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Defence scientist wins Minister's Award for force protection systems

5 November 2018

Dr Andrew Piotrowski has won the 2018 Minister's Award for Achievement in Defence Science for his innovative work in developing force protection systems.

'Science of fire for Defence platforms' lecture

31 October 2018

DST scientist Zenka Mathys presents 'Safety a Burning Ambition: The Science of Fire for Defence Platforms' as part of the FOCUS Lecture series.

Defence scientists elected to Academy

26 October 2018

Two Defence scientists have been elected as Fellows of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering.

International defence trial earns project management award

23 October 2018

A military trial conducted in downtown Adelaide, involving five countries and nearly 200 military and civilian personnel, has won a national project management award.

Defence scientist honoured for JSF innovation

23 October 2018

Defence scientist Paul Marsden has been awarded the US Secretary of Defense Medal for Exceptional Public Service.

Alliance to boost defence capability

22 October 2018

A new strategic alliance between Rheinmetall and DST will advance the development of innovative technologies for land capability.

Academic partner sought for space technologies symposium

17 October 2018

DST is seeking an Australian academic partner to co-host a space technologies symposium.

New coating cuts barnacle build-up to keep ships at sea longer

9 October 2018

A new corrosion-resistant coating that halved the build-up of algae and barnacles on ship hydraulic components is now being trialled on HMAS Canberra.

The next generation soldier – towards 2035

2 October 2018

Concepts which once belonged to the realms of science fiction are becoming a reality for Australian soldiers, thanks to work by DST scientists.

New research agreement to boost Next Generation Defence Technologies

27 September 2018

A research agreement between DST and Adelaide-based Daronmont Technologies will explore next generation technology options for Defence applications.