A DMTC project team has successfully demonstrated a novel approach to accelerating the production of satellite components using advanced manufacturing techniques such as 3D printing and aerospace investment casting. DMTC collaborated with UNSW Canberra Space, CSIRO, La Trobe University and industry partner AW Bell on a project to research, design, test and manufacture a cubesat chassis and the optical mount. The imaging payload assembly (IPA) mounted on a composite Ti-6Al-4V/Invar36 optical mount, produced by CSIRO, successfully launched into orbit in March. (more…)Posted by Harry Baxter on April 6th, 2021 Tagged: collaboration, DMTC, HASS, innovation, research, technology
DMTC Limited has released the digital version of its 2020 Annual Report, showcasing achievements across a broad portfolio of defence-relevant industrial innovation and technology development projects.Harry Baxter on December 18th, 2020 Tagged: collaboration, DMTC, innovation, technology
A new project to drive advances in hyperspectral imaging technology for defence applications has commenced.
The work is part of DMTC’s High Altitude Sensor Systems (HASS) Program. (more…)Posted by Harry Baxter on September 24th, 2020 Tagged: collaboration, DMTC, HASS, industry, innovation, technology
The challenge to develop a safe, effective and low-cost universal malaria vaccine is being tackled by a DMTC collaboration with James Cook University’s Australian Institute of Tropical Health Medicine (AITHM), Townsville Hospital, Glycosyn and Pfizer Hospira. (more…)Posted by Harry Baxter on September 4th, 2020 Tagged: collaboration, DMTC, innovation, MCM, technology