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  • Army researchers assess foreign technologies

    August 08, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 7, 2017) -- The U.S. Army is pursuing and assessing new and innovative ideas across the globe with the goal of discovering technology solutions, officials said. As new technologies are emerging in laboratories and universities around the world, the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command, or RDECOM, in coordination...

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  • Augmented reality may revolutionize Army training

    August 07, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 28, 2017) -- The development of advanced learning technologies for training is underway. Linking augmented reality with live training will enable units to achieve the highest levels of warfighting readiness and give valuable training time back to commanders and Soldiers. The U.S. Army must train to win in a complex world...

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  • Army, university stretch battery life for mobile devices

    August 07, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (Aug. 7, 2017) -- Scientists from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and Brown University have teamed up to look deep inside batteries to develop solutions that would extend the battery life of GPS gear, mobile phones, field laptops and other Soldier technology, including robots. Through a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement, or CRADA,...

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  • Army mentors students, educators in 3-D design and printing

    August 03, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 3, 2017) -- Surrounded by the buzz of industrial 3-D printers, a group of six high school students and three educators are spending a couple of weeks with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory learning about additive manufacturing and computer-aided design concepts. As part of a federal program from the Defense Threat Reduction...

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  • Army researchers discover strong 'burstiness' in detection of cyber intrusions

    July 27, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (July 27, 2017) -- Researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have discovered that the process of intrusion detection in computer networks exhibits a significant degree of burstiness as well as strong memory. Until now, this combination was not known. Researchers say significant burstiness means that bunches ("bursts") of events cluster...

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  • Meet Heidi Maupin, ARL South's regional lead

    July 26, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 26, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently selected a regional lead for its ARL South location in Austin, Texas. The lab announced its expansion to the region at a collaborative open house event in November 2016. ARL South continues to establish strong research and development partnerships and collaborative...

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  • Army discovery may offer new energy source

    July 24, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 24, 2017) -- Army scientists and engineers recently made a discovery. An aluminum nanomaterial of their design produces high amounts of energy when it comes in contact with water, or any liquid containing water. During routine materials experimentation at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, a team of researchers observed...

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  • University researchers share findings with Army

    July 21, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 21, 2017) -- University students researching unmanned aerial vehicles visited the U.S. Army Research Laboratory to discuss their recent findings July 17. The Army reached out to the students to promote collaboration, officials said. "We invited the University of Maryland and Penn State University to present on their ongoing...

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  • Middle school student is no stranger to STEM

    July 20, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 11, 2017) -- The Gains in the Education of Mathematics and Science program, an initiative of the U.S. Army Education Outreach Program, summer sessions are underway at APG. This year marks a four-year collaborative effort among the Army Research Laboratory, the Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense and the Communications-Electronics...

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  • Army lab opens space for collaborative cyber security research

    July 19, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (July 17, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory opened a collaborative research space, the Army Cyber-research Analytics Laboratory, that, unlike any other lab provides industrial and federally-funded partners of ARL, including universities, access to highly-sensitive live cyber security data. Joining ARL Director Dr. Philip Perconti at...

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  • Leaders discuss path forward in exoskeleton research

    July 14, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 12, 2017) -- Future Soldiers may march longer, carry heavier gear and be more mentally sharp thanks to DOD-funded research into what's known as the Warrior Web Program. The suit has pulleys and gears designed to prevent and reduce musculoskeletal injuries caused by dynamic events typically found in the warfighter's environment. Scientists...

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  • Experimental drone transforms in flight

    July 14, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 5, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory is experimenting with a hybrid unmanned aerial vehicle that transforms in flight and gives Soldiers an advantage on the battlefield of the future. Weighing in at just over half a pound, this UAV tilts its rotors to go from hovering like a helicopter to speeding along like a sleek...

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