The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has inked a deal with the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology to develop a cyber sensor lab.
University of Texas at Arlington engineering professor Panos Shiakolas is spearheading research to develop sensors that can withstand harsh conditions on hypersonic flights.
The U.S. Army is now considering taking humans out of the line of fire by replacing them with a sensor network that could potentially allow a faster response and permit deployment in more dangerous locations, according to an article on the site nationalinterest.org.
Airbus’ new A350-900 wide-body aircraft incorporates a massive network of sensors that gather data on passenger behavior and consumption on-board.
Chalmers University of Technology researchers have demonstrated a detector made from graphene that could revolutionize the sensors used in next-generation space telescopes, according to research published in the scientific journal Nature Astronomy.
The Army has successfully tested its ability to redirect munitions in flight in an experiment over the Mohave Desert involving an unmanned aircraft, smart sensors and artificial intelligence, according to an article on its website.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has cautioned airlines, aircraft maintenance companies and manufacturers they need to carefully maintain the sensors, according to an online report on the Seattle Times.
NASA’s Geosynchronous Littoral Imaging and Monitoring Radiometer (GLIMR) space-based sensor will observe the earth’s coastal waters.
Researchers in South Korea have developed a high-resolution radar system that can detect subminiature drones from a distance of 3 km.
AC-powered linear position sensors operate continuously in demanding radiation environments.