Welcome to DSTO. The Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) is part of Australia's Department of Defence. DSTO is the Australian Government’s lead agency charged with applying science and technology to protect and defend Australia and its national interests.

2013 Innovation Lecture: Think Big and Make it Happen

Dr Alex Zelinsky

Watch Chief Defence Science Dr Alex Zelinsky deliver the 2013 Innovation Lecture for the Warren Centre for Advanced Engineering.

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Future Land Force Conference: call for papers

Future Land Force Conference

The DSTO Future Land Force Conference is the premier event in Australia for defence researchers, industry professionals, and academics interested in...

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DSTO and Lockheed Martin in research collaboration

CDS Alex Zelinsky with Lockheed Martin Chief Executive

The Defence Science and Technology Organisation (DSTO) and Lockheed Martin Australia have signed a new strategic alliance to collaborate on a range of...

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DSTO signs alliance with Northrop Grumman Australia

Chief Defence Scientist Dr Alex Zelinsky (left) and Northrop Grumman Australia Chief Executive Mr Ian Irving.

DSTO and Northrop Grumman Australia have signed a strategic alliance to conduct collaborative research in a range of high-end defence technologies.

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