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  • Army, UPENN uncover ways to better predict viral information

    September 04, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, MD. (Sept. 4, 2018) - Many kinds of communication are critical to the success of Army missions: messages that promote a healthy lifestyle to Soldiers and their families, flyers distributed to support peacekeeping missions, recruiting skilled personnel to serve our nation. Knowing in advance what messages are more likely to be successful...

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  • Army researchers provide insights on offering feedback

    August 28, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Aug. 28, 2018) -- A collaborative research project between Army researchers and academia has led to a best paper award at the 2018 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, or IEEE, Conference on Cognitive and Computational Aspects of Situation Management, a multi-disciplinary conference on situation management in complex dynamic systems. A...

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  • If military robot falls, it can get itself up

    August 24, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 24, 2018) -- Scientists at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory have developed software to ensure that if a robot falls, it can get itself back up, meaning future military robots will be less reliant on their Soldier handlers. Based on feedback from Soldiers at an...

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  • Army scientists think big, go small

    August 22, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 21, 2018) -- When material scientists from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory think big, they start by exploring the world of the really small. Using state-of-the-art technology and tools, Army scientists are analyzing metal and ceramic specimens at the atomic level. To get an idea of the size they're working with, imagine...

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  • Army, Bell collaborate to advance micro-unmanned aerial system technologies

    August 21, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 21, 2018) -- Researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc., company, met in June to further advance the development of a micro unmanned aerial system or UAS. The UAS is a miniature, lightweight reconnaissance vehicle that Soldiers can carry onto the battlefield and deploy in a confined...

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  • Army aeronautical engineers discuss future vertical lift advances at conference

    August 20, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 20, 2018) -- Aeronautical engineers from the U.S. Army's corporate laboratory recently facilitated an important panel discussion session at a propulsion conference. The Army Research Laboratory's Vehicle Technology Directorate sent its key subject matter experts to the 54th AIAA/ASEE/SAE Joint Propulsion Conference in Cincinnati,...

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  • Symposium showcases new generation of defense researchers

    August 17, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Aug. 16, 2018) -- Undergraduate and graduate student interns presented their research during the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's 12th annual Summer Student Symposium Aug. 9 as one final demonstration of their time spent at the lab. The symposium was designed to recognize the students and their mentors for their research efforts over the summer...

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  • Army, Uber kickoff partnership in Texas

    August 17, 2018

    AUSTIN, Texas (Aug. 17, 2018) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory and Uber held a kickoff event Aug. 9 to celebrate the cooperative research and development agreement between the two organizations. Members of Uber, ARL and the University of Texas at Austin attended the event at Darrell K Royal--Texas Memorial Stadium. ARL and Uber Elevate have identified...

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  • Army converts heat to electricity at record high rates, breakthrough research shows

    August 10, 2018

    ADELPHI, MD. (Aug. 10, 2018) - U.S. Army Research Laboratory-funded research at the University of Michigan has resulted in demonstrating a new approach for more effectively converting heat into electricity. The research focused on fundamental improvements to an approach traditionally referred to as thermophotovoltaics, or TPV, and such technologies that are...

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  • Army engages small businesses in science, technology competition

    August 07, 2018

    SILVER SPRING, Md. (Aug. 9, 2018) -- The U.S. Army is on the hunt for innovative science and technology solutions. Small and nontraditional businesses have begun pitching new ideas to panels of Army scientists and engineers in five cities across the country, all with the hope of winning cash prizes and building a working relationship with the Army S&T community. "There's...

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  • Army scientists create new technique for modeling turbulence in the atmosphere

    August 06, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Aug. 6, 2018) -- Army researchers have designed a computer model that more effectively calculates the behavior of atmospheric turbulence in complex environments, including cities, forests, deserts and mountainous regions. This new technology could allow Soldiers to predict weather patterns sooner using the computers at hand and more effectively...

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  • Army Research Office conducts annual anti-terrorism exercise

    July 31, 2018

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (July 30, 2018) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office recently conducted its annual anti-terrorism and force protection exercise. The exercise was conducted in close coordination with the Department of Homeland Security, Durham County Sheriff's Office, Durham County Emergency Management and the Durham County...

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Last Update / Reviewed: October 16, 2018