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  • ARL-Sponsored FIRST Lego League Electrobots Take Delaware Championship

    March 05, 2013

    The Electrobots, sponsored in part by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), recently won the First State For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Lego League (FLL) Champion's Tournament at the University of Delaware. The Electrobots were judged the best overall out of 126 teams in the northeastern Maryland, Delaware, eastern Pennsylvania,...

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  • College student scores publication in major journal, thanks to summer work at ARL

    February 28, 2013

    University of Florida Junior Thomas Underwood was published in the February 26 edition of the Journal of Applied Physics, a major accomplishment for any post-doctoral researcher yet achieved by an undergraduate student. His paper, "Physics Based Lumped Element Circuit Model for Nanosecond Pulsed Dielectric Barrier Discharges," was accepted into the journal...

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  • Daughter of ARL employee delivers Girl Scout cookies for deployed RDECOM Soldiers

    February 26, 2013

    Ashlynn Kidwell, daughter of Shawn Kidwell, Laboratory Operations, recently delivered boxes of Girl Scout cookies to military personnel located at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARLs) Adelphi Laboratory Center for deployed Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) Soldiers. "Ashlynn's thoughtfulness and generosity are part of what the...

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  • Cohort 4 class promotes exercise and health with HEAL project

    February 21, 2013

    Students in the Office of Personnel Management's (OPM) Senior Leadership Cohort 4 class developed a community-based project called Health @ Edgewood and Aberdeen 4 Life (HEAL) and recently presented it during a Senior Management Association meeting. The project has the objective to change the workplace ethic in regard to exercise and health. The Aberdeen...

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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 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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  • 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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    SLAD employee selected as NDIA's Civilian Tester of the Year
     
 
 

Last Update / Reviewed: December 18, 2014