LTC Joseph Hitt, Ph. D., project manager at DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) will describe the agency‚??s work and how it combines creative, forward thinking with technical expertise to produce technological breakthroughs in areas such as quantum computing, nanoscale manufacturing, synthetic biology and robotics. DARPA is described as an agency dedicated to disruptive technology and projecting major technological challenges that the United States will face in the coming decades. Following his talk Hitt will take questions from the audience.
This lecture is part of a monthly series presented by the Louis Maslow STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) School at Wyoming Seminary and developed by Rachel Bartron, STEM School director. The lectures are intended to show the integration and application of science, technology, engineering and mathematics across disciplines and within society. For more information contact Bartron at firstname.lastname@example.org