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Aug 18

New landmine detection method to reduce false alarm rates

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- Landmines pose a serious threat in conflict areas, yet modern detection systems struggle to discriminate between explosives and clutter. A project funded by the Army developed a new method for landmine identification that will greatly reduce false alarm rates. Fewer false alarms will significantly reduce the... read more →
Jul 31

Dr. Aaron Walker has been named the new CEO of Vadum

Effective July 31, 2020, Dr. Aaron Walker has been named the new CEO of Vadum, replacing Gary Edge who has transitioned out to pursue other opportunities. Gary supported the Vadum team transition from startup to an emerging leader in advanced defense technology development. During Dr. Walker’s 16 years as CTO,... read more →
May 05

Vadum and Northrop Grumman are developing and delivering disruptive technologies

In a recent statement, Northrop Grumman shares that “Vadum is a software supplier with Northrop Grumman on multiple advanced development efforts relating to electromagnetic maneuver warfare (EMW). EMW is the Navy’s warfighting approach to gain decisive military advantage in the electromagnetic spectrum. Vadum and Northrop Grumman are developing and delivering... read more →
Jan 26

Vadum Reports 2018 DOD SBIR Program Success

Vadum, Inc. continues to exceed customer expectations for solutions developed in the SBIR program.  Vadum was awarded six new Phase I starts and another Phase II start in 2018.  Army, Navy, Air Force, and MDA programs won covered a range of topics including: software analytics and decision aids for Army... read more →
Jan 01

Vadum Inc. Acquires Third Wave Strategies Inc.

On 1 Jan 2019, the principals at Vadum Inc. completed the acquisition of Third Wave Strategies (TWS), a South Carolina based defense consulting company.  TWS was established in July 2009 and for the last nine years provided operational and technical expertise to a wide range of Department of Defense (DoD)... read more →
Jan 01

Vadum Has a Record Year in the DOD SBIR Program

Vadum, Inc. reports a record year for contract awards in the Department of Defense (DoD) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) with eight new Phase I starts.  The Phase I programs include Army, Navy, and Missile Defense Agency (MDA) applications.  Topics included systems solutions for expendable electronic warfare  (EW) buoys for... read more →
Nov 08

DARPA selects BAE to develop new counter to modern radars

Future US jamming systems may be able to react in real-time to counter unfamiliar radar signals under the Adaptive Radar Countermeasures (ARC) programme, a $13.3 million contract awarded to BAE Systems last month by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Early versions of the jamming technology could become available... read more →
Jan 26

Vadum selected for DARPA Adaptive Radar Countermeasures (ARC) Phase III.

Vadum is the only small business selected to work on the third phase of the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA) adaptive radar countermeasures (ARC) program.  The DARPA ARC program seeks to develop EW capability to counter hostile adaptive radar systems based on their over-the-air signals.  During Phase III,... read more →