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Susan Cockshell reviews a model used to stimulate discussions about operations room designs.
News
24 June 2016
The 2016 Defence White Paper confirmed that the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) will have nine next-generation frigates hitting the water during the 2020s.
Zenka Mathys receives PSM in the Queen's Birthday Honours.
News
23 June 2016
Congratulations to Zenka Mathys who was awarded a Public Service Medal (PSM) in the 2016 Queen’s Birthday honours.
L-R:  Dr Gordon Frazer, Dr Alex Zelinsky, Ms Franca Placidi, Dr Sam Drake, Mr Peter Jenkins and Mr John Dawson at the signing during Partnerships Week.
Media Release
14 June 2016
A new collaborative agreement to boost the development of military electronic surveillance systems was signed by DST Group and Jenkins Engineering Defence Systems.
Dr Alex Zelinsky and Mr Michael Ward during the signing at Partnerships Week.
Media Release
14 June 2016
DST Group and Raytheon Australia signed a strategic alliance to strengthen collaboration on defence technologies.
DST's Alison Fogarty and Mark Patterson alongside Colin Howard from Ideation Product Solutions.
Media Release
14 June 2016

A heat stress monitor developed by DST and turned into a product by Ideation Design has been awarded a 2015 Australian Good Design Award.

Loris Molent receives AM in the Queen's Birthday honours.
News
11 June 2016
DST Group's Loris Molent has been recognised in the 2016 Queen’s Birthday honours.
Chief of the Defence Force Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin, AC, Warrant Officer Class One (Rtd) Roy Mundine, OAM, Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinski and Mr Harry Allie unveil the female version of "The Song Cycle of the Seven Sisters" by Artist Anthony Walker during the 'Education as a Life Long Journey' event.
News
2 June 2016
Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky opened the Defence Reconciliation event at the Australian War Memorial on Monday 30 May.
DST Group and the US Air Force Research Laboratory completed an experimental hypersonic flight out of the Woomera Test Range in South Australia.
News
18 May 2016
DST Group and the US Air Force Research Laboratory successfully completed an experimental hypersonic flight.
(L-R) Mr Rob Hickey (QUT), Mr Jeff Connolly (Siemens), Mr Wyatt Roy MP (Assistant Innovation Minister), Prof Carol Dickenson (QUT) and Mr Robert Jarvis (DST).
News
2 May 2016
A three-way research agreement has seen Siemens Germany deliver a prototype high temperature superconducting (HTS) motor.
Brice Mitchell was the Science and Technology Liaison Officer within the Australian National Headquarters, in the Middle East Region.
News
22 April 2016
Over the last decade more than 200 Defence scientists have been deployed to support Australian military operations.

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