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USMC Jets fly over UCSD      USMC Jets fly over UCSD The daily, eardrum-shattering blasts of U.S. Marine jets from nearby M.C.A.S Miramar complete this tour of the military park. The billions of dollars ...
UCSD Homeland Security        UCSD Homeland Security The Department of Homeland Security at UCSD resides in CalIT2 and engages in research and collaboration with educational and government agencies in San ...
University of California Division of War Research (UCDWR)   University of California Division of War Research (UCDWR) The University of California, on 26 April 1941, formally established a Division of War Research (UCDWR) to administer the new laboratory in San ...
SDSC Team Wins $108 Million 8-year Department of Defense High-Performance Computing Contract SDSC is part of a national team of academic institutions and industry partners that was awarded a $108 million contract to work side-by-side ...
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR)    Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) “We are dedicated to the Joint warfighters, who stand in harm’s way, preserving our peace and defending our nation and its allies against ...
Project Orion developed by General Atomics at Camp Elliot  Project Orion developed by General Atomics at Camp Elliot Project Orion was the first engineering design study of a spacecraft powered by nuclear pulse propulsion, an idea first proposed by Stanisław Ulam ...
The Beyster Institute (founded by Dr. J. Robert Beyster)  The Beyster Institute (founded by Dr. J. Robert Beyster) The Beyster Institute at the UCSD Rady School of Management began as the Foundation for Enterprise Development (Foundation), a non-profit established in 1986 ...
Floating Instrument Platform - FLIP      Floating Instrument Platform - FLIP The Floating Instrument Platform, FLIP, is a 355 foot long manned spar buoy designed as a stable research platform for oceanographic research. FLIP is ...
Seaweed Canyon Quonset Storage (former Camp Matthews building)   Seaweed Canyon Quonset Storage (former Camp Matthews building) Seaweed Canyon Quonset Storage was completed in 1942 and occupied in 1974. Storage space used by four departments: The Geosciences Research Division, Integrative Oceanography ...
Space Micro         Space Micro Space Micro Inc. is a high technology firm with a special focus on space and military applications. Founded in 2002, Space Micro Inc. ...
San Diego Research Center Inc. (SDRC) Since the company's founding in 2001, San Diego Research Center, Inc. (SDRC), has established itself as a leader in Defense Wireless communications by ...
UCSD is a defense contractor      UCSD is a defense contractor UCSD brings in millions of dollars from the DoD every year. ...
Keith A. Brueckner "In 1959, Roger Revelle appointed Keith Brueckner as a professor of physics for the new campus of the University of California, San Diego. ...
Scripps Institution of Oceanography       Scripps Institution of Oceanography Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) is one of the oldest centers for ocean and earth science research in the world. Since 1912, Scripps ...
Herbert York         Herbert York In 1961, Physicist Herbert York, became the first chancellor of UCSD. His background made him a prime candidate to help realize the goals ...
Camp Callan         Camp Callan Camp Callan was built in 1940 as a Coast Artillery Corps replacement training center for new inductees. By 1942, the post had over ...
"Building X" - the University of California Division of War ..."Building X" - the University of California Division of War Research (UCDWR) "Building X." In June 1944, the University of California Division of War Research (UCDWR) moved its headquarters to the Bridges Mansion off Chatsworth ...
Operation Crossroads         Operation Crossroads Operation Crossroads was a series of nuclear weapon tests conducted by the United States in the summer of 1946. The series consisted of ...
Institute for Defense Analysis       Institute for Defense Analysis "Major research program areas include: Development of methods and models for estimating the costs to develop, test, procure, operate, and support defense forces and ...
Defense contractors help to found UCSD     Defense contractors help to found UCSD Those who supported the introduction of a University of California campus in San Diego envisioned a steady flow of engineering and science graduates ...
General Atomics         General Atomics Offers research, development and consulting services to the nuclear industry, including nuclear energy production, defense and related applications headquartered in La Jolla, California. ...
Operation Wigwam         Operation Wigwam Operation Wigwam involved a single test of the Mark 90 Betty nuclear bomb conducted 400 miles southwest of San Diego. It was a ...
Atlas ICBM Missile        Atlas ICBM Missile The SM-65 Atlas was a missile built by the Convair Division of General Dynamics and originally designed as an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile to ...
UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering      UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering The Jacobs School of Engineering at UCSD is the largest engineering school in the University of California system. While the Scripps Institution of ...
Corporate Affiliates Program (CAP) at UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering Corporate Affiliates Program (CAP) at UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering The Jacobs School of Engineering’s ongoing Corporate Affiliates Program (CAP) allows private institutions to sponsor research at UCSD. The CAP executive board includes ...
JASON Advisory Group A group of scientists and academics that advises and conducts research for the Department of Defense. Established in 1960, it has between 30-60 ...
Students occupy Muir College to oppose defense research   Students occupy Muir College to oppose defense research During the time of William McGill, an experimental psychologist, UCSD's third chancellor. ...
The Academic Senate urges UCSD to end its classified defense ...The Academic Senate urges UCSD to end its classified defense research. The Academic Senate urges UCSD to end its classified defense research. ...
CONNECT          CONNECT Originally founded by the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), CONNECT seeks to create partnerships between the university and private enterprises including the ...
San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC)      San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) "One of four original federal supercomputer centers in the country that are engaged in computer R&D, and served vital roles in the development ...
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems       General Atomics Aeronautical Systems General Atomics is a nuclear physics and defense contractor headquartered in San Diego, California. Among other things, it is the manufacturer of the ...
The Center for Commercialization of Advanced Technology (CCAT)   The Center for Commercialization of Advanced Technology (CCAT) The Center for Commercialization of Advanced Technology (CCAT) is a partnership between academia, industry, and government. CCAT facilitates discoveries of technologies that address ...
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWAR)    Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWAR) Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center San Diego (SSC San Diego) is the U.S. Navy's research, development, test and evaluation, engineering and fleet ...
"San Diego is a Secret Base" by Trevor Paglen  "San Diego is a Secret Base" by Trevor Paglen In January, 2005, Artist and photographer Trevor Paglen led a tour of little-known San Diego military and defense contractor sites. From a text by ...
Northrop Grumman Consolidates Presence In San Diego    Northrop Grumman Consolidates Presence In San Diego "Northrop Grumman Corporation consolidated many operations in San Diego today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a 234,000-square-foot campus located on Spectrum Center Boulevard. ...
Northrop Grumman And University Of California San Diego Complete Research ...Northrop Grumman And University Of California San Diego Complete Research To Increase Hunter Unmanned Aerial ..."Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), have completed a study that will enable the MQ-5B Hunter unmanned ...
Operation College Freedom: MMST Disaster Drill at UCSD   Operation College Freedom: MMST Disaster Drill at UCSD For this drill, Atkinson Hall played the part of the frontline in the war on terrorism. While first responders practiced their skills in ...
Four UCSD Students Win Prestigious Scholarship From the U.S. Department ...Four UCSD Students Win Prestigious Scholarship From the U.S. Department of Defense "Four UC San Diego students (Jacobs School of Engineering and mathematics) are among the 32 nationwide recipients of the 2006 Science, Mathematics, and ...
Defense Contractors recruit at UCSD Job Fair    Defense Contractors recruit at UCSD Job Fair The UCSD Triton Job and Internship Fair attracts employers who create technologies for the military. Students line-up at booths, resumés in hand, while ...
Bullock Dave. 'Inside the Navy's Armed-Robot Labs.' Wired Magazine. "SAN DIEGO -- The Navy's MDARS-E is an armed robot that can track anything that moves. Told that I was the target, the ...
Department of Defense awards $60 million for study of PTSD "The Department of Defense has awarded the largest grant ever for study of post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury to a nationwide ...