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FAST Labs™ Advanced Technology and Defense R&D

We solve some of the United States' most critical defense and intelligence problems by innovating technologies that push the limits of what is possible, give our customers an edge, and our employees a chance to change the world.
The research and advanced technology business within Electronic Systems (ES) provides agile, innovative solutions to challenges spanning mission needs from sensing, signal processing and exploitation, to mission understanding and knowledge.



BAE Systems wall of patents


Electronic Systems' research and advanced development organization has obtained more than 250 patents in the last 17 years, and over one hundred are now in the application process.
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Technical Papers

Technical papers

The technical papers below represent a recent sampling of BAE Systems' advances in science and technology research and development.
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