Transformational Synthetic Biology for Military Environments (TRANSFORME) Opportunities

Material Integration

The integration of biologically derived particles and small molecule additives into traditional polymer processing technology will be examined to understand the limitations and opportunities offered by these new production methods.  New bioderived

PCC Sensor Materials

Fulfill the need for real-time, specific, wearable biosensors by addressing critical gaps in reagent chemistry for increased adaptability, manufacturability, and stability.  This will enable real-time monitoring of soldiers for performance applica

Precision Materials

Explore new biology-based methods for controlled synthesis and assembly to create materials with precise chemistries, microstructures, properties, and responsive functionalities through controlled molecular placement, spatial architectures, and in