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  • Battery Power tops Army AL&T's list of best articles in 2012

    February 19, 2013

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory's five-volt (5V) battery electrolyte story was announced the first place winner for best article by Army AL&T Magazine at their first awards ceremony held at SAIC Inc., Jan. 17. Dr. Cynthia Lundgren told a story about a small electrochemistry group within the lab working on cutting-edge energy and power solutions for Soldiers....

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  • ARL participates in 12th U.S. Army All-American Bowl

    February 14, 2013

    The 12th U.S. Army All-American Bowl was recently played at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, and brought together 90 of the nation's top high school football players for an East versus West matchup. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) participated in the Army Strong Zone, which displayed some of the lab's innovative and interactive technologies,...

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  • ECBC, ARL collaborate on octopus-inspired suction cup

    February 12, 2013

    An expanded robotic grasping capability could improve the way emergency response teams observe areas of devastation by increasing the effectiveness of robotic operations while reducing human risk at dangerous on-site locations. Natural disasters like earthquakes, hurricanes and tsunamis can unveil points of weakness in man-made infrastructure, and now robots...

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  • ARL employees named top winners at 2013 Excellence in Federal Career Awards

    February 08, 2013

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) employees will be recognized during the 2013 Excellence in Federal Career Awards Luncheon and Ceremony, May 3, in Baltimore for exceptional and meritorious performance. The event is being held in conjunction with Public Service Recognition Week. The awards are sponsored by the Baltimore Federal Executive Board (FEB). FEBs...

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  • Army S&T powers up expert team to find energy solutions

    February 07, 2013

    The Army's power and energy technology for the battlefield of the future moves Warfighters away from a logistics train that has traditionally led to casualties. A team of senior scientists and engineers, who are part of Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) organizations, are behind the plans for better energy solutions. The RDECOM Power...

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  • Army S&T powers up expert team to find energy solutions

    February 07, 2013

    The Army's power and energy technology for the battlefield of the future moves Warfighters away from a logistics train that has traditionally led to casualties. A team of senior scientists and engineers, who are part of Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) organizations, are behind the plans for better energy solutions. The RDECOM Power...

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    Army S&T powers up expert team to find energy solutions
     
  • Army's basic investments today impact tomorrow's science

    February 05, 2013

    Scientists at the Army Research Office (ARO) forecast potential chemical and biological threats of future military conflicts in search of the smartest solutions to ensure the nation's technological superiority. ARO, an element of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, serves as the Army's premier extramural basic research agency in the engineering, physical,...

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    Army's basic investments today impact tomorrow's science
     
  • SLAD employee selected as NDIA's Civilian Tester of the Year

    January 31, 2013

    Each year, the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) presents awards to outstanding individuals in the field of test and evaluation (T&E), offering each military service and the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) the opportunity to recognize individuals for their accomplishments. The winner of NDIA's award for Army Civilian Tester of the Year...

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  • HRED researchers discuss brain-computer interaction at local Science Café

    January 29, 2013

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), Human Research and Engineering Directorate (HRED) participated in the Northeastern Maryland Technology Council's (NMTC's) Science Café that was held at the Harford Public Library in Abington, Md., on Jan. 8. More than 100 people were in attendance from the local community, including representatives from Harford...

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  • EOVAF scientists set standard for laser vulnerability analysis

    January 24, 2013

    Since 1983, the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARL) Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate's (SLAD) Electro-Optical Vulnerability Assessment Facility (EOVAF) at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. has provided the resources needed for SLAD to establish preeminence in the field of laser vulnerability analysis. SLAD personnel use the EOVAF to analyze the vulnerability...

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  • SLAD advances survivability in under–body blast attacks

    January 22, 2013

    "The IED is the weapon of choice for threat networks because they are cheap, made from readily available off-the-shelf components, easy to construct, lethal, and accurate," said Army Lt. Gen. Michael D. Barbero, director of the Joint IED Defeat Organization, in his September 2012 testimony to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense. Because of the...

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  • Developing an active approach to defense

    January 17, 2013

    For the past decade members of the Army's research community have worked to develop models of an active protection system (APS) with multiple configurations. The goal is to eventually field APS variants on Army vehicles. Greg Bradley, a member of the U. S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARL) Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate's (SLAD) Advanced Systems...

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Last Update / Reviewed: August 28, 2014