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  • Army researcher uses gold to help identify warfighter injuries

    June 09, 2016

    ADELPHI, Md. (June 1, 2016) -- With a passion for biochemistry, U.S. Army Research Laboratory Chemist and Postdoctoral Research Fellow Dr. Sasha Teymorian works to further the knowledge and technologies of our country, all while helping to protect Soldiers on the battlefield. Teymorian works in ARL's Weapons and Materials Research Directorate at Aberdeen...

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  • Army Materiel Command leadership team visits laboratory

    June 09, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (June 8, 2016) -- The commanding general of the U.S. Army Materiel Command visited with Army researchers to discuss the latest in science and technology designed to make Soldiers stronger and safer. Gen. Dennis L. Via and AMC Command Sgt. Maj. James K. Sims toured a U.S. Army Laboratory Weapons and Materials Research Directorate...

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  • Can foam stop a bullet?

    June 09, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 31, 2016) -- In a recent video making the rounds on the internet, a piece of armor is seen obliterating a speeding bullet. The segment shows a bullet literally shattering when it impacts what is described as "composite metal foam." For an in-depth look, we ask the experts in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Weapons...

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  • Administrative Professional Spotlight: Adriana Rugel-Evans

    June 08, 2016

    ADELPHI, MD (May23, 2016) -- Administrative professionals are an intricate part of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and play a critical role in its daily execution. As part of ARL's People First Initiative, Adriana Rugel-Evans of the Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate, is recognized as one of many outstanding administrative professionals within ARL. Rugel-Evans...

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  • Army scientist elected fellow of the Optical Society of America

    June 08, 2016

    ADELPHI, Md. (June 3, 2016) -- Dr. Michael Brodsky, physical scientist and project leader for quantum networks in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Network Science Division, was named a Fellow of the Optical Society of America, or OSA, earlier this year. Brodsky is being recognized for his contributions to the understanding of polarization effects in classical...

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  • American Society of Safety Engineers recognizes Army safety professional

    June 07, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 25, 2016) -- A safety specialist from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory received the 2016 Safety Professional of the Year Award from the American Society of Safety Engineers Chesapeake Chapter at a ceremony held in Timonium, Maryland, May 17. Robb Altenburg earned the honor for his technical and administrative expertise,...

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  • National Infantry Association honors Army researcher

    June 06, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 27, 2016) -- The National Infantry Association recognized an Army researcher for nearly five decades of bringing science and technology solutions to Soldiers. The group bestowed the Order of Saint Maurice to Timothy Brosseau for "exceptional meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding 48 years of service to the...

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  • ARL employees celebrate Organization Day at White Sands Missile Range

    June 03, 2016

    WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, N.M. (June 2, 2016) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's local People First Committee hosted a free cookout May 26 for all ARL employees who work at this site and their families. The committee consists of ARL employees from the Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate, Laboratory Operations and the Computational and Information...

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  • Technical society recognizes Army scientist

    June 02, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 26, 2016) -- A U.S. Army Research Laboratory scientist is using advanced ultrasonic testing techniques that may lead to safer Army vehicles. Dr. Christopher M. Kube measures properties and features inside materials, such as copper spot welding tips, using high-frequency sound waves. The American Society of Nondestructive...

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  • Australian researcher engages U.S. Army peers in exchange program

    May 26, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 25, 2016) – Australian scientist Dr. Shannon Ryan spent a year with U.S. Army Research Laboratory colleagues working on the challenges of armor technologies and analysis tools. "My main project was looking at the development of an integrated armor that could defeat a range of different threat types," Ryan said. "I was...

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  • Army postdoc's passion for engineering supports lab's light-weighting initiative

    May 25, 2016

    ADELPHI, Md. (May 25, 2016) -- A native of Arlington Heights, Illinois, U.S. Army Research Laboratory–Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Postdoctoral Research Fellow Dr. Andrew Gaynor remembers being interested in science and engineering from an early age. "From a young age, I loved to build structures—I started with wood blocks, then...

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  • Scottish chemist dives into energetic materials research

    May 24, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 12, 2016) -- Working at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory presents unique challenges and rewards for one guest researcher. Meet Dr. Steven Hunter, 29, a Scottish chemist who works with the Energetic Materials Science Branch at the ARL's Weapons and Materials Research Directorate. ARL Fellow Dr. Betsy Rice met Hunter two...

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    Scottish chemist dives into energetic materials research
     
 
 

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