Inventing the technological building blocks of future systems
R&D in advanced technology focuses on inventing new materials, devices, and components to enable revolutionary system capabilities. We pursue innovation in a wide set of areas, including imagers, lasers, quantum computing, microsystems, RF technology, and chemical sensors.
Advanced Technology Groups
A constellation of small satellites is collecting rapidly refreshed weather data to advance studies of hurricane structure and intensity and improve forecasts.
A new approach to materials discovery aims to expedite the process of deploying new materials for specific mission needs.
Optical atomic clocks are the most accurate in the world, but they are very large, sensitive instruments. We are transforming the complex components of these clocks into a compact, portable platform.
Advancing Our Research
Nearfield anechoic chamber and farfield on-site antenna calibration pattern comparison of an S-band planar phased array radar
Effect of a wet spherical radome on the reflected power for an S-band planar phased array radar antenna
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