Science and Technology
Science and Technology Advancements
- DHS S&T Successfully Evaluates Wildfire Sensors with California Emergency Responders (DHS News Release, 6/10/2021): The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) successfully tested four prototype technologies for early detection of wildfires in California this week. The evaluation was conducted during a controlled, prescribed burn at the Dye Creek Preserve near Red Bluff, California, in partnership with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) and The Nature Conservancy.
DHS S&T Efforts
- Unifying Research: DHS S&T Hosts Virtual Whole-of-Government R&D Showcase (HS Today, June 21, 2021): “The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is convening U.S. government research organizations for the Virtual Whole-of-Government R&D Showcase, a unique four-part virtual content series that kicks off today and will run through August. The showcase will highlight how S&T and its partners across government are mobilizing research and development (R&D) teams to reduce risks from natural and human-induced disasters; accelerating breakthrough discoveries; and helping the nation prepare against future threats and unknowns.”
- Current S&T Solicitations
- S&T Industry Partnerships Programs