In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021, we wanted to highlight the women of DHS who are inventors. To date, DHS has a total of eight women inventors who hold six patents. In addition, more than 20 inventions by DHS women are currently awaiting approval by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO).
Science and Technology
Our theme at this year’s SXSW event, “The Road to Reopening: Recovery through Research,” answers the call about what is needed from a governmental R&D organization to improve security, restore public confidence and keep our front-line workforce safe and protected.
DHS S&T and CISA are jointly announcing the final two research and development (R&D) awards for the newly launched Secure and Resilient Mobile Network Infrastructure (SRMNI) project.
DHS S&T is announcing that the QuickRoute app is available for responders to download.
DHS is looking for ideas and suggestions from its stakeholders across public and private sectors familiar with or interested in improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the Department’s mission. Your input can be submitted in the form of questions, hypotheses, or problems focused on any area of the Department’s work.
S&T Past Research with anthrax bacteria, Ebola virus and other pathogens informs current and future pandemic response.
DHS S&T AWARDS $153K in phase 1 funding to small business for maritime object tracking technology.
DHS S&T is conducting research to learn more about these interactions, with a focus on de-escalation methods.
DHS S&T SVIP announces $196,880 in Phase 1 funding to Deep North, a start-up based in Foster City, California, to apply video analytics to airport screening processes to help minimize exposure and contact between Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) and passengers.
On the 18th birthday of DHS S&T, the homeland security landscape may look a bit different in 2021 than it did in 2003, but our commitment to meeting the pressing challenges of today and tomorrow hasn’t wavered.