Pentagon tech chief wants an ‘all in one’ sensor


TAMPA, Fla. ― One of the Pentagon’s top tech officials wants an “all in one” sensor for defense work.

It is one of several critical technologies that Heidi Shyu, the undersecretary of defense for research and engineering, included in remarks Wednesday at the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference in Florida.

“I’m interested in pushing the technology toward a single sensor that has the ability to listen, the ability to do jamming, the ability to communicate, the ability to inject, all in one,” Shyu said, without providing specific details of progress on such an advancement.

Some funding for that could come

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