Research and development

Peter MusurlianDale Sisson
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division
SES Technical Director

On the gun line at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren: A history of computing advances

For the second installment in this week’s series looking at Dahlgren’s activities, the Federal Drive with Tom Temin spoke with the division’s Technical…

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National Science Foundation launches brand new directorate with ambitious goals

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Greg Witkop, DARPA

DARPA’s now testing a new method to identify service members at risk of suicide

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How the art of cybersecurity is advanced by research for the public domain

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Musurlian, Peter

Energy Department widens the hunt for novel energy technologies

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Federal News NetworkJerry McGinn, George Mason University

Defense innovation bumps up against a Cold War budget system

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(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)FILE - In this June 28, 2019, file photo the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) seal is seen during a news conference in Washington. An official at the Department of Homeland Security says he was pressured by agency leaders to suppress details in his intelligence reports that President Donald Trump might find objectionable, including intelligence on Russian interference in the election and the threat posed by white supremacists. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

How Homeland Security plans to put boots on science and get it out the door

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(Air Force Research Laboratory artwork)A Skyborg conceptual design for a low cost attritable Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle. (Air Force Research Laboratory artwork)

A new way for the Air Force to make sure good ideas don’t get lost in the clouds

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Sammies-recognized USDA engineer extending lives of dams, preventing major disasters

USDA plays a little-recognized role in managing the nation’s dams and Sherry Hunt is a supervisory research engineer who’s led the Agricultural Research…

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FLCPaul Zielinski

Federal labs consortium director has to manage dozens of agency engineers

It’s one thing to work on your own as an engineer, but leading a team of engineers is something else entirely.

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USDAJohn Eisemann (front), USDA

A new crew takes over leadership of the Federal Laboratory Consortium

John Eisemann, the new vice chair of the Federal Laboratory Consortium and a technology transfer program manager at the USDA National Wildlife Research Center, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin for the second in a four-part series.

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