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Redwing delivers life-saving capability to Afghanistan

10 December 2018

Defence has sent the final delivery of life-saving SILVERSHIELD units to the Afghanistan National Defense and Security Forces.

Call for novel ways of integrating advanced materials onto military platforms

23 November 2018

Research proposals are invited from small businesses and universities to help Defence devise novel ways of integrating advanced materials onto military platforms.

Air Force helps young women soar

22 November 2018

Inaugural AIR4 event encourages young women to pursue science, technology, engineering and mathematics studies.

The future of unmanned operations demonstrated at Autonomous Warrior 2018

19 November 2018

Defence is hosting a major demonstration of trusted autonomous systems in and around Jervis Bay on the New South Wales south coast.

Partnership to research high speed flight

15 November 2018

A new collaboration agreement between DST and the University of Queensland has been established to undertake advanced research in flight science and enabling technologies.

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.