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Chief of Army, Lieutenant General Angus Campbell and Chief Defence Scientist, Dr Alex Zelinsky launch the new strategy during Future Land Force Conference 2016.
5 September 2016
Shaping Defence Science and Technology in the Land Domain 2016-2036 is the inaugural Defence Land Science and Technology (S&T) strategy.
(L-R) CEO of Thales Australia, Chris Jenkins and Chief Defence Scientist, Dr Alex Zelinsky.
1 September 2016
The Hawkei Protected Mobility Vehicle, developed by Thales Australia has taken out the 2016 Eureka Prize for Outstanding Science in Safeguarding Australia.
The team prepare for a GPS-free UAS flight trial at Woomera.
24 August 2016
Sam Dudley, works with unmanned aerial systems, specifically trying to optimise and improve the performance of a datalink between a far-off UAS and home base.
Miguel Neto and Penni Apperly from DST’s STEM team field questions from undergraduates earlier this year.
19 August 2016
‘Recruit hard, manage easy’, is a motto used in Human Resources that captures the importance of a thorough recruitment and selection strategy.
Kayla Johnson won the Best Young Scientist Award at the International Conference on Traffic and Transport Psychology.
11 August 2016
Defence researcher Kayla Johnson has won the Best Young Scientist Award at the International Conference on Traffic and Transport Psychology (ICTTP).
A DST Quadcopter being flown at the Woomera Test Range in SA.
9 August 2016
A change of strategy is needed to develop machine autonomy, according to DST Group analysts Jason Sholz and Darryn Reid.
Award winning Redwing devices (Greengum and Greygum) were developed by DST.
28 July 2016
The Redwing suite of counter-IED devices, developed by DST Group, has won the inaugural Public Sector Innovation Award.
Year 10 students from Eltham College tested out Immersive Visualisation technologies.
22 July 2016
A group of Year 10 students from Eltham College in Melbourne were given a rare treat at the Fishermans Bend laboratory of DST Group last week.
The conference will focus on delivering world-leading innovation to our Land Forces.
21 July 2016
Early bird registration for the Future Land Force Conference 2016 closes on Monday 1 August.
Tony Lau (R) with team member Peter Dawson (L).
12 July 2016
An algorithm developed by Defence scientists is being used by the Victorian Health Department as an influenza forecasting tool.