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Exercise Black Skies Science Team Leader Dr Chris Best.
22 September 2016
The RAAF recently participated in Exercise Black Skies, a collective training research activity focused on providing simulated large force employment scenarios.
DST Food Production Manager Peter Chick.
21 September 2016
DST Food Production Manager Peter Chick has taken out the Individual Contribution category at the Comcare Work Health and Safety Awards ceremony.
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne presented Dr Long Nguyen his Young Innovator Scholarship.
9 September 2016
Chief Defence Scientist, Dr Alex Zelinsky, has congratulated Defence Scientist Dr Long Nguyen on winning the Land Defence Australia Young Innovator Scholarship.
DST and Engineers Australia are hosting a unique lecture series.
8 September 2016
DST and Engineers Australia are hosting a unique lecture series by eminent Defence scientists Dr Andrew Amiet and Dr Stephen Burke.
Chief of Army, Lieutenant General Angus Campbell and Chief Defence Scientist, Dr Alex Zelinsky launch the new strategy during Future Land Force Conference 2016.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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9 August 2016
A change of strategy is needed to develop machine autonomy, according to DST Group analysts Jason Sholz and Darryn Reid.

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