March 4, 2022

Scientists Seek Capability Against Waterborne Toxins

Scientists at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center are researching methods of detecting waterborne biological threats to protect soldiers conducting missions in water.

March 3, 2022

Addressing DOD's Tech Focus Areas Requires New Approaches

Some technologies the Defense Department needs are almost exclusively military-related, but the majority are already being developed for the commercial market. To tap into those markets, DOD needs to do a better job of engaging with companies.

March 1, 2022

Tobyhanna celebrates employees during Engineers Week

Tobyhanna Army Depot observed Engineers Week from February 20-26 by shining a spotlight on some of its outstanding engineers.

Feb. 10, 2022

Unique partnership connects SBIR awardees with Hanscom directorates

The third iteration of The U.S. Air Force Lab with MassChallenge program, an initiative designed to increase non-traditional participation in Small Business Innovative Research program opportunities, kicked off virtually Feb. 9.

Feb. 7, 2022

Blue Cyber Initiative provides road map to cybersecurity success for small business

Recently, the Department of Defense has put new effort into existing regulations to ensure small businesses contracted by the government are prepared to provide adequate protection to their networks, their intellectual property and DoD’s sensitive data. To assist in compliance, a new initiative called Blue Cyber is assisting Air Force small businesses better understand the DoD cybersecurity requirements, making them easier to navigate while also providing an outreach forum for support.

Jan. 28, 2022

AEDC engineers assist with SBIR effort researching noise reduction of aircraft engines

Through a Small Business Innovative Research contract awarded to MetroLaser, Inc., by the U.S. Navy, a system is being developed to measure the gas