Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency


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Noun1.Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency - 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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Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency - DARPA - to provide Photonic Edge AI Compact Hardware research under DARPA's Artificial Intelligence Exploration program.
A person with a microchip surgically implanted in their brain can pilot a swarm of drones by sending signals using only their thoughts, an ability that also should work for full-scale aircraft, according to researchers at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. The technology was discussed at a symposium held by DARPA, m Maryland.
NORMAN Andrea L'Afflitto, an assistant professor at the School of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Oklahoma, has received the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's Young Faculty Award for his proposal to develop autonomous drones for tactical operations.
WASHINGTON -- The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is planning to invest up to $1.5 billion in the coming years to ensure the US remains the world leader in the electronics field.
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, to develop technology designed to quickly restore power to the U.S.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 22, 2015-Inovio Pharmaceuticals awarded another USD24m from the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to support the Ebola programme development
M2 PHARMA-September 22, 2015-Inovio Pharmaceuticals awarded another USD24m from the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to support the Ebola programme development
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) said it has awarded Raytheon company (NYSE: RTN) two contract modifications totaling a combined USD5 million in support of the Arrays at Commercial Timescales (ACT) program.
His previous contracting assignments include Executive Director of Acquisition Management at the Office of Naval Research (ONR); Director, Contracts Management Office, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA); Contracting Supervisor-Contracts Group Lead, Wright Patterson Air Force Base; and Procurement Analyst-Pricing, Finance, and Specialized Policy, Air Force Material Command.
The National Institutes of Health plan to spend about 40 million dollars, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency plans to spend 50 million dollars and the National Science Foundation 20 million dollars, the report said.
Therefore, his budget proposes the creation of an Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA)-Education, modeled on the success of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), which played a critical role in the development of the Internet, robotics, and stealth aircraft.

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