Kromek's 12-month contract is part of Darpa
's wider Sigma+ initiative, which has been launched to improve the agency's existing network for detecting illicit radioactive and nuclear materials.
is seeking to create indigenous "leap-ahead" technologies to ensure US dominance in electronics, Bill Chappell, director of DARPA
's Microsystems Technology Office, told Jane's in April.
Launch Challenge was conceived to find a better, faster way of launching rockets into space.
The hype begins with the subtitle's promise of "an uncensored history"--as if there is any real means by which the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA
), an overt government agency that makes no effort to hide its existence, could censor a report that is based on interviews and open sources.
Despite its 60-year existence, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA
) remains unfamiliar to many people within the Department of Defense (DoD) and to most people outside DoD.
The project is part of the Pandemic Prevention Platform (P3), a high-priority initiative of DARPA
's Biological Technology Office, that seeks to develop a robust technology platform for pandemic response capable of developing field-ready medical countermeasures within 60 days of isolation of a viral pathogen.
conducts research into a variety of technologies that can be used to assist the military.
Intrinsix Corporation, an advanced semiconductor design services firm, has announced that its security and cryptographic subsystem IP has been chosen by DARPA
for implementation into the DARPA
Sharon Weinberger's new book, The Imagineers of War, provides a history of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA
), a technology research and development (R&D) agency at the Department of Defense.
The testbed will provide a level playing field for the three-year competition with winning teams vying for a total of $3.75 million in prize money from DARPA
Platform-based engineering systems provider NI (Nasdaq: NATI) is collaborating with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA
) to supply core infrastructure for a path-breaking channel emulation testbed, called Colosseum, which will play a central role in the DARPA
Spectrum Collaboration Challenge, the company said.