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Dr Greg Calbert (right) with Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky
11 February 2014
Australia's oil security will be scrutinised under a new Secretary of Defence Fellowship awarded to Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) Senior Research Scientist Dr Greg Calbert.
Chief Defence Scientist, Dr Alex Zelinsky, signs the DSTO/IBM Strategic Alliance with the Director of IBM Research - Australia, Glenn Wightwick
10 February 2014
DSTO and IBM Australia have entered into a strategic alliance to conduct collaborative research in a range of high-end defence technologies.
Fulbright logo
3 February 2014
DSTO is looking for an outstanding United States researcher for the Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Advanced Science and Technology.
A screenshot of the DSTO App
20 December 2013
The DSTO app is available for FREE download on the Apple Store and Google Play.
Assistant Minister for Defence Hon. Stuart Robert MP
Media Release
28 November 2013
The Assistant Minister for Defence, Stuart Robert MP, was today briefed on critical projects supporting defence and national security during his visit to DSTO.
From left: Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky, Stealth Technology expert Dr Andrew Amiet and Mr Robert Stuart, Assistant Minister for Defence.
Media Release
26 November 2013
Dr Andrew Amiet has won the 2013 Minister's Award for Achievement in Defence Science.
(L-R) Acting Secretary of the Department of Defence, Brendan Sergeant, Captain Carl Bird, Mike Bell (DSTO), Laurie Bird (DMO), Mark Pitt (DSTO), Wing Commander Joe Bennett and CDS Dr Alex Zelinsky.
26 November 2013
Defence has been presented with the Top Gold Award for Industry at the 2013 Prime Minister Awards for Excellence in Public Sector Management.
Anne-Marie with Dr Len Sciacca, a former member of the ARC College of Experts.
1 November 2013
DSTO scientist Dr Anne-Marie Grisogono has been selected by the Australian Research Council (ARC) to join their College of Experts.
(L-R) Joe Rears, Director Aviation (One Atmosphere), Defence Minister Senator David Johnston and Tim Lyons, Managing Director (One Atmosphere) with the innovation award.
14 October 2013
The Pegasus buoyancy system has won the 2013 National Defence Innovation Award from Maritime Australia Ltd.
Assistant Minister of Defence, Mr Stuart Robert, MP, launches book Nulka at the Pacific 2013 Maritime Exhibition held at the Sydney Convention Center.
Media Release
10 October 2013
A book covering the development of an Australian innovation that has contributed significantly to Naval ship protection has been launched by Stuart Robert MP.