Science and Technology Directorate

CBP to test first truck-portable drone for monitoring border

by • 3 years ago

The small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) can be taken on patrols in the back of a pickup truck.

DHS’s opioid detection challenge yields 8 finalists

by • 3 years ago

Could measuring how X-rays are diffracted when they pass through a parcel help find illicit drugs?

At DHS’s Biometric Technology Rally, fresh faces for hungry hardware

by • 3 years ago

The rally is an opportunity for companies to get free performance data and for DHS to see what's out there.

DHS eyes 5G network protections with latest industry day

by • 3 years ago

A standardized, secure voice capability for unclassified government communications and improved mobile traffic visibility are on the department's wishlist.

DHS Centers of Excellence on the chopping block if Trump budget proposal holds

by • 3 years ago

The proposed Science and Technology Directorate budget is down $231 million, and Centers of Excellence are on the chopping block.

DHS needs startups to help with 11 innovative technologies

by • 3 years ago

The agency's Science and Technology Directorate is on the hunt for new technologies to address 11 core issues it is targeting in 2019.