The Government has released its new National security science and technology policy agenda aimed at strengthening Australia's national security.
Defence scientists will use a retired US Navy Seahawk helicopter to develop fatigue testing technologies, which could transform how military helicopters are managed.
An explosion rocks a below-deck storage compartment in one of Australia's new frigates – what will unfold? DST researcher Vanessa Pickerd and colleagues are connecting the dots.
The Royal Australian Navy is investing heavily in its future capability and will deliver a Maritime Tactical Uninhabited Aerial Systems capability to every major fleet unit.
DST researcher Ping Tan has played a key role in undertaking work that focuses on the ballistic performance of body armour, and recently helmets.
DST has formed a collaboration with partners from academia and industry to develop new weapons technology that will assist the ADF.
DST will partner with industry and academia to develop new technologies improving the safety and performance of explosives for Defence and industry.