Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency


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Synonyms for Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

the central research and development organization for the United States Department of Defense

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On June 8, the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) announced that it will hold a second Grand Challenge for autonomous robotic ground vehicles on October 8.
The Army, Navy, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Office of the Secretary of Defense and United States Special Operations Command are seeking Phase I proposals for R&D topics.
This world-class performance was supported by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) under the Technology for Frequency Agile Digitally Synthesized Transmitters (TFAST) program.
Networking company Lucent Technologies has been chosen by the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to research, develop and demonstrate a secure communications system.
For example, NASA and DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) are currently at work on a project to develop a robotic astronaut.
A team of researchers from NIST have met a major milestone in the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's Chip Scale Atomic Clock (CSAC) program by successfully microfabricating a cesium (Cs) vapor cell with a volume of less than 10 m[m.sup.3] using silicon micromachining techniques.
The X-31 Vector enhanced fighter maneuverability aircraft, right, flew at Mach 1.2 on 17 March 1994 using thrust vectoring vanes instead of its tail surfaces for control, marking a significant aeronautical "first." The X-31 was developed jointly by the Navy, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and the German Ministry of Defense.
PAM was sponsored by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, an obscure Washington agency that provided a brief sanctuary to pipe-smoking, political Lazarus Admiral John Poindexter.
The project, known as the Policy Analysis Market, reportedly was hatched by Poindexter's team at the Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).
La Jornada Washington correspondent Jim Cason was alarmed that the Mexican data bases could be incorporated into the Terrorism Information Awareness operation being run out of the Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) by Retired Admiral John Poindexter, convicted of five felony counts of lying to Congress during the Iran-Contra scandals.
The Total Information Awareness program under development by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has been renamed the Terrorism Information Awareness (TIA) program.
SUPPOSE YOU'RE DEVISING a logo for a new wing of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, an office charged with developing intelligence tools and integrating the government's existing surveillance networks.
Reconfigurable computing has its roots in the '60s, but got a big boost in the '90s when the Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) got in the game, spending $125 million in research.
This work was supported by grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH; 1 R15 ES10121-01, 1 R01 AI41692), the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the Illinois State University (ISU) University Research Office, and funds from the ISU Department of Biological Sciences.
Originally started by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to facilitate information sharing among Department of Defense scientists and researchers, the Internet is an octopus of networks that connect millions of users, and allow them to conduct free-flowing exchanges of ideas, data, and images.
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