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Media Release
29 August 2018

A novel flight instrumentation kit that will revolutionise testing and evaluation has been officially handed over to the Royal Australian Air Force.

Chang Ho Choi testing modified boot soles that generate electricity when flexed during walking.
14 August 2018

Energy harvesting devices could mean access to extended battery lifetime for soldiers travelling on foot.

7 August 2018

DST researchers are developing a smarter networking system for Army.

7 August 2018

DST and Mackay Consolidated Industries received a joint Essington Lewis award.

31 July 2018

DST's Dr Christine Shanahan has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to Defence in the inaugural 'ADM Women in Defence' awards.

30 July 2018

Defence is inviting research proposals from industry and universities to enhance the cyber capabilities of the Australian Defence Force.

27 July 2018

Experts will converge on Adelaide in September for the International Conference on Science and Innovation for Land Power.

26 July 2018

Defence is seeking applications from the cyber community across Australia to develop cyber solutions of high relevance to the country's national security.

Julia Freeman with colleague Brady Gentle in the environmental test chamber.
13 July 2018

The Vapour System Test is a significant capability that allows DST to provide scientific and technological advice on a selection of ensembles.

Defence Scientist Aaron Debono
12 July 2018

DST conducts trials at Woomera to test the effectiveness of self-protection countermeasures for ADF aircraft; leading to increased survivability of these platforms.