthesize the...
August 28, 2017 | Source: Small Wars Journal; smallwarsjournal.com; 13 July 2017; Joelle Thorpe, Kimberly Girling and Alain Auger
Developing soldiers who are resilient to physical and psychological injury and illness is an enduring military challenge that will continue to be encountered in the future...
August 28, 2017 | Source: NASA, nasa.gov, 16 August 2017, Amy Blanchett and Laurie Abadie
Outside Earth’s protective magnetic field and atmosphere, the ionizing radiation in space will pose a serious risk to astronauts as they travel to Mars. High-energy galactic...
July 31, 2017 | Source: Science Daily, sciencedaily.com, 9 June 2017
Although traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a well-recognized consequence of extreme blast waves, it is less appreciated that over 80 percent of combat veterans with TBI also develop...
July 3, 2017 | Source: Science Daily, sciencedaily.com, 4 May 2017, American Academy of Pediatrics
Although most of the 3 million concussions diagnosed in the U.S. each year occur in children, the bulk of clinical guidelines are based on adults. Because of this, pediatricians...
June 19, 2017 | Source: U.S. Army, army.mil, 8 Mar 2017, Lisa Rivers
According to the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI), electrical hazards cause a workplace death almost every day. Between 2003 and 2009, contact with electric...