DST's Marcus McDonald has been awarded the US Secretary of Defense Medal for Exceptional Public Service.
Experts gather in Melbourne next week to discuss the future of advanced materials and manufacturing.
Defence scientists from five nations are working alongside the military in a research activity underway in Adelaide.
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, announces $10 million to be invested over ten years in Australian small business.
Adelaide will host an international Defence science challenge at the Old Royal Adelaide Hospital this month.