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  • APG Armed Forces Day 2013 – "Service to the Nation, Strength of the Future"

    May 30, 2013

    On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day to replace separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The single-day celebration stemmed from the unification of the Armed Forces under one department – the Department of Defense. The first Armed Forces Day was celebrated by parades, open houses, receptions...

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  • 2013 National Electrical Safety Month: Safety for All Ages

    May 28, 2013

    May is National Electrical Safety Month and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory is stressing the importance of electrical safety awareness and best practices both at home and in the workplace. According to the Electrical Safety Foundation International, workplace electrical incidents result in more than 300 deaths and 3,500 injuries every year in the United...

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    2013 National Electrical Safety Month: Safety for All Ages
     
  • ARL employees honored for excellence in federal service

    May 24, 2013

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory employees were recently recognized by the Baltimore Federal Executive Board at the 46th Excellence in Federal Career Awards luncheon and ceremony held on May 3 at Martin's West in Baltimore. The awards program was held in conjunction with Public Service Recognition Week and was attended by nearly 600 federal officials, employees,...

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  • ARL scientist receives prestigious AMC award

    May 21, 2013

    William Glodek, a computer scientist in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Computational and Information Sciences Directorate, Network Security Branch, was recently selected as one of the winners of the 2012 Louis Dellamonica Award for Outstanding Army Material Command Personnel of the Year. This annual award, named in honor of Louis Dellamonica, a general...

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    ARL scientist receives prestigious AMC award
     
  • 2012 Army Research and Development Achievement Awards go to more than 30 ARL professionals

    May 16, 2013

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory scientists and engineers were recently recognized with several 2012 Army Research and Development Achievement Awards. In all, over 30 ARL researchers were recognized in the categories of leadership, technical achievement and collaboration. The awardees were chosen from thousands of nominees based on their dedication, hard...

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    2012 Army Research and Development Achievement Awards go to more than 30 ARL professionals
     
  • Understanding the value of patriotism, local elementary school celebrates

    May 15, 2013

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory participated in Churchville Elementary School's annual Patriot Day program held April 25. Fifty-two fifth grade students received certificates and awards from state and local politicians and were presented individualized medals by ARL's Maj. Jason Tate from the Weapons and Materials Research Directorate. The program required...

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    Understanding the value of patriotism, local elementary school celebrates
     
  • Computational Imaging

    May 14, 2013

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Fellow Dr. Joseph Mait, takes the reader on a journey through the evolution of computational imaging and what it means to researchers at ARL. From invention through application, Mait discusses how computational imaging is helping balance the processing of optics and electronics capabilities. From cameras a person can swallow...

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    Computational Imaging
     
  • ARL participates in APG Earth Day celebration

    May 13, 2013

    Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) hosted about 650 children for its annual Earth Day celebration that was held at the Aberdeen Youth Services Center, Apr. 26. Many of the students were from Harford and Cecil County public schools. U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) scientists and engineers; Dr. Lisa Marvel, Terri Racine, Jerry Chaney, Megan Lynch, and Dr. Sandy...

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    ARL participates in APG Earth Day celebration
     
  • Mobile medical lane trainer – improving training effectiveness

    May 09, 2013

    Military medical training presents trainees with a range of casualty scenarios and engagements involving hostile forces. Engagements may require Soldiers to suppress the opposing force and prevent additional casualties while treating the wounded. Medical training scenarios reinforce essential skills required including; proper tactics, such as maintaining...

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    Mobile medical lane trainer – improving training effectiveness
     
  • Army Lab engineers want 'smart energy' for Warfighters

    May 08, 2013

    Troops in a tactical environment have unique challenges with efficient energy use that are uncommon to the rest of the fighting forces. One is that a Soldier positioned to stand guard at an outpost, or Forward Operating Base, should not have to think about energy — a distraction from the strategy and Soldier protection. In a recent panel discussion...

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    Army Lab engineers want 'smart energy' for Warfighters
     
  • Army funded research may enhance battlefield medicine

    May 07, 2013

    Extramural basic research at the University of California, Los Angeles, funded by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARL) Army Research Office, the Office of Naval Research and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, has led to the discovery of a fundamental new way to image microorganisms using visible or ultraviolet light without the requirement of...

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    Army funded research may enhance battlefield medicine
     
  • ARL student intern receives National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship

    May 02, 2013

    Kesshi Jordan, a former student intern of Dr. William Nothwang and Dr. Alma Wickenden of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), under the Science Outreach for Army Research program, recently accepted the National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship. Jordan qualified for both the NDSEG and the National Science Foundation graduate research...

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    ARL student intern receives National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship
     
 
 

Last Update / Reviewed: August 14, 2014