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  • Local American Helicopter Society chapter takes flight

    August 26, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 23, 2016) -- More than 40 aviation engineers, researchers and enthusiasts from across the mid-Atlantic region gathered Aug. 18, 2016, for the inaugural meeting of the American Helicopter Society's Aberdeen Chapter. Aviation engineers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Vehicle Technology Directorate led efforts to establish...

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  • Army Research Office pulls out all the stops for Organizational Day

    August 25, 2016

    CARY, N.C. (Aug. 19, 2016) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office recently held its annual Organizational Day picnic at Bond Park in Cary, North Carolina. Despite the high heat, it was a great afternoon of camaraderie and time together for ARO staff, contractors, friends and family. Approximately 80 people were able to attend, and...

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  • Microscale shape memory alloy opens up application space for new smart devices

    August 24, 2016

      Green laser actuation of NiTi SMA microdevices   Bulk NiTi SMA transforms from tightly wound coil into paperclip shape when submerged into hot water Scientists and engineers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory are currently conducting research in processing...

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  • Program manager brings international scope to critical Army research

    August 23, 2016

    TOKYO (Aug. 17, 2016) -- A U.S. Army Research Laboratory program manager, currently based in Tokyo, Japan, is working to build and manage productive relationships with international researchers to help further advance the U.S. Army's knowledge of the rapidly expanding field of synthetic biology. Dr. Valerie Martindale, former chief scientist for the 711 Human...

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  • Scientists have discovered a solution that makes aqueous batteries a possibility

    August 22, 2016

    Scientists were discussing an altogether different project when they came across the notion that increasing solubility in lithium salt could lead to something that stopped the conversation for a moment with near total silence and started a new research path. "The orchestra didn't play, but you get that feeling all at once that there was every reason...

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  • DOD supercomputing inspires interns, helps Army researchers

    August 19, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 16, 2016) -- Six graduate students recently concluded the DOD High Performance Computing Internship Program, or HIP, at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory. "The intern's summer projects were highly relevant and critical to our mission," said Dr. Luis Bravo, Vehicle Technology Directorate. "They really took the lead in creating...

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  • The "people" in People First are making a difference

    August 17, 2016

    Feedback collected in 2016 shines a favorable spotlight on ARL's Strategic Initiative People First, and credit to this initiative's success is owed to our workforce who've helped root the idea of putting people first in our organizational culture. People First is one of the Four pillars that uphold ARL's foundation; it's joined by Business Acumen, Technical...

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  • Student research highlighted during 10th annual Summer Student Symposium

    August 16, 2016

    ADELPHI, Md. (Aug. 11, 2016) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently held its 10th annual Summer Student Symposium at the Adelphi Laboratory Center in Maryland. The annual event recognizes undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in technical fields with participation in various summer research activities. The symposium highlights exceptional...

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  • ARL joins flickr.com

    August 15, 2016

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory officially joined a photo sharing community this month, adding it to ARL's social media outreach program. ARL's Public Affairs Office will upload photos of researchers at work, organization-hosted events and VIP visits. The reason the lab created an account on Flickr is to share the most interesting and original photos...

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  • DOD's top acquisition official meets with Army researchers

    August 11, 2016

    ADELPHI, Md. (Aug. 11, 2016) -- Scientists and engineers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory met with Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Frank Kendall Aug. 8, 2016, at the Adelphi Laboratory Center. Kendall answered questions from laboratory employees after explaining what the Department of Defense is doing to improve...

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  • Students develop scientific passions exploring cutting-edge activities

    August 10, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- Throughout the course of the summer, hundreds of rising middle and high school students participated in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Gains in the Education of Mathematics and Science program at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland. GEMS is a nationwide Army-sponsored hands-on research program designed to cultivate interests...

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  • Senior defense official meets with Army scientists

    August 03, 2016

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 3, 2016) -- The Department of Defense's number two official spent time with scientists and engineers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory Aug. 2. Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert O. Work saw Army technologies that align with DOD's vision of the "Third Offset," or jump-ahead advances that target several technology areas,...

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Last Update / Reviewed: September 29, 2016