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ARMY, UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND RESEARCH TECHNOLOGIES TO PREVENT OVERHEATED ELECTRONICS

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — A partnership with academia is enabling the Army to develop solutions that control extreme heat fluctuations in cutting-edge electronics.

The Army’s Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Center — also known as the C5ISR Center — began working with the University of Maryland in April 2019 as part of a three-year effort with three phases. The university is developing advanced cooling technologies that will prevent excessive heat produced by military technologies from damaging sensitive electronic components.

The technologies and methodologies used to dissipate heat produced by electronics are collectively known as thermal management, said Dr. Terry DuBois, a senior research engineer for the C5ISR Center. … Read More

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C5ISR CENTER HOSTS CCDC COMMANDER FOR TOWN HALL, LAB TOURS

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — The new commander of the Army Combat Capabilities Development Command spoke about his direction for the Army research and engineering entity during a town hall with his Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Center — or C5ISR Center, Nov. 18.

Maj. Gen. John A. George, who assumed leadership of CCDC Nov. 1, acknowledged the C5ISR Center’s distinct role, and also said the command is placing a renewed emphasis on collaboration across its eight research centers, which are comprised of about 14,000 civilians and military personnel in dozens of locations around the world.

“You are a unique part of this enterprise as you are touching every one of our modernization priorities and developing capabilities the Army needs in the future,” George said. … Read More

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