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  • Stephen Hoover: PARC-Zinnov Partnership to Focus on Disruptive Innovation - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Stephen Hoover: PARC-Zinnov Partnership to Focus on Disruptive Innovation

    Xerox‘s PARC subsidiary and Zinnov have entered into a memorandum of understanding to develop new technology and offer disruptive innovation expertise to businesses in India. PARC seeks to combine its research-and-development platforms with Zinnov“™s consulting and research services as part of the alliance, Xerox said Wednesday. “Our partnership joins Zinnov“™s knowledge, talent and understanding of specific markets with PARC“™s deep technology […] More

  • PARC, DZYNE Technologies Land Contracts Under DARPA“™s Vanishing Air Delivery R&D Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    PARC, DZYNE Technologies Land Contracts Under DARPA“™s Vanishing Air Delivery R&D Program

    Xerox“™s PARC subsidiary and DZYNE Technologies have been awarded separate contracts under a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program aimed at developing a “vanishing” air delivery platform. DARPA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted June 10 DZYNE Technologies will receive $2.9 million under the initial phase of the Inbound, Controlled, Air-Releasable, Unrecoverable Systems program and $3.2 million under […] More

  • DOE Org Taps PARC to Develop Thermal Insulation Coating; Quentin Van Overmeere Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DOE Org Taps PARC to Develop Thermal Insulation Coating; Quentin Van Overmeere Comments

    PARC has been awarded a $3 million contract to develop a thermal-insulating window coating technology for an Energy Department program that aims to reduce the amount of heat loss in single-pane windows during cold weather. The Xerox company will assimilate a transparent aerogel polymer material to the window coating for thermal loss prevention as part […] More

  • DOE to Fund 14 Window Coating Devt Projects Through SHIELD Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DOE to Fund 14 Window Coating Devt Projects Through SHIELD Program

    The Energy Department has awarded $31 million in total funds to support 14 window coating and windowpane development projects as part of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy“™s Single-Pane Highly Insulating Efficient Lucid Design program. DOE said Monday ARPA-E“™s SHIELD program seeks to retrofit single-pane windows through the development of novel window coatings and other materials designed to […] More

  • PARC Lands DARPA Contract to Develop Printer for Macroscopic Objects - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    PARC Lands DARPA Contract to Develop Printer for Macroscopic Objects

    PARC has been awarded a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency contract to build a nanotechnology-enabled printer that uses micrometer-size particles to produce macroscopic objects. The company said Wednesday the contract was awarded as part of DARPA’s Atoms to Product program, which began research efforts in December 2015. PARC said it will employ the help of Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland in […] More

  • ARPA-E Funds Xerox PARC Mobile App Project for Energy-Saving Travel - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ARPA-E Funds Xerox PARC Mobile App Project for Energy-Saving Travel

    PARC has received funds from the Energy Department“™s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy to develop a mobile application model that will cater to individual travelers and drive energy savings in transportation. Under ARPA-E’s Traveler Response Architecture using Novel Signaling for Network Efficiency in Transportation program, the Xerox-owned company said Tuesday it will partner with Virginia Tech Transportation Institute to build […] More

  • DARPA Picks 10 Participants for Nano-to-Millimeter-Scale Manufacturing Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DARPA Picks 10 Participants for Nano-to-Millimeter-Scale Manufacturing Project

    The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has selected 10 participants in its Atoms to Product program, which seeks technology that can manufacture millimeter-scale products or materials out of nanometer-scale pieces. DARPA said Tuesday researchers will work to address the gap between nano-scale and millimeter-scale components through fabrication from atoms to microns then microns to millimeters. “The […] More

  • Booz Allen-Xerox PARC Team to Eye Sensor Tech, Internet of Things - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Booz Allen-Xerox PARC Team to Eye Sensor Tech, Internet of Things

    Booz Allen Hamilton and Xerox‘s PARC subsidiary have partnered to offer technical expertise to government and commercial organizations as both companies aim to help clients address their mission and business challenges. Michael Farber, a Booz Allen executive vice president, said Thursday the alliance will also explore strategies to integrate PARC’s sensor technology and printed electronics offerings into Booz […] More

  • DARPA Extends Xerox Subsidiary's Disappearing Electronics Contract; Gregory Whiting Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DARPA Extends Xerox Subsidiary’s Disappearing Electronics Contract; Gregory Whiting Comments

    The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has extended a contract with Xerox‘s PARC subsidiary for continued development work on a transient electronics technology. PARC made the Disintegration Upon Stress Release Trigger for DARPA“™s Vanishing Programmable Resources program as the agency seeks to develop electronic systems that dissappear on command, Xerox said Wednesday. “This technology can help commercial organizations as well […] More

  • Xerox Unveils Printed Memory Labels for Anti-Counterfeit Product Efforts; Steve Simpson Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Xerox Unveils Printed Memory Labels for Anti-Counterfeit Product Efforts; Steve Simpson Comments

    Xerox has launched two electronic-based printed labels the company built to store data that can be used to track the condition and verify the authenticity of a product. Xerox Printed Memory is designed to store up to 68 billion data points and has a rewritable memory of up to 36 bits, while the Xerox Printed Memory with Cryptographic […] More

  • Xerox PARC to Build Micro-PV Cell Printer for DOE's ARPA-E - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Xerox PARC to Build Micro-PV Cell Printer for DOE’s ARPA-E

    PARC, a Xerox company, will develop a prototype micro-photovoltaic cell printer for the Energy Department as part of the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy‘s Micro-scale Optimized Solar-cell Arrays with Integrated Concentration program. Xerox said Wednesday the program aims to facilitate the high-volume, economical production of micro-PV cell arrays. The company added that PARC will utilize digital xerographic assembly to build a printer that […] More

  • Energy Dept Awards PARC New Metal Sorting Tech Development Funds - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Energy Dept Awards PARC New Metal Sorting Tech Development Funds

    Xerox subsidiary PARC has secured additional funds from the U.S. Energy Department to further develop a technology for processing and recycling scrap aluminum materials. PARC is developing an aluminum alloy detection system through the Modern Electro/Thermochemical Advancements for Light-metal Systems Program, run by DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, Xerox said Monday. “Our technology could change […] More

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