DSTG brings together interdisciplinary expertise from across Australia and around the world to address Defence and national security challenges. Our role is to work closely with the Australian science, technology and innovation eco-system to deliver scientific advice and solutions that provide capability enhancement for Defence and the national security community.
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A ballistic armour expert has been awarded the 2021 Land Forces Young Innovator award.
Luke Smith has moved from a cadetship into an exciting defence science career at DSTG.
Defence's ground-breaking biometrics research is being used to combat serious crimes against children.
The touchdown of the United States' Global Hawk UAV at RAAF Base Edinburgh in 2001 was an exciting achievement in defence S&T.
Australia's medical and biotech sectors are encouraged to contribute to a national capability assessment.
Defence scientist Manik Attygalle is devising unique techniques to keep our military platforms safe.
The Morrison Government's strong focus on cyber security has been reinforced in the awarding of up to $3.6 million in grants.
Dr Melanie Farrier was presented the 2020 Early Career Alumni Award for her significant contribution to the scientific community.
The Morrison Government has announced a $9 million boost to Australia's defence industry.
The Next Generation Technologies Fund was established to help shape future Defence capability. Four years in, what's it achieved?