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  • Army research lights the way for new materials

    October 02, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Oct. 2, 2018) -- What happens when gold and silver just don't cut it anymore? You turn to metallic alloys, which are what Army researchers are using to develop new designer materials with a broad range of capabilities for our Soldiers. This is exactly what scientists Dr. David Baker and Dr. Joshua McClure from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory...

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  • Researchers find inspiration in nature to improve ceramic armor

    September 28, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Sept. 28, 2018) -- Future American Soldiers will be better protected in combat by stronger and lighter body armor thanks to innovative work at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory. Materials science engineers are using nature as the inspiration for breakthroughs in additive manufacturing. "My project is to design a system that can...

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  • Information science meeting brings together heavy-hitters in Army, academia and industry

    September 27, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 27, 2018) -- National and international researchers recently came together to share the work they have been conducting in the field of information science that has the potential to be game-changing for future warfighters conducting coalition operations. The Distributed Analytics and Information Science International Technology Alliance...

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  • Army researcher named Woman Engineer of the Year

    September 26, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 26, 2018) -- An engineer from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory has been named Woman Engineer of the Year by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers' Electronics Packaging and Photonics Division. Dr. Lauren Boteler, a thermal/packaging engineer from the laboratory's Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate, was honored at the 2018...

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  • New Army technology guides Soldiers in complete darkness

    September 20, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 17, 2018) -- Researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have developed a new type of thermal imaging camera that allows Soldiers to see hidden objects that were previously undetectable. Dr. Kristan Gurton, an experimental physicist in the Computational and Information Sciences Directorate, and Dr. Sean Hu, an electronics engineer...

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  • Commandeering microbes pave way for synthetic biology in military environments

    September 19, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 17, 2018) -- A team of scientists from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed and demonstrated a pioneering synthetic biology tool to deliver DNA programming into a broad range of bacteria. This research was recently published in the journal Nature Microbiology, and was featured as...

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  • Army scientists discover mathematics of brain waves

    September 18, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 17, 2018) -- A U.S. Army Research Laboratory scientist has collaborated with a team of researchers from the University of North Texas to develop a new data processing technique that uses electroencephalogram, or EEG, time series variability as a measure of the state of the brain. The researchers say such a technique has the potential to...

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  • Army researchers participate in multi-agency ozone study

    September 17, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 17, 2018) -- At the invitation of the City College of New York, researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently participated in the Long Island Sound Tropospheric Ozone Study, or LISTOS. Deryck James and Dr. David Ligon of the laboratory's Atmospheric Sensing Branch provided support and expertise for the multi-agency collaborative...

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  • Lab's top enlisted advisor meets with researchers

    September 14, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Sept. 13, 2018) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently welcomed its new senior enlisted advisor, Sgt. Maj. Jeffery (David) Snipes. As the lab's sergeant major, he will provide advice and counsel to the civilian leadership of ARL as well as its scientists and engineers. "Being sergeant major means different things to different...

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  • Army taps researcher for senior science position

    September 14, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Sept. 14, 2018) -- The U.S. Army swore in its new senior research scientist for Soldier Performance in Socio-Technical Systems in a ceremony at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory Sept. 13. Dr. Yun-Sheng (Jessie) C. Chen, a researcher in the lab's Human Research and Engineering Directorate since in 2003, has worked as a research...

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  • Students inspired by Army internships

    September 10, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 5, 2018) -- Three student interns returned this summer to work at the organization where they first found their passion for science and technology. Carley Heiner, Jacob Cohen, and Jared Richard spent their summer at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, working in the Computational and Information Sciences Directorate at Aberdeen Proving...

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  • Army Research Laboratory inducts newest senior executive

    September 10, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 10, 2018) -- The U.S. Army inducted the newest member to its Senior Executive Service during a ceremony at the Adelphi Laboratory Center. Dr. Keith Krapels, director of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate, took the oath of office during an SES pinning and induction ceremony hosted by ARL Director...

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Last Update / Reviewed: December 18, 2018