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13 June 2019

Dr Olivia Samardzic has received the Public Service Medal for her contribution to providing the ADF with superior operational capability.

11 June 2019

Defence scientists Dr James Brooks and Daniel Butler have come a long way in a short time at DST, and both have been lauded for their outstanding early career achievements.

3 June 2019

When it comes to augmented reality (AR), more is not necessarily better.

Engineers Tim Teske (left) and Andrew Hart are transforming the production of energetic materials.
28 May 2019

These weapons are set to offer disruptive performance gains and a level of operational flexibility that is unachievable at the moment.

SCINDICATE 2019, 15-16 August, DST Adelaide
23 May 2019

DST will hold its flagship partnership event on 15-16 August 2019 at its Edinburgh laboratory in Adelaide, South Australia.

Jenny Mathew at the Australian Maritime College Model Test Basin facility.
20 May 2019

Defence scientist Jenny Mathew has completed a prize-winning study of the Royal Australian Navy Canberra-class Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) resupply operation.

Nick Manser is a key member of the Cortex development team.
14 May 2019

A system developed by DST is taking a smart look at Defence's satellite communications.

Dr Lauren Wilson with Australia's Secretary of Defence Mr Greg Moriarty.
10 May 2019

Defence Fellowship recipient Dr Lauren Wilson recently presented her fellowship findings on battlefield forensics to the Defence leadership.

12 April 2019

Defence is calling for proposals from industry and research partners to take part in its national Medical Countermeasures program.

Media Release
10 April 2019

A Defence High Performance Computing Centre is to be constructed at the DST site in Edinburgh, South Australia.