Nuclear Forensics Capability Preparedness Exercise

The Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) recently participated in a  collaborative exercise with federal and local partners that demonstrated the nation’s  nuclear forensics capabilities are equipped to respond to nuclear threats. USI provides support to the Systems…


Innovative Chem Bio Nanosensors

As chemical and biological weapons continue to threaten our nation’s warfighters tiny innovative nanosensors are playing an important role in creating new solutions for rapidly identifying and detecting chemical and biological threats. These tiny sensors can…


Robots Survey CBRN Sites

A soldiers situational awareness is vital to making accurate assessments of the battlefield and threats. Robots are improving situation awareness and creating many innovative opportunities to quickly and remotely collect and identify threats and provide…


Germ Fighters in Alligator’s Blood

As a U.S. Army veteran, I am proud to be a part of a company and an organization whose mission supports and improves the protection of our warfighters.   A DTRA Funded basic research program managed…


WMD and the US Food supply

These days it seems the inadvertent contamination of food is almost inevitable, but it is the vulnerabilities associated with the intentional contamination that is almost enough to make me lose my appetite. With so many advances…


CBRNE Threats

As CBRNE threats increase USI is committed to supporting the mission. USI continues to provide support to the DTRA Chemical Biological Department.  USI contractors advise and assist DTRA with their mission of protecting American warfighters…


2015 CBD S&T Conference Highlight Video

USI Contractors supporting DTRA JSTO had the opportunity to attend and participate in the 2015 CB S&T Conference in St. Louis, Missouri with over 1250 representatives from academia, industry, government and 32 countries.  See link below for…


USI Awarded a New DTRA Task Order

Since 2011 USI has been providing A&AS support for the Chemical/ Biological technologies Department and the Counter WMD Technologies Department within DTRA.  Now, USI is actively engaging and advising on the direction and development of research and program plans…


Advanced-concentrator-materials have arrived

USI supports this work by translating technical data into simple DoD relevant user-friendly language to illustrate the potential benefits this research and development may provide to the community. FORT BELVOIR, Va. – A multi-faceted scientific effort…