The Silicon Valley APHIDS Project: Autonomous Portable Threat Identification Systems

Grand Challenge was searching for the best ideas in defence technology to help solve some of the evolving threats facing front line troops.

It also aimed to provide an opening into the UK defence market for new suppliers and investors.

The finale in August 2008 saw best teams battle in tough conditions Army's Urban Warfare Training Facility at Porton Down.

Project Details

Project funded by: UK Ministry of Defence
Project Duration: 01/08 - 08/08
Project Partners: Silicon Systems Ltd, IDUS Consultancy, Moonbuggy Ltd, University of Kingston, University of Reading, Bruton School for Girls
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