Tag: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

Todd Hughes Named Scientific Systems VP, Innovation ChiefExecutive Moves

Todd Hughes Named Scientific Systems VP, Innovation Chief

Todd Hughes, former senior vice president of technology of BigBear.ai (NYSE: BBAI), has been appointed VP and chief innovation officer at
Arati Prabhakar Nominated as White House OSTP DirectorExecutive Moves

Arati Prabhakar Nominated as White House OSTP Director

Arati Prabhakar, former director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and a previous Wash100 awardee, has been nominated by
DARPA Selects BAE, CACI, Peraton for Military Network Interconnection Research ProjectContract Awards

DARPA Selects BAE, CACI, Peraton for Military Network Interconnection Research Project

BAE Systems, CACI International and Peraton have received separate contracts from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to develop approaches
Former DARPA Official Fred Kennedy Creates Space Company to Pursue Nuclear Thermal Rocket Engine DevelopmentNews

Former DARPA Official Fred Kennedy Creates Space Company to Pursue Nuclear Thermal Rocket Engine Development

Fred Kennedy, former director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s tactical technology office, has formed a company with the
DARPA Issues Solicitation for Utility-Scale Quantum Computer ConceptsNews

DARPA Issues Solicitation for Utility-Scale Quantum Computer Concepts

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is seeking novel approaches to building a utility-scale, fault-tolerant quantum computer through the Underexplored
DARPA Director Stefanie Tompkins to Speak at Potomac Officers Club’s 2022 Defense R&D SummitEvents

DARPA Director Stefanie Tompkins to Speak at Potomac Officers Club’s 2022 Defense R&D Summit

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Director Stefanie Tompkins is set to deliver a morning keynote speech at the Potomac Officers
Northrop to Enter DARPA UUV Project’s 2nd PhaseContract Awards

Northrop to Enter DARPA UUV Project’s 2nd Phase

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $41.2 million contract to produce and test an unmanned underwater vehicle demonstrator for
Johns Hopkins APL Secures $225M Contract for DARPA R&D, Engineering ServicesContract Awards

Johns Hopkins APL Secures $225M Contract for DARPA R&D, Engineering Services

Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory has secured a $225 million sole-source contract to perform research, development and engineering work
DOD’s Innovation Arm Interested in Commercial Nuclear Propulsion Tech for Smaller SpacecraftNews

DOD’s Innovation Arm Interested in Commercial Nuclear Propulsion Tech for Smaller Spacecraft

The Defense Innovation Unit is seeking commercially made lightweight technologies that could provide nuclear power and propulsion for small to
Terence Emmert, Acting DOD Deputy Undersecretary for Research and Engineering, Receives First Wash100 AwardNews

Terence Emmert, Acting DOD Deputy Undersecretary for Research and Engineering, Receives First Wash100 Award

Terence Emmert, acting deputy undersecretary for research and engineering at the Department of Defense, was selected by Executive Mosaic, the