BAE To Develop Bone Conduction Helmets For Soldiers-3

BAE to develop helmet-based communication system that transmits sound through soldier’s cranial bones

Engineers, at BAE Systems, are developing an incredibly innovative communication device, based on bone conduction technology, that could enhance soldiers’ hearing while on the battlefield. By transmitting sound waves through the user’s cranial bones, and directly to the cochlea, the helmet-based system could help maximize the soldier’s awareness of his/her surroundings, while also providing protection…

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SLIVER solar panel-fitted backpacks might soon replace the heavy batteries soldiers carry!

The new wearable SLIVER solar panels, designed to replace the heavy batteries that soldiers usually carry with lighter, rechargeable ones, has finally received a thumbs up for commercial release, after successful field tests conducted by the Australian National University(ANU). The technology is in the form of a military backpack fitted with specially-engineered, minute solar cells,…

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