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  • Simulation and Training Technology Center shows support for wounded warriors

    November 06, 2012

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's SFC Paul Ray Smith, Simulation and Training Technology Center (STTC), located in Orlando, Fla., actively participates in programs focused on supporting combat wounded warriors. According to Mark Brzezinski, STTC's security manager, the organization has reached out to its local Wounded Warrior Transition Unit, which supports...

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  • ARL engineers honored with Achievement Medal for Civilian Service

    November 01, 2012

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory engineers David Lynch and Tanya Lynch both from the Survivability, Lethality and Analysis Directorate (SLAD) and Dr. Bryan Cheeseman and David Hackbarth from the Weapons, Material and Research Directorate (WMRD), were honored for their outstanding achievements and contributions as members of the Namer Capability Assessment Program...

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    ARL engineers honored with Achievement Medal for Civilian Service
     
  • ARL supports Career Day at Aberdeen area school

    October 31, 2012

    Employees of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) participated in a Career Day event held for students at St. Joan of Arc School in Aberdeen, Md., on Oct. 3. Students had the opportunity to see and hear about more than 20 career opportunities to include seeing an up-armored Humvee and trying on armor vests. "It was a very...

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  • ARL's innovative technique combines experiments with computational science to answer 30-year ballistic question

    October 29, 2012

    Dr. W. Casey Uhlig and Dr. Charles Hummer, both senior research physicists in the Applied Physics Branch of the Weapons and Materials Research Directorate's Protection Division, co-authored the Annual Joint Classified Ballistic Symposium's best paper "In-flight Temperature Measurements of a Copper Shaped Charge Jet." The duo, initially recognized during...

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    ARL's innovative technique combines experiments with computational science to answer 30-year ballistic question
     
  • Army researchers link ground robots for collaborative autonomy

    October 26, 2012

    Four U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) researchers have developed an algorithm that will make it easier for the Department of Defense to maintain wirelessly networked Army PackBots and other military assets using radio communications. The team recently demonstrated they could map the region of good connectivity to a radio base station using received signal...

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  • OSD salutes ARL branch chief for national STEM push forward

    October 25, 2012

    Scientists within the Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory know Dr. Paul Barnes as the leader of the Power Components Branch. However, Barnes' role occasionally shifts throughout the year as a reservist, who is the chief of Advanced Technologies and Counter Intelligence at the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense...

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  • ARL celebrates 20th Anniversary

    October 23, 2012

    October 2012 marks the 20th Anniversary of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL). In October 1992, ARL was formed, emerging out of the Base Realignment and Closure process and other evaluations. The new lab consolidated the seven corporate labs of the Laboratory Command with other Army research elements to form a centralized laboratory focused on scientific...

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  • ARL showcases research at 2012 Maneuver Conference

    October 19, 2012

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) recently participated in the 2012 Maneuver Conference at the Iron Works Convention and Trade Center in Columbus, Ga. as part of a Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) joint exhibit. The theme for this year's conference was "The Human Dimension of War: Ready to Lead, Ready to Fight." Attending the...

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  • SMART program paves the way for recent ARL hire

    October 18, 2012

    After completing two eight-week internship's through the Department of Defense's Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) scholarship for service program, Chris Garneau, who is a recent graduate of Penn State University, began working full time at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARL) Human Research and Engineering Directorate (HRED)...

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  • New talks to broaden military science, tech research collaboration between U.S., Chile

    October 16, 2012

    Discussions are underway between the Chilean Army and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) to study behaviors of weapon systems and material varying environments, particularly desert and cold. Both say advanced research in those areas would increase equipment functionality currently stifled by dry air, condensation, visual interference from falling snow...

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  • New ARL thermoelectric technology, approaches to reclaim wasted energy

    October 12, 2012

    U.S. Army researchers are scavenging heat that pours from major weapon system engines or tailpipes and turning it into electrical power, and if their experiments prove applicable across multiple military platforms, ground and air vehicles could get built smaller, weigh less and potentially save billions in fuel costs. In one of its latest research projects,...

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    New ARL thermoelectric technology, approaches to reclaim wasted energy
     
  • Defense's largest investment in supercomputing leads to Army R&D synergy in predictive modeling

    October 11, 2012

    Teams of Army experts have spent the last five months laying the groundwork for a computational powerhouse at the Department of Defense Supercomputing Resource Center (DSRC) at Aberdeen Proving Ground. DoD's High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) announced the historic investment of $105 million in computer system infrastructure upgrades...

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    Defense's largest investment in supercomputing leads to Army R&D synergy in predictive modeling
     
 
 

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