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  • Conference brings together ARL and RDEC to showcase latest power and energy research

    March 29, 2012

    NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- Researchers from across the Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) showcased their technologies at the third annual Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E) Innovation Summit held at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, Md., Feb. 27-29. More than 240 organizations participated in the energy summit....

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  • ARL mentors and coaches local students at TechBrick Robotics open house

    March 27, 2012

    Canby Motors in Aberdeen, Md. quickly filled up with visitors at the TechBrick Robotics open house on Feb. 13. More than 200 people attended and were given the opportunity to observe live demonstrations of robots and view displays created by Harford and Cecil county students. TechBrick Robotics was formed in 2003 and provides a wide range of programs that...

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  • Lifetime Achievement Award presented to ARL employee

    March 23, 2012

    ORLANDO, Fla. - Dr. Robert Sottilare, associate director for simulation and training for the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Human Research and Engineering Directorate, was recently presented the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command's (RDECOM) Lifetime Achievement Award. Sottilare's pioneering efforts in wide area network research and...

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  • Quantum dots' efficiency multiply with ARL, SUNY collaboration

    March 22, 2012

    When Kimberly Sablon was hired at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) in 2009, she recognized potential in quantum dots that would ultimately further energy possibilities. Sablon, a research scientist with the Energy Conversion Team, Electro-optic/Infrared Materials and Devices Branch of the Sensors and Electrons Devices Directorate (SEDD), suggested...

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    Quantum dots' efficiency multiply with ARL, SUNY collaboration
     
  • Developments in social networking spur from NS CTA alliance

    March 20, 2012

    Army leaders are maneuvering networks that entangle operational units not only with battlefield guidance, but also with unconventional research findings. Network science experts from government, and a consortium of research centers funded with a $33 million investment from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), explore social, communication and information...

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    Developments in social networking spur from NS CTA alliance
     
  • ARL STTC employees judge future scientist and engineer projects

    March 15, 2012

    ORLANDO, Fla - The Seminole County Regional Science, Math and Engineering Fair celebrated 2012 as the "International Year of Sustainable Energy for All." Science and Technology (S&T) Managers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory Simulation and Training Technology Center (STTC) along with eight colleagues from the Program Executive Office Simulation, Training...

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    ARL STTC employees judge future scientist and engineer projects
     
  • Shaped Charge expert named a 2012 IBS Fellow

    March 13, 2012

    Dr. William P. Walters, an internationally recognized expert in shaped charges and blast loading who's been employed with the Army Research Laboratory for more than 35 years, was named a Ballistic Science Fellow earlier this year by the International Ballistics Society. This designation is the most prestigious recognition given by the IBS, and marks Walters'...

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    Shaped Charge expert named a 2012 IBS Fellow
     
  • Five ARL scientists receive DoD Standardization award

    March 08, 2012

    Five research scientists from the Army Research Laboratory's Weapons and Materials Research Directorate will be recognized with a Defense Standardization Program Outstanding Achievement Award during a ceremony March 14, 2012 at the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes. This award marks the fourth time the ARL's Specifications and Standards Office has received the subject...

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  • Enemy threats against U.S. military vehicles to diminish under promising ARL research in MHD, computational science

    March 06, 2012

    The Army Research Laboratory is leveraging its expertise in highly sophisticated computational simulations that led to the development of the today's better, stronger MRAP vehicles, to help the Army forecast super-resilient combat systems like other ground vehicles to withstand serious insurgent threats. ARL is deepening its work in theoretical and computational...

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  • LUCKY 7!
    Small team of all-homeschooled students wins big at robotics fete in Delaware

    February 28, 2012

    Swapping notes in study hall and hanging with the same friends at the lunch table are missed on a small group of area students whose hook ups after school - and on Saturday mornings - landed them first place in a major robotics competition in Delaware over the weekend, and a coveted spot at a robotics world championship competition in St. Louis, Mo., in April....

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    LUCKY 7! Small team of all-homeschooled students wins big at robotics fete in Delaware
     
  • ARL partners with Boston-based researchers to create graphene-based technologies for military applications

    February 21, 2012

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARL) Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate (SEDD)entered into a three-year cooperative agreement with Boston-based Electronic Materials Research Institute at Northeastern University to design graphene-based technology for use in low-cost infrared imaging applications for the military. Scientists and historians alike...

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    ARL partners with Boston-based researchers to create graphene-based technologies for military applications
     
  • Aging ARL tower at White Sands serves to train warfighters

    February 14, 2012

    Soldiers from the 2nd Engineer Battalion, 573rd Clearance Company stationed at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. honed their warfighting skills Jan. 19, 2012 while conducting a demolition mission involving an unsafe 110-foot tower belonging to the Army Research Laboratory. Once it was determined that the tower needed to be demolished, Gary Giebel, chief of...

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