IDS & CSIR Sign MoU on Defence Tech Research

  • A Memorandum of Understanding between the Headquarters, Integrated Defence Staff and the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) was signed on November 23, 2023, in New Delhi.
  • For technical collaboration and joint research and development in the field of Defence Technology.
  • Signed by Lt General JP Mathew, Chief of Integrated Defence Staff to the Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee (CISC), Ministry of Defence (mod) and Dr. N Kalaiselvi, Director General, CSIR & Secretary, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Ministry of Science & Technology (most).

Aim:

  • To provide a framework for interaction between CSIR Labs, HQ IDS and Armed Forces.
  • Enhancing scientific understanding of technologies related to defence.
  • Undertake joint research and development in dual-use technologies.
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