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Defence science early career achievers

11 June 2019

Defence scientists Dr James Brooks and Daniel Butler have come a long way in a short time at DST, and both have been lauded for their outstanding early career achievements.

Augmenting reality to make the unseen seen

3 June 2019

When it comes to augmented reality (AR), more is not necessarily better.

Transformative energetic materials on the horizon

28 May 2019

These weapons are set to offer disruptive performance gains and a level of operational flexibility that is unachievable at the moment.

SCINDICATE 2019: Partnering for Impact

23 May 2019

DST will hold its flagship partnership event on 15-16 August 2019 at its Edinburgh laboratory in Adelaide, South Australia.

Guiding Navy replenishment at sea

20 May 2019

Defence scientist Jenny Mathew has completed a prize-winning study of the Royal Australian Navy Canberra-class Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) resupply operation.

Cortex keeps an eye on the sky

14 May 2019

A system developed by DST is taking a smart look at Defence's satellite communications.

Pushing the boundaries for battlefield forensics

10 May 2019

Defence Fellowship recipient Dr Lauren Wilson recently presented her fellowship findings on battlefield forensics to the Defence leadership.

Help protect soldiers against chemical biological and radiological threats

12 April 2019

Defence is calling for proposals from industry and research partners to take part in its national Medical Countermeasures program.

Construction of the Defence High Performance Computing Centre

12 April 2019

A Defence High Performance Computing Centre is to be constructed at the DST site in Edinburgh, South Australia.

High-tech, low-light detector shows promise

10 April 2019

Defence scientist Joyce Mau is a key member of a team developing a maritime application for DST's patented single-photon avalanche detector (SPAD) technology. SPAD sensors are designed for low-light detection of objects.