Army Research Lab
The Army wants soldiers to talk with robots, and for the robots to talk back
The dialog system could be critical for multi-domain operations where autonomous systems can receive commands and relay information back to operators.
Army wants help with virtual critical-care services in COVID-19 field hospitals
The Army wants to link its new field hospitals to emergency room information networks to better use new make-shift ICUs that will house coronavirus patients.
Senate bill would direct DOD to create a quantum computing consortium
The bill would direct the DOD to form the Quantum Computing Research Consortium to oversee research and grant funding to address the development of quantum communication and quantum computing technology.