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  • ARL researchers win first place in international software design contest

    October 15, 2014

    Two researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Computational and Information Sciences Directorate were recently notified that they won first place in an international software design contest and will receive this recognition at the 12th ACM-IEEE International Conference on Formal Methods and Models for System Design, or MEMOCODE, which is scheduled...

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  • ARL researchers evaluate Soldier performance to help produce better products for the service member

    October 09, 2014

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory Human Research and Engineering Directorate's Fort Leonard Wood field element was recently involved in the completion of a live-fire experiment with the modular protective system multipurpose guard tower on Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. Collaborating with Maneuver Support Battle Lab engineers, the ARL team developed a 'focused...

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  • Army, DOE studies deliver never-before-seen material failures during high-pressure experiments

    October 07, 2014

    For the first time, U.S. researchers were able to observe and measure the dynamic deflection and failure of material fibers as they deformed under high impact and at high speeds during recent experiments at the Dynamic Compression Sector of the Argonne National Laboratory's Advance Photon Source. With this information, Army Research Laboratory scientists...

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  • U.S. Army Research Lab wins DOD award for a billion hours of supercomputing to research internal combustion engines

    October 02, 2014

    On October 1, Army researchers began modeling the engine spray mixture formation process at never-before-seen complexities as part of an effort to improve engine performance. Their research funding is tied to an award the U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently received as the recipient of a FRONTIER Project award, which brings with this distinction a five-year...

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  • Bruce Amrein's dedication to ARL continues – even as he sets out to retire

    October 01, 2014

    So many of the men and women who retire from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory will tell you that they were fortunate to have worked with such great teams and loved the work and research they conducted while there. Bruce E. Amrein, chief of the Perceptual Sciences Branch at the Human Research and Engineering Directorate is no exception. He has been with HRED...

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  • Open Campus initiative brings natural language processing to cyber research

    September 30, 2014

    Do authors of source code have a unique identifying style—a "coding fingerprint"—that can be learned from a few samples of their work and used to identify them? This question holds implications for protecting intellectual property as well as for identifying malware authors and tracking the evolution of malware. It spurred a cross-cutting summer...

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  • High school teacher becomes Army researcher

    September 26, 2014

    Army researchers come from a wide variety of backgrounds. That is the case with Elizabeth Caplinger, a chemist and human factors specialist, who has been with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Human Research and Engineering Directorate in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, for about six years. Caplinger started her career as a high school teacher. She was certified...

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  • ARL selected for legacy award

    September 24, 2014

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory was honored to receive the 2014 Baltimore Federal Executive Board's Federal Women's Advisory Council Legacy Award at the 32nd Annual Federal Women's Council Employee Development Program at Martin's West on Aug. 26. ARL received this recognition for making great strides to improve employment and career advancement opportunities,...

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  • People First: ARO's ReShockie Smith, youth sciences program, destined for rewarding job

    September 22, 2014

    Detroit was still a booming metropolis for a pre-teen ReShockie Smith, and to her, it was an oasis. She traded her blue bicycle and mud pies for something rarely found in her morphing neighborhood: mathematics competitions. She lived on a block with houses representative of a proud, working-class community but it was surrounded on all sides by urban decay:...

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  • Ron Carty, longtime ARL photographer retires

    September 19, 2014

    When the time came for college, Ron Carty chose to go to The Maryland Institute College of Art, which was the only school in the area that offered a degree in photography at the time. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in photography in 1975. After graduation, Carty worked as an Olan Mills photographer and photo lab technician for five years. He was...

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  • The Simulation and Training Technology Center Welcomes Incoming Commander

    September 16, 2014

    ORLANDO - The US Army Research Laboratory, Human Research and Engineering Directorate's Simulation and Training Technology Center (STTC) welcomed incoming commander Col. Gary L. Laase and his family during an assumption of responsibility ceremony on Sept. 3. Col. Laase a native of Ft. Sill/Lawton, Oklahoma received a Bachelor of Business Administration...

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  • Army research team recognized at international nanotechnology conference

    September 11, 2014

    Researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory received the best conference paper award at the 14th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology held in Toronto, Canada, Aug. 18-21. IEEE Nano is one of the largest nanotechnology conferences in the world, bringing together the brightest engineers and scientists through collaboration and the exchange...

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Last Update / Reviewed: October 15, 2014