Our Capabilities

Scientific expertise that delivers results

QS-2 leverages deep subject matter expertise to translate cutting-edge knowledge into real-world solutions for our clients

We know the way through new scientific and technical projects because we’ve been there before, drawing on decades of experience working at the forefront of bleeding-edge scientific research and technology development in academia, government laboratories, and industry. Our team is passionate about identifying the most promising research and development directions for organizational investment and innovation.


QS-2 provides clients in the biotechnology and life sciences sectors with guidance and solutions to some of the most challenging problems facing these markets.

Our industry leading technical staff have deep expertise across the entire biotechnology ecosystem, with experience advising clients in the defense, national security, intelligence, energy, and commercial sectors on emerging disruptive biotechnologies.

Core Competencies

Core Competencies

  • Synthetic Biology
  • Neuroscience & Neuro-technologies
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Agriculture & Plant Sciences
  • Biosecurity & Biosurveillance
  • Marine Biology
  • Biologically Inspired Materials
  • Microbiology and Metabolism
  • Epigenetics
  • Computational Biology and Genomics
  • Molecular Biology and Biophysics

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Our team develops and applies state-of-the-art artificial intelligence, data-mining, and machine learning tools to discover patterns and unlock meaning in our clients’ data.

QS-2 works with our clients to construct and deploy custom mathematical and statistical modeling capabilities that provide solutions to their most intractable challenges.

AI and Machine Learning
Core Capabilities

Core Competencies

  • Data Science
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Graph and Network Theory
  • Signals Processing
  • Cryptography
  • Quantum Physics
  • Precision Time and Navigation Modeling and Simulation
  • Operations Research and Optimization
  • Electric Power Systems
  • Social Media Analysis

Autonomous Systems

New disruptive technologies in unmanned systems are revolutionizing transportation and logistics worldwide. These emerging technologies are rapidly outpacing the current technical, legal, and regulatory frameworks in these industries. 

Our team of recognized experts in autonomous systems research, development, engineering, and regulatory policy advises clients on navigating this rapidly evolving ecosystem.  

Autonomous Learning
Drone Technology

Core Competencies

  • Automated Vehicles
  • Connected Vehicles
  • Systems Engineering
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Functional Safety
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Standards
  • System Architecture
  • Data Exchange
  • Impact Assessments
  • Cybersecurity
  • Communications
  • Market Analysis and Forecasting


The future of the aviation systems around the world are rapidly changing with the emergence of exciting new technologies, concepts, and innovations.

The aviation community is on the cusp of significant evolution as new entrant technologies such as advanced air mobility, drones, and commercial space operations are being developed, demonstrated, and deployed in the National Airspace System.

Our team of industry leading aviation experts provide a broad range of capabilities that enable our clients to implement for the present and plan for the future.

Aviation Tracking

Core Competencies

  • Operations Research
  • Air Traffic Management
  • Airports, Airspace, and Noise
  • Weather Analytics
  • Environmental Analytics
  • Decision Support Tools
  • Research Roadmaps and Strategy
  • Advanced Air Mobility
  • Drones
  • ConOps Development
  • Policy and Infrastructure

Program Management

QS-2 understands the dynamic environment of program management and our team excels in the ability to focus on the details that ensure a seamless delivery from ideation to innovation.

Our analysts and management experts provide a diverse suite of services to our clients ranging from developing statements of work and monitoring milestones to risk analysis, cost estimation, and contract management.

Program Management

Core Competencies

  • Proposal Review
  • Contract Administration
  • Budget Formulation
  • Accounting
  • Administrative Support
  • Project Controls
  • Financial Compliance
  • Procurement
  • Purchasing
  • Milestone Tracking
  • Statement of Work Formulation