From breakthroughs in electronic defense to vehicle survivability to high-tech networking, our expertise is recognized worldwide as well as vital here at home. Many of our discoveries have public- and private-sector applications, improving not just our safety and security as a nation, but the quality of life for people the world over.
Storms like Hurricane Irma and other natural disasters bring with them lots of uncertainty: where will they go, how much damage will they cause. What is certain is that no matter where they strike, natural disasters knock out power.
What if you had to wait eight years to get the great new cellphone technology your friends and neighbors were using today? That’s essentially the situation facing today’s warfighters, who must wait for long procurement cycles to bring them the latest technology.