Army Senior Research Scientist for Chemistry Dr. Patricia McDaniel works with research scientists Brian Hauck and Janet Jensen to explore chemical and biological detection technologies that can be integrated into microsensor capabilities.

CBC Teams Explore Low Cost, Lightweight Sensors for Warfighter Use

May 2nd, 2022

Army Scientists Seek Capability against Waterborne Toxins

March 2nd, 2022

Army Scientist Appointed to Global Board to Eliminate Chemical Weapons

February 7th, 2022

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DEVCOM CBC’s Michael Bailey Becomes Army’s Newest Senior Executive

November 18th, 2021

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Collaboration Develops Future Army Leaders, Enhances Support to Warfighters

November 17th, 2021

CB Defense Today with guest Dr. Jason Roos

This September Dr. Moore’s CB Defense Today guest was Joint Program Executive Officer for CBRND, Dr. Jason Roos. The two discussed the valuable partnership between CBC and JPEO for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense, pandemic preparedness in the chemical biological defense space, and improving warfighter protection and decontamination in…

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Pandemic

“What doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger,” is a well-known quote often used in military circles. In this case, it tells the story of how the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM CBC) is facing down COVID-19 and will come out of it better able to…

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Army Researchers Apply AI/ML in Pursuit of Solutions for Soldiers

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD – The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM CBC) is internally funding five new artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML) seed projects this year. These projects all have the potential to assist the Center and its partners in the development of new technologies for…

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Army Chemist Receives Award for STEM Innovation

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD — Dr. Jared Decoste, a researcher at the U.S Army’s Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM CBC) is the inaugural recipient of a prestigious award honoring innovation and achievement in  Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM) education among STEM professionals. DeCoste received the 2021 Joseph…

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Smaller, Faster Prototype Detects Chemicals in Fingerprints

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD — Researchers at the U.S. Army’s Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM CBC) have helped improve technology that could give our Soldiers a forensic advantage by detecting minuscule traces of chemicals left behind by adversaries in the field. The new technology prototype is called…

Man’s Best Friend Persists in Fight Against Covid-19

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD — Scientists at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM CBC) are partnering with the University of Pennsylvania and various canine training facilities to continue research on how canines can aid in the fight against COVID-19 and other chemical biological threats. A…

Bucknell Students Contribute to Army Sensor Capability

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD — The Advanced Design and Manufacturing – Product Realization Division at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM CBC) partnered with students at Bucknell University to develop an audio communications module for the Array Configured of Remote Network Sensors (ACoRNS) interface. Through…

Army Chemical Corps Names Debra Thedford as Distinguished Member

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD — On June 22, The U.S. Army’s Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM) Chemical Biological Center’s retired Col. Debra A. Thedford was inducted as a Distinguished Member of the U.S Army’s Chemical Corps during a ceremony at Ft. Leonard Wood. Selected through a rigorous process, Thedford shares…

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DEVCOM Chemical Biological Center Helps DoD Ensure Carbon Supply

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD — A new qualifying standard for military grade carbon used in gas masks and protective filters has been developed by a partnership of experts in chemical and biological protection, eliminating U.S. reliance on a single source for this critical material. Experts at the U.S. Army Combat…

DEVCOM Decontaminant Thrives after Patent License Agreement

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD — The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Chemical Biological Center (DEVCOM CBC) recently marked two years since the original patent license agreement of a decontamination innovation that has proven beneficial to both the warfighter and first responders. In February 2019, the CBC Technology Transfer Office,…