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For First Time Ever, Lasers Combine Into Superbeam

October 16, 2017
By Julianne Simpson

Researchers at Lawrence Livermore's National Ignition Facility have found a way to successfully combine laser beams using plasma.

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NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center to Use Commercial Satellite Capacity
October 17, 2017

CSRA to Provide Tactical Trainers for Littoral Combat Ship
October 17, 2017

Army to Tackle 'Significant' Modernization
October 10, 2017
By Kimberly Underwood

The Army is set to modernize by standing up a new command to transform its acquisition processes, among other things.

DHS to Host Industry Day for Trace Detection
October 6, 2017

The two-day event will encourage discussions about how to advance novel sampling techniques, including the possible applications of optical trace explosives detection.

Startups Offer Emerging Military Technology
October 6, 2017
By Kimberly Underwood

Pitch meeting reveals new technologies for communications, aerospace and transportation applications.

Quantum Technologies Begin Their Great Leap Forward
September 29, 2017
By David E. Meadows

China's test of a quantum communications satellite opens the door to a long-sought goal for communicators and cybersecurity experts alike.

Navy Embraces "Sprint" Contracting Method
September 29, 2017
By Kimberly Underwood

Looking to create a more agile process, the Navy's PEO EIS is trying out a new approach for its 2018 recompete of its major IT contracts.

Radar System Deftly Tracks Ballistic and Cruise Missiles
September 27, 2017
By Kimberly Underwood

New radar that tracks both ballistic and cruise missiles provides an additional safeguard for the fleet.

NIST Small Business Innovation Research Program Awards 21 Grants for Tech Development
September 25, 2017

Naval H-1 Aircraft Mission Computers Up for a Retrofit
September 25, 2017


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