Major Transitions

The ISN may be best known for performing groundbreaking fundamental research, but another vital part of our mandate is to transition promising results of that research to higher levels of development. The ultimate goal is to enable products valuable to the US military services and other government agencies.

The ISN has more than two dozen "major transitions," cases in which unique ISN basic research discoveries have been transitioned to companies or other organizations and have resulted in products or products in development. The cases below are just a few key examples.