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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • U.S. Army announces Federal Virtual Challenge winners

    April 30, 2013

    Orlando, Fla. – The U.S. Army's Research Laboratory's, Human Research Engineering Directorate, Simulation and Training Technology Center (STTC) proudly announced the winners of the 2013 Federal Virtual Challenge at the Defense Users' GameTech Conference in Orlando, Fla. on April 18. The challenge featured two distinct focus areas for entries. The first...

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  • ARL has 6 inventors that helped Army make Reuter's global innovator list

    April 26, 2013

    The Department of the Army made the Thomson Reuters 2012 Top 100 Global Innovator list, along with the Department of the Navy. The U.S. government, which was not on last year's Global Innovator list, has invested heavily in innovation, especially as related to matters of national security, according to the Reuters website. There are six U.S. Army Research...

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  • STTC researcher completes the Certified Modeling and Simulation Professional (CMSP) Program

    April 25, 2013

    Dr. Christine Allen, science and technology manager for medical simulations at the Simulation and Training Technology Center (STTC) in Orlando, Fla., recently completed her Certified Modeling and Simulation Professional (CMSP) Program. The Simulation and Training Technology Center is part of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Human Research and Engineering...

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  • Collaborative efforts involving nuclear isomer research lead to publication in top journal for ARL physicist

    April 24, 2013

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) physicist Dr. Jeff Carroll of the Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate's (SEDD's) Power and Energy Division was recently recognized with a publication in Physical Review Letters. International in scope, Physical Review Letters is the premier peer-reviewed journal for basic physics research, including articles of sufficient...

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  • Power Up!

    April 23, 2013

    Army scientists scout new operational energy solutions for the battlefield What if scientists and engineers could scavenge energy for Warfighters, like bottom feeders scavenge in the ocean? The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), along with the Army science and technology community is pursuing novel technology aspects of the Army's Operational Energy...

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  • OUT ON A LIMB

    April 22, 2013

    Breaking from its conventional basic research role, the U.S. Army Research Laboratory is credited with launching the U.S. military's up-armor revolution that today continues to save Soldiers' lives and limbs by harvesting design, fabrication and fielding solutions – in house - to thwart evolving threats. By T'Jae Gibson, U. S. Army Research Laboratory Public...

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  • ARL scientists assist the Army and Marines to retain artillery met capability

    April 18, 2013

    The Product Manager, Meteorological and Target Identification Capabilities (PM-MaTIC) requested the U.S. Army Research Laboratory evaluate and verify the capability of the Army's Profiler system. Dr. Jim Cogan, Dr. Pat Haines and Jeff Swanson of the Battlefield Environment Division (BED) within ARL's Computational and Information Sciences Directorate conducted...

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  • "After Future" Technology Development Cornerstone of U.S.—Germany Military Collaboration Talks

    April 16, 2013

    The U.S. Army and Germany's ministry of defence's senior executives that are responsible for research and technology programs met at Aberdeen Proving Ground on April 9 as part of ongoing discussions to expand collaborative research efforts to adopt or develop technological capabilities to meet far-reaching future military needs. Mary J. Miller, the U.S....

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  • ARL applies engineering and physiology expertise to live-fire testing of under-body blast

    April 15, 2013

    Buried or surface-laid blast munitions beneath vehicles are a major class of threat that has increased substantially over the last decade. Because of this recent shift, the test and evaluation (T&E) of vehicles and equipment against such under-body blast (UBB) threats is central to ensuring that the survivability of the Solider is being assessed against relevant...

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