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  • 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
     
  • Future of carbon nanomaterials charted

    December 06, 2011

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) representatives from the Weapons and Materials Research Directorate (WMRD) recently presented several oral and poster presentations as well as an integrated Research Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) technical exhibit with ARL partners from the Aviation and Missile and Armaments Research, Development and Engineering...

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    Future of carbon nanomaterials charted
     
  • ARL's new cold spray compound looks promising as helicopter sand erosion solution in harsh desert terrain

    November 29, 2011

    ARL may have found a combination of cold spray coatings to fix the sand erosion problem that's causing helicopter maintenance nightmares in Iraq and Afghanistan operations. Fine particle sand in that region impacts rotorcraft blades during flight, eroding away at the blade composition - its coatings and its structure. This erosion to the baldes has cost...

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    ARL's new cold spray compound looks promising as helicopter sand erosion solution in harsh desert terrain
     
  • New agreement to investigate structural repair of helicopter corrosion with cold spray

    November 15, 2011

    Cold spray technology that the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) has perfected is being investigated to save major parts on the UH-60 Black Hawk under a cooperative research and development agreement with United Technologies Research Center (UTRC). The research focus is in additive manufacturing and the development of cold spray as a structural repair technology,...

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    New agreement to investigate structural repair of helicopter corrosion with cold spray
     
  • ARL researcher receives highest presidential award for science, engineering research

    November 08, 2011

    Dr. Reuben Kraft, of Whiteford, Md., a mechanical engineer within the Army Research Laboratory's Weapons and Materials Research Directorate at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., was recognized in an official awards ceremony Oct. 14 in Washington, D.C., as a 2011 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientist and Engineers for his research in computational mechanics....

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    ARL researcher receives highest presidential award for science, engineering research
     
  • Rotorcraft, plasma experts met at VTD-planned workshop on maturing rotorcraft performance technology

    November 01, 2011

    The Vehicle Technology Directorate of the Army Research Laboratory led a workshop with DARPA Oct. 11-12 at the System Planning Corporation, in Arlington, Va., to develop a cohesive plan that incorporates government, industry and academic interests in maturing plasma actuation into a new technology that will advance Department of Defense rotorcraft performance...

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    Rotorcraft, plasma experts met at VTD-planned workshop on maturing rotorcraft performance technology
     
  • ARL Fellow recognized by Penn State

    October 25, 2011

    Dr. James McCauley, ARL Fellow, was recently announced as the recipient of the 2011 Charles L. Hosler Alumni Scholar Medal by Penn State's College of Earth and Mineral Sciences. The Charles L. Hosler Alumni Scholar Medal was established in 1992 to recognize the very highest levels of intellectual achievement attained by those educated in the College of Earth...

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    ARL Fellow recognized by Penn State
     
 
 

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