NPL's expertise can be applied to defence applications across the areas of detection, forensics and testing services. Our knowledge and expertise in the areas of Advanced Materials, CBRNE detection, and Timing and Location technologies allows us to work with the defence sector to deliver bespoke R&D projects resulting in novel technologies that can be deployed for both homeland security and battlefield systems.
NPL is also focusing effort through working with industry on resolving many of the issues being raised by cyber security, across the globe, including data communications, financial transactions and public internet use. NPL's knowledge in the fields of mathematics and computing bring expertise that can be used in projects where large amounts of data need to be analysed, manipulated and presented quickly in an easy-to-use format. NPL's knowledge can applied to fuse data together, in real-time, to present a cohesive view of a situation that enables sensible and quick decisions to be made.
By using NPL's unique facilities and world-class science teams, combined with our understanding of the needs and challenges faced by the defence and security sector, we can guarantee solutions that will help drive forward technologies whether adapted from civilian use or developed specifically for the defence and security sector.
Challenge Driven, Solution Focused
Our expertise and innovation eliminates the need for specialist in-house resources, reduces technical risk and can deliver revenue, cost and time savings for complex technical challenges. For over 110 years we have solved real world government and business problems and today this is applied to global customer requests from a range of markets. NPL solutions are delivered in world-class research facilities using the outputs from significant research programmes supported by government and have been shown to be world-leading in over 80% of science areas.
Customers have access to over 500 multi-disciplinary scientists, along with an extensive national and international network of partners. Our collaboration network of other science organisations, industry, academia and international laboratories prove invaluable to deliver the requirements of our customers who range from government departments, start-ups to large global multinational corporations.
NPL is working with the Aerospace, Defence and Security sector by developing challenge driven solutions through the application of cutting edge metrology that meets our customers' needs.
Our capability includes:
Working with business and industry, NPL's Research and Development programmes focus on identifying and addressing customer needs, ensuring our expertise and knowledge is always relevant and easily applied by our partners.