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14 Amazing DARPA Technologies On Tap

Go inside the labs of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency for a look at some of the most intriguing technologies they're developing in computing, electronics, communications, and more.
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When GPS is unavailable, the military uses bulky, expensive sensors for navigation. DARPA is working on fabrication techniques for "microscale inertial sensors" as part of its Micro-Technology for Positioning, Navigation, and Timing program. During an early phase, the work focused on 3-D microfabrication methods using bulk metallic glasses, diamond and ultra-low expansion glass. Small 3-D structures were fabricated. Image credit: University of Michigan

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Leo Regulus,
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9/28/2012 | 7:06:15 PM
re: 14 Amazing DARPA Technologies On Tap
As previously noted, CANNOT 'READ' SLIDE SHOWS.
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