SEA’s approach to conducting research is based upon our ability to bring together comprehensive knowledge of military operational environments with key technology domains to derive highly exploitable, value-added benefits.
We utilise key technical skills to conduct specialist research work and to act as the research integrator lead to a mixed industry, specialist Subject Matter Expert (SME) and academia team. Our highly credible systems engineering expertise underpins our approach to research work, allowing significant System of Systems research topics such as Open System Architectures to be tackled.
SEA, as a mid-Technology Readiness Level (TRL) company, is well practised in matching customers’ requirements with available technologies and vitally understanding how technology can be accessed and then exploited through effective routes to market. Our ability to access technology is proven through leveraging of highly capable staff expertise, a range of industrial partnerships, and our many academic links.
SEA's independence guarantees no conflicts of interest and ensures that all analysis or advice provided is bespoke to the customer. Our significant research contributions relate to projects including; Underwater Sensing, RESM technology demonstration, Synthetic Aperture Radar, Human Factors Integration, Virtual Ship Synthetic Environment technology demonstration, Open Systems Architecture, and Dismounted Close Combat Sensors.