Communications Systems and Spectrum

The Communications Systems and Spectrum Division (CSSD) is focused on researching and developing robust and secure communication solutions for use in Tactical environments as well as real-time visualization software to facilitate Mission Planning.  Four primary technology areas are combined to provide the essential elements required by tomorrow’s warfighter:  advanced communications systems, intelligent networks adaptable to environmental data in real-time, secure virtualized networks and sophisticated visualization aides.  CSSD combines cutting-edge software defined radio (SDR) platforms, EW capabilities, in-house secure laboratories and real-world RF deployment expertise with solutions from leading commercial providers, including advanced SDR platforms and  5G / FutureG systems, to provide warfighters with relevant and real-time information in order to succeed in their missions.