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  • Target Detection Device incorporating ARL technology passes second flight test

    April 06, 2012

    Recently, the Target Detection Device (TDD) successfully passed its second flight test at Eglin Air Force base on the U.S Army Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) Kinetic Energy Active Protection System (KEAPS) interceptor. The TDD is an Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC) hardened version of the U.S. Army Research...

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    Target Detection Device incorporating ARL technology passes second flight test
     
  • Veg-ucational Outreach: ARL, CYS team with celebrity chef on APG community garden

    April 05, 2012

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND – Getting kids to eat their vegetables just may have gotten easier, thanks to a project that kicked off on Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) March 30 at its Edgewood Area Youth Center. About a dozen Army Research Laboratory (ARL) senior research scientists and Soldiers have joined with the installation's Child, Youth and School...

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    Veg-ucational Outreach: ARL, CYS team with celebrity chef on APG community garden
     
  • Win some, lose some, still victorious:
    Robotics team coached by ARL engineer scores high on teamwork during recent competition loss

    April 04, 2012

    The FIRST Robotics Team that Matt Wilbur coaches posted blow-by-blow updates via Twitter, a popular social networking site, on their recent competition - and last minute loss - at the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Virginia Regionals held March 15 - 17 at Virginia Commonwealth University's Siegel Center in Richmond. Wilbur...

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    Win some, lose some, still victorious:  Robotics team coached by ARL engineer scores high on teamwork during recent competition loss
     
  • ARL researchers switch on 'Girl Power' at annual expo
    Sensors & Electron Devices presentation focuses on batteries, molecules working together

    April 02, 2012

    A scientist and engineer teamed up to introduce hundreds of young girls to the rigorous scientific research at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL). Dr. Alma Wickenden, technical assistant to the associate director for science and technology, and Dr. Sarah Bedair, electronics engineer with the Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate, presented to more...

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    ARL researchers switch on 'Girl Power' at annual expo  Sensors & Electron Devices presentation focuses on batteries, molecules working together
     
  • 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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    Conference brings together ARL and RDEC to showcase latest power and energy research
     
  • 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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    ARL mentors and coaches local students at TechBrick Robotics open house
     
  • 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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    Lifetime Achievement Award presented to ARL employee
     
  • 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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    Five ARL scientists receive DoD Standardization award
     
 
 

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