Platforms division delivers scientific advice, conducts research and develops innovative technologies to meet existing and future defence challenges.

Collaborating with the S&T ecosystem, Platforms Divisions develops, integrates and experiments with innovative technologies to produce effective S&T solutions for crewed and uncrewed ADF platforms across air, land, maritime and space to achieve capability advantage.

The division focuses on the following areas:

  • Aerospace combat performance
  • Aerospace materials
  • Aerospace platform systems
  • Protection and networked autonomy
  • Acoustic signature management
  • Non-acoustic signature management
  • Maritime platform performance
  • Littoral autonomy sensors and systems 

Division Information

Chief of Division

Dr Greg Bain