Success Stories

Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
When he’s not in court or spending time with his family, attorney Douglas Tumminello of Denver, Colorado, nurtures a fascinating side gig as an extreme adventurer. In his illustrious second career, Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseArmy
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
Remember when almost the only objects visible in the night sky were natural: the moon, stars, meteors, and comets? Probably not, because all that changed in the late 1950s with the expansion of Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseAir Force
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
Stationing hungry soldiers in an Iraqi desert where temperatures can exceed 130 degrees Fahrenheit presents obvious logistical challenges. Refrigerating food is necessary but difficult, especially in Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseArmy
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
Marine-environment researchers have been listening to the ocean. Specifically, they’ve been homing in on marine mammals’ responses to Navy sonar. In March of 2000, there was a marine mammal- Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseNavy
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
Weeks before the athletes took to the ice and snow at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, Dr. Duncan Axisa was in the mountains around PyeongChang, studying ice-forming particles. Later in the Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseNavy
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
As unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) become more numerous, defense and civilian air-space grows increasingly crowded. The Air Force alone already employs thousands of UAVs. The full potential payoff Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseMissile Defense Agency
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
As anyone who’s experienced a major computer update can attest, a change to one system or program can easily render it incompatible with other programs. But what is typically a minor annoyance for Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseNavy
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
When Advanced Solutions, Inc. (ASI) launched in 1995, its founders were looking for a change from their jobs with large aerospace contractors. But they also didn’t want to fol¬low the same path as Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseAir Force
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
Imagine dozens of sensors posted all over a human body, monitoring various vital signs, from pulse and blood oxygenation to the stress on certain joints and tendons. The sensors feed data back to a Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseNavy
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
At the most basic level, silicon photonics is the manipulation of light within a silicon substrate. Through this process, using photons instead of electrons, data can be transferred between computer Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseAir Force
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
Photomasking technology developed with the support of the SBIR program is bringing semiconductor manufacturing into sharper focus. As semiconductors and other computer components have grown smaller Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Feb 12 2020
February 12, 2020
Say it’s 2008, and you’re a U.S. soldier in the war-torn city of Ghazni, Afghanistan. You’ve just been ordered to determine if there are enemy combatants hiding out in a specified building. In order Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseArmy

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