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  • Safety Stand Down Day – not just for today, ARL's everyday culture

    July 16, 2013

    Dr. Thomas Russell, director, U.S. Army Research Laboratory provided opening remarks at ARL's annual Safety Stand Down Day held at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., June 20. After sharing a story where he was involved in an investigation concerning the death of a researcher at a previous job, Russell said he got a rude awaking that completely changed his viewpoint...

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  • Dr. Russell's aspiration; to be advocate for U.S. Army Research Laboratory and its people

    July 11, 2013

    "People first, mission always," emphasizes Dr. Thomas P. Russell, director of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, who took this phrase to heart as he visited each of the directorates and organizations within ARL. Russell began his visits soon after becoming ARL's new director in March. He first visited with Laboratory Operations at the Adelphi Laboratory Center...

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  • Beyer recognized with RDA award for development of optically repairable, transparent plastics

    July 05, 2013

    Dr. Rick Beyer, materials research engineer in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Weapons and Materials Research Directorate, was recently recognized with a 2012 Department of the Army Research and Development Achievement award. Beyer is specifically being recognized for determining, for the first time, the connection between microscopic structure and self-repairing...

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  • ARL participates in 2013 eCYBERMISSION national event

    July 01, 2013

    The 2013 eCYBERMISSION National Judging and Educational Event was recently held at the National Conference Center in Leesburg, Va., and was kicked off by Dale A. Ormond, director of the Army's Research, Development and Engineering Command. eCYBERMISSION is a U.S. Army sponsored, web-based science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, competition...

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  • ARL engineers win RDA award for development of super-resolution image reconstruction

    June 26, 2013

    Dr. Susan Young and Dr. Sean Hu, electronics engineers in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate, were recently recognized with a 2012 Department of the Army Research and Development Achievement award for having proactively undertaken a team effort to develop a software technology solution called super-resolution image reconstruction. "To...

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  • ARL scientist discusses complex networks at international workshop

    June 25, 2013

    Dr. Bruce West, senior scientist of mathematics and information science at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office and ARL Fellow, recently participated in the 2013 IEEE 2nd International Workshop on Network Science. At a hotel overlooking the Hudson River and the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the three-day workshop included presentations...

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  • New Army Research Lab model knocks three centuries of analysis down to two weeks

    June 19, 2013

    Choosing and building future weapon systems just got easier and faster for military planners, thanks to a convergence of legacy and new software and the might of supercomputers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory. With the Smart Weapon End-to-End Performance Model, developed by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Army leaders can more quickly decide a lot...

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  • Army weapons, training developers test lethality against moving targets with ARL software model

    June 18, 2013

    Military analysts now have a tool that brings together unprecedented modeling and simulation features to help them better choose, or build weapons to overpower future threats. Such features allow military researchers to analyze, for example, how a grenade, artillery round or any other weapon performs — or falls short — against moving targets...

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  • Building leadership: embracing cultural values and inclusion

    June 17, 2013

    The 2013 Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month ceremony was held at the Myer Auditorium at Aberdeen Proving Ground, May 20. The guest speaker was the Honorable Heidi Shyu, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology. May is Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month – a celebration of Asians and Pacific Islanders...

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  • Computational neuroscience

    June 14, 2013

    In this edition of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory Fellows Corner, ARL Fellow Dr. Piotr Franaszczuk, discusses the field of computational neuroscience from its roots to the present day and how this field of research can lead to a better understanding of the brain structure and function. Franaszczuk believes that advances across the field and on-going research...

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  • Continually improving test tool ensures top performance of Army radios

    June 13, 2013

    To keep Soldiers safe and the lines of communication open, frequent testing of radios used on the battlefield is imperative. That testing is becoming more automated and efficient with updates to the Communications Electronic Warfare Instrumentation System, or CEWIS, a suite of test equipment developed by the Communications Electronic Warfare Branch of the U.S....

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  • More space for Army's superfast computers signals growth in Soldier protection solutions

    June 10, 2013

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (June 10, 2013) -- Supercomputers Army Research Laboratory engineers rely on to influence the direction of future armor solutions and other unprecedented capabilities for the Soldier moved into a space large enough to house five supercomputers each with 4,000 to 20,000 processors each. In the next four years, the center will quadruple...

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