DARPA


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DARPA

 (där′pə)
abbr.
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
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Noun1.DARPA - the central research and development organization for the United States Department of Defense; responsible for developing new surveillance technologies since 9/11
Defense Department, Department of Defense, DoD, United States Department of Defense, Defense - the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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The winning team will receive a $2 million grand prize; DARPA plans to award $1 million to the runner-up and $500,000 to the third-place team.
The catalog is so impressive that many R&D groups have looked to DARPA as a proven model of successful disruptive innovation (Bonvillian 2006; Belfiore 2009).
Recognizing the value of DARPA s efforts to make its research findings more publicly accessible, the Defense Department (DoD) recently selected the Open Catalog as one of two flagship initiatives under the Department s Open Government Plan (OGP) for 2014.
The designs will then be reviewed by the DARPA and one will be chosen to build as a model.
According to the report, the second project DARPA is working on is Aero-Adaptive/Aero-Optic Beam Control (ABC), the lasers that are designed to shoot backwards, the direction that most oncoming missiles come from.
Could DARPA have become the Pentagon's latest clandestine agent in search of a fix for the troubled acquisition system?
Most such assertions, like those of Fuchs, cite a handful of historic technological developments to which DARPA contributed.
All DARPA program manager positions are located in Arlington, Va.
I wish them well,'' McMurtry said of the DARPA effort.
Without a sustained public outcry to prompt them, it is unlikely that the Senate would have opposed the TIA program or the DARPA terror marketeers.
Through TIA, DARPA is developing software data-mining tools that can give U.
Under the agreement with DARPA, IBM will perform research on reliable, power-aware systems, developing new technology for reliable, energy-efficient and high-performing computing platforms.