Additive Manufacturing Leveraged in Fight Against COVID-19

A tool being developed by the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency, can consolidate the U.S. Defense Department’s technical data into packages for advanced manufacturing, making it a new weapon in the battle against COVID-19. 

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Breaking Down Artificial Intelligence Barriers

Building upon a successful Proof of Concept testing the application of Robotic Process Automation technologies, the U.S. Army Joint Munitions Command cleared a major hurdle to wide-scale deployment of autonomous RPA digital workers. Continue reading “Breaking Down Artificial Intelligence Barriers”

Novel Research Speeds Up Threat Detection, Prevention for Army Missions

Threat detection and prevention are essential to ensuring the safety and security of warfighters. Researchers have developed a way to speed up the processing of extremely large graphs and data, making the most efficient use of modern U.S. Army computational resources before and during Soldier deployment. Continue reading “Novel Research Speeds Up Threat Detection, Prevention for Army Missions”

U.S. Department of Energy to Invest $2 Million in Neuromorphic Computing Research

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a plan to provide $2 million for basic research to advance neuromorphic computing. Continue reading “U.S. Department of Energy to Invest $2 Million in Neuromorphic Computing Research”

Boson Particles Discovery Provides Insights for Quantum Computing

Researchers working on a U.S. Army project discovered a key insight for the development of quantum devices and quantum computers. Continue reading “Boson Particles Discovery Provides Insights for Quantum Computing”

US Army to Consider Electric Vehicles, Alternative Fuel Options

Commercial-led advancements in electric vehicle technology have pushed the U.S. Army Futures and Concepts Center to take a hard look at the capability and find ways to integrate it throughout the Army’s wheeled-vehicle fleet, the program’s director said. Continue reading “US Army to Consider Electric Vehicles, Alternative Fuel Options”

U.S. Army Researchers See Path to Quantum Computing at Room Temperature

U.S. Army researchers predict quantum computer circuits that will no longer need extremely cold temperatures to function could become a reality after about a decade. Continue reading “U.S. Army Researchers See Path to Quantum Computing at Room Temperature”

Orbital UAV, Northrop Grumman to Develop New Hybrid UAV Propulsion System

Orbital Corporation Ltd is pleased to announce it has signed a contract with leading aerospace and defence technology company Northrop Grumman Corporation for the development of a hybrid propulsion system for a Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) unmanned aerial vehicle. Continue reading “Orbital UAV, Northrop Grumman to Develop New Hybrid UAV Propulsion System”

QinetiQ Leads Next Phase of Unmanned Systems Exploitation

As an important part of our ongoing work into unmanned vehicle command and control (C2) for defence applications, we are pleased to announce we have recently been awarded a significant new contract to lead phase five of the Maritime Autonomous Platform Exploitation (MAPLE) project for the UK Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl). Continue reading “QinetiQ Leads Next Phase of Unmanned Systems Exploitation”

Lockheed Martin Cyber & Electronic Warfare System Moves into Next Phase of Development

Electromagnetic spectrum and cyber domain capabilities are converging to provide advanced combat weapon systems for warfighters. Continue reading “Lockheed Martin Cyber & Electronic Warfare System Moves into Next Phase of Development”