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S&T is Delivering Emerging Smart Cities Technologies to First Responders, Industry

DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is bringing key industry and government partners together to ensure Smart City and IoT technologies are integrated and applied to meet critical infrastructure needs and the first responders.
18-Dec-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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DHS S&T Launches $250K Challenge to Develop Concepts for Escape Respirator

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) launched the Escape Respirator Challenge, a $250,000 prize competition that seeks new concepts for an escape respirator solution.
13-Dec-2018 9:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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VitalTag Delivers Faster Response Time for Paramedics

VitalTag, a suite of sensors, allows data to be shared among EMTs and paramedics at a disaster site. The VitalTag suite connects to a victim’s chest, with other sensors attached to the ear and index finger. It collects then broadcasts the...
12-Dec-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Cybersecurity Expert to Keynote DHS S&T Cybersecurity and Innovation Showcase

American Internet pioneer and security expert Vint Cerf will be a keynote speaker for the 2019 S&T Cybersecurity and Innovation Showcase on January 10, 2019 at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C.
10-Dec-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards $1.14M to Two Organizations to Improve Cyber Data Privacy

DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded a total of $1,149,900 across two organizations to develop new research and development (R&D) capabilities to enhance the management of privacy threats and vulnerabilities.
6-Dec-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Announces New Collaborative Blockchain Innovation Solution

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is seeking innovative solutions from startups to enhance anti-forgery and counterfeiting capabilities for digital documentation through a new solicitation,...
4-Dec-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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More Tests for Arctic Oil-spill-mapping Robot

To help the Coast Guard map oil spills under ice, the DHS S&T has been working on an underwater robot for the past four years through a DHS Center of Excellence, ADAC at the University of Alaska Anchorage, in partnership with WHOI and Monterey Bay...
4-Dec-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Coast Guard, DHS S&T To Venture into Space with Polar Scout Launch

The Coast Guard Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) Program, in partnership with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), today launched two 6U CubeSats from Vandenberg Air Force Base,...
4-Dec-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


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“Virtual Internet” Tests Software Solutions for Real World Problems

Developed by the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Cyber Security Division (CSD), the DETER testbed, described as the “Internet in a box” or a “virtual Internet,” provides a safe and secure option...
21-Oct-2014 2:40 PM EDT

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The mission of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate is to strengthen America’s security and resiliency by providing knowledge products and innovative technology solutions for the Homeland Security Enterprise (HSE).

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