Defence scientist wins Minister's Award for force protection systems

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L to R: Chief of the Defence Force, Angus Campbell; Assistant Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon David Fawcett; Dr Andrew Piotrowski, Acting Secretary, Rebecca Skinner, Chief Defence Scientist, Alex Zelinsky

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

Upping the IQ of Army communications

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DST researchers are developing a smarter networking system for Army.

DST cyber team takes out three South Australian iAwards

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DST's Trustworthy Systems team.
DST’s Trustworthy Systems team has taken out three iAwards in South Australia.

Partnerships Week 2017

Partnerships Week was held from 16-18 August 2017 in Edinburgh South Australia.

2016 'Behind The Fence' Indigenous STEM Education Program

The 2016 ‘Behind the Fence’ Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM) Indigenous program to be held during National Science Week on the 17th August 2016 will provide 50 Adelaide Indigenous high school students (Year 9 to year 12) currently studying STEM related subjects. The program will provide an opportunity for DST to showcase the various career opportunities available to students if they were to continue their studies at a university level.

ISTAS 2016

ISTAS 2016 aimed to bring world-leading scientists, pioneering academics, industry experts, researchers and students to an interactive forum to inspire and seed collaborative research.

Virtual training study goes live

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Sarah Hibbard is part of a Graduate Industry Placement at DST Group Edinburgh.
Sarah Hibbard is part of a Graduate Industry Placement at DST Group Edinburgh.
Defence personnel will be taking part in a study exploring virtual reality technology as a means to improve training, education & performance.

DSTO & UniSA 2nd Symposium on Cognitive Neuroengineering and Computational Neuroscience

The Symposium on Cognitive Neuroengineering and Computational Neuroscience is a specialised forum for Australia’s leading cognitive neuroengineering and computational neuroscience researchers to showcase current research, connect and network, and consider the future of cognitive neuroengineering in light of practical, ethical and social constraints.

Partnerships Week 2015

As part of DST Group's commitment to expand our external engagement and outreach activities, we are ‘opening our doors’ to representatives of Australia’s innovation sector.

Defence Experimentation Airborne Platform (DEAP)

Our Defence Experimentation Airborne Platform (DEAP) is a key enabling capability that is necessary to undertake airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) research and development.