exact book: access defence science and technology research

entry Dstl’s posted research

wherever viable, we purpose to submit the effects of our work in open peer-reviewed literature. a list of posted analysis with hyperlinks to abstracts (MS Excel Spreadsheet, 168KB) is always up to date; the most fresh additions are at the exact of the spreadsheet.

entry wider defence science and technology research via Athena

Dstl manages a imperative repository, known as ‘Athena’, on behalf of the Ministry of Defence (MOD). Athena stores MOD-sponsored scientific and technical research stories, which can be found to the wider defence and safety community (together with government, industry and academia) based on safety, criminal and commercial circumstances.

find out about the newest research reports brought to Athena

Defence Reporter

Athena produces a bulletin known as ‘Defence Reporter’ that offers unclassified bibliographic assistance of research reviews these days added to the Athena record collection. Defence Reporter is aimed toward business and tutorial personnel working in defence and security, to hold them advised about the results of MOD-funded analysis. outdated editions of Defence Reporter can be discovered here.

any person can subscribe to Defence Reporter; please email defencereporter@dstl.gov.uk to subscribe.

Request full-textual content research reviews

the entire textual content of reviews listed in Defence Reporter or the Defence analysis Citations email signals may also be requested by using completing a ‘should be aware of’ form for UK Nationals (MS word document, 76KB) or a ‘deserve to recognize’ kind for overseas Nationals (MS word doc, 78.5KB) and emailing it to the file Request crew.

The report Request group will liberate the requested report counting on the classification and free up situations of the document as particular here:

doc classification record release circumstance outcome
Unclassified Releasable to industry, academia or an enormous viewers doc will be released
Protectively marked Releasable to business, academia or an infinite audience The record Request crew will check the requester’s security clearance and release the document if the requester has acceptable safety clearance
Any simplest releasable to MOD or executive The file Request group will contact the particular person liable for the record’s unencumber to ask if the document can be released for the explanations offered in the request form. The file will handiest be launched if that particular person approves.
Any No/ambiguous unlock observation supplied within the document The record Request group will contact the particular person chargeable for the file’s liberate to ask if the file can also be launched. If the file author or particular person chargeable for releasing the file can’t be contacted, Dstl’s intellectual Property crew will make a call on no matter if the report may also be released.

discover extra about Athena

For counsel about how MOD personnel can access the Athena document collection by way of the MOD secure networks, please contact athena@dstl.gov.uk.

Athena welcomes your comments and any suggestions you may also have for extra building of Athena’s products and services. Please ship your comments to athena@dstl.gov.uk.

post your analysis report to Athena

read assistance about how to post a record to Athena.

coverage for re-use of guidance

Copyright works produced by using Dstl group of workers are, unless otherwise indicated, discipline to Crown copyright. Dstl‘s authority for licensing its Crown-owned copyrights and database rights is performed through a delegation from the Controller of Her Majesty’s Stationery office (HMSO).

to comply to the use/re-use of public sector suggestions in line with UK Crown copyright policy, Dstl has adopted the Open executive Licence (OGL) v3.0 for licensing purchasable Crown copyright works cleared for use/re-use, in specific for external book in peer-reviewed journals.

Charging policy

Pursuant to the Re-Use of Public Sector information rules 2015, documents supplied by means of Dstl as a part of the MOD Public project (see page 15 for imperative tips) can be available for re-use until they are excluded by virtue of exemptions in the 2015 laws.

If the requested material is inside MOD’s public project then there’ll frequently be no payment for re-use. besides the fact that children, if the requested material is utterly outdoor MOD’s public project, additional expenses will observe. due to the varying nature of the cloth purchasable for re-use, no normal payment structure is attainable. despite the fact please contact CrownCopyrightLicensing@dstl.gov.uk for details of any costs with regards to particular requests.

Complaints manner

in case you at any time be dissatisfied with the carrier you’ve got got with admire to licensing of Crown copyright fabric, please get in touch along with your common Dstl contact and talk about your considerations with them. then again, you could ask to speak to their manager. If, despite the fact, the problem has no longer been resolved or dealt with to your pride, or you don’t have an everyday Dstl contact, you may additionally want to make a proper criticism.

To make a complaint, please write to Dstl’s Head of highbrow Property on the following handle:

in case you continue to be upset with the response from Dstl’s Head of intellectual Property, you’re entitled to searching for redress via MOD’s formal complaints technique by writing to the Ministerial Correspondence Unit. alternatively, you can also want to contact the necessities Division of the workplace of Public Sector assistance.

posted 1 July 2014
last up-to-date 7 December 2020 + exhibit all updates

  1. updated spreadsheet with the newest analysis citations.

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  3. updated abstract.

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  15. we now have up to date our listing of Dstl’s published research

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  17. up to date listing of public analysis. Defence research Citations electronic mail alert area removed.

  18. up-to-date posted research.

  19. New checklist of published research added.

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  23. New list of posted analysis brought.

  24. added ‘policy for re-use of guidance’ content material

  25. up to date the doc ‘an inventory of published research with hyperlinks to abstracts’.

  26. The checklist of posted analysis with hyperlinks to abstracts changed into updated.

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