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Chief Defence Scientist Professor Tanya Monro presents the Eureka prize to Team Grey Scan
Media Release
29 August 2019

A University of Tasmania team has won a Eureka Prize for the development of the world's first trace detection device that can identify inorganic explosives in under a minute.

A RAN LHD Landing Craft (Image: Defence)
26 August 2019

Seakeeping analysis is the knowledge of how ships behave in waves.

DST researcher Themie Gouthas and an aerial scene as simulated by Infinite Studio in four different bandwidths.
News
19 August 2019

The journey of a unique piece of software developed by DST scientists has taken a new turn.

The Next Generations Fund and Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is anticipating the launch of 'A Joint Effort' Stage 2 competition later this year.
News
15 August 2019

The Next Generations Fund and Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is anticipating the launch of 'A Joint Effort' Stage 2 competition later this year.

Chief Defence Scientist, Professor Tanya Monro.
Media Release
13 August 2019

Defence has released its Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Workforce Strategic Vision 2019-2030 in Canberra as part of its celebrations marking National Science Week.

Pictured: Professor Bill Schonberg (Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Advanced Science and Technology) with DST researcher Dr Shannon Ryan.
News
12 August 2019

Dr William Schonberg, Professor of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been working closely with DST Scientists.

DST graduates Cassandra Heffernan and Tom Fahy were recently introduced to the world of defence science experimentation
News
5 August 2019

DST graduates Cassandra Heffernan and Tom Fahy were recently introduced to the world of defence science experimentation.

Media Release
2 August 2019

The rise of artificial intelligence and autonomous systems provides an opportunity to make Defence operations more effective, while presenting unique ethical and legal challenges.

CDS Tanya Monro has won the South Australia Award for Excellence in Women's Leadership.
News
2 August 2019

Chief Defence Scientist Tanya Monro has won the South Australia Award for Excellence in Women's Leadership.

News
31 July 2019

HPR network expanded | CDS recognised for leadership excellence | ON Prime:Defence research applications open | DHHS 2019 call for abstracts

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