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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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    Aging ARL tower at White Sands serves to train warfighters
     
  • VTD Rotorcraft Aeroelasticity Team Lead receives helicopter society honor

    February 07, 2012

    Matthew Wilbur, a senior research engineer who leads ARL's Vehicle Technology Directorate's Aeroelasticity Team, was recently awarded the American Helicopter Society Hampton Roads Chapter John W. White Engineer of the Year Award. The American Helicopter Society International is the world's oldest and largest professional society dedicated to enhancing the...

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    VTD Rotorcraft Aeroelasticity Team Lead receives helicopter society honor
     
  • WMRD participates in 2012 All-American Bowl exposition

    January 31, 2012

    Pauline Smith and Steve Taulbee of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's (ARL) Weapons and Materials Research Directorate (WMRD), served as subject matter experts for the transparent armor interactive display at the Army Strong Zone section at the 2012 All-American Bowl exposition in San Antonio, Tx. The display featured several samples of transparent armor...

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    WMRD participates in 2012 All-American Bowl exposition
     
  • Melanie's Mission:
    Science, Technology, Engineering and Math workshop for science-focused HS girls 'stems' from ARL researcher's past, passion for youth

    January 24, 2012

    ABERDEEN, Md. - Ms. Melanie Will-Cole is a long way from her native New Mexican upbringing. But with as many turquoise stones as she has professional accolades, she represents an underrepresented example of women in STEM: real women with personal interests and uncompromising style wrapped around a highly-functioning scientific brain. For her, that was the...

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    Melanie's Mission:   Science, Technology, Engineering and Math workshop for science-focused HS girls 'stems' from ARL researcher's past, passion for youth
     
  • JSHS students tour ARL at the Adelphi Laboratory Center

    January 17, 2012

    Local high school students participating in the 2012 Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) visited the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) at the Adelphi Laboratory Center on Jan. 5, 2012 where they toured labs in the Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate (SEDD) and the Computational and Information Sciences Directorate (CISD). Dr. Vallen Emery,...

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    JSHS students tour ARL at the Adelphi Laboratory Center
     
  • Modeling and simulation award presented to ARL's Simulation and Training Technology Center

    January 10, 2012

    ORLANDO, FL - Each year, the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA) presents awards for outstanding achievement in Modeling and Simulation at its annual NTSA leadership reception and executive dinner. This year's event was held Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011, in conjunction with Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference 2011. The...

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    Modeling and simulation award presented to ARL's Simulation and Training Technology Center
     
  • ARL software integrates human factors into system design so systems are first built right

    January 03, 2012

    The Army Research Laboratory's unique computer-based tool helps the military make smarter purchasing decisions to ensure Soldier systems and equipment like new or upgraded vehicles, handheld weapons or electronic devices are built or designed right, for the right price, to accomplish what it's intended to do. ARL's software tool, IMPRINT, takes a close look...

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    ARL software integrates human factors into system design so systems are first built right
     
  • West recognized with Wilks Award

    December 27, 2011

    Dr. Bruce West, ARL Fellow, is the 2011 recipient of the U.S. Army Wilks Award, presented during the Army Conference on Applied Statistics held in Annapolis, Md., in October, 2011. The award was established in 1981 to commemorate the career of Samuel S. Wilks and his service to the Army. It is given periodically to a "deserving individual who has made a...

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    West recognized with Wilks Award
     
  • A Day in the Life of a Soldier

    December 20, 2011

    Thirty-one Civilians throughout the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) participated in the second 2011 Greening Course that was held Nov. 15-18. The course allowed Army Civilians the opportunity to experience a day in the life of a Soldier. Organized and hosted by Sgt. Maj. Christopher Harris and Sgt. 1st Class Christopher Currie, the four-day event was...

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    A Day in the Life of a Soldier
     
  • The 19th Army Research Laboratory/United States Military Academy (ARL/USMA) technical symposium

    December 13, 2011

    More than 160 people attended the 19th Army Research Laboratory/United States Military Academy (ARL/USMA) technical symposium conference that was held in Atlantic City, Nov. 7-9, 2011. The symposium provided a forum for USMA faculty - both military and civilian, to present and talk about various aspects of their ongoing research efforts that were conducted...

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    The 19 th  Army Research Laboratory/United States Military Academy (ARL/USMA) technical symposium
     
 
 

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