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  • It's Not Easy Being Green! - Dozens of ARL civilians suit up as Soldiers during week-long course to make military life less abstract, more familiar

    July 19, 2011

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - Extremely early morning wakeups and exercise became the new norm for 29 civilians participating in the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Greening Course 2011, which was designed to give them first-hand experience on the rigorous training Soldiers endure to build physical stamina and strengthen mental aptitude. To ARL's Francesco...

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    It's Not Easy Being Green! -  Dozens of ARL civilians suit up as Soldiers during week-long course to make military life less abstract, more familiar
     
  • ARL contractor wins SAMPE® Award for composite materials

    July 12, 2011

    Zachary Melrose, a mechanical engineer within the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Composite and Hybrid Materials Branch of the Weapons and Materials Research Directorate, won first place in the 2011 Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) Student Symposium International Competition in May. His research, "Damage Sensing in...

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  • ARL hosts SeaPerch Robotics Challenge, an underwater competition, at APG

    July 05, 2011

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. - The U.S. Army Research Laboratory hosted a SeaPerch robotics challenge at Aberdeen Proving Ground on June 11. The event was made possible through a grant from the National Defense Education Program (NDEP) which awarded 10 SeaPerch kits to ARL for use with their robotics programs. SeaPerch is an underwater robotics program that...

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  • ARL senior research scientist named IEEE senior member

    June 28, 2011

    Dr. Fred Semendy, a senior research scientist in ARL's EO Materials and Devices Branch, was named a senior member of IEEE in the field of electron devices. He was recognized with this competitive distinction for his contributions in device design, fabrication and testing. Senior Member is the highest grade for which IEEE members can apply, and is awarded...

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  • ARL researchers team with other Defense agencies to improve tracer round technology

    June 21, 2011

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has teamed with other Department of Defense agencies in a high priority project to improve tracer round technology so only U.S. Soldiers, and not their enemies, can exclusively visualize the travel path of shots fired. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has teamed with other Department of Defense agencies in a high priority...

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  • SEDD military officer earns doctorate in bioengineering

    June 14, 2011

    Maj. Christopher Byrd, a research scientist in ARL's Electro-Optics & Photonics Division, Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate (SEDD), recently earned a doctorate degree in bioengineering from the University of Maryland College Park under the Uniformed Army Scientist and Engineer (US&E) Program. The US&E Program was established in 2003 by the Assistant...

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  • ARL researchers judged world's largest science competition for teens

    June 07, 2011

    Dr. Jaret Riddick, a research aerospace engineer in ARL's Vehicle Technology Directorate, and Dr. Larry Russell, technical assistant to the ARL director, participated as invited special award judges in the Engineering Section of the Annual Intel® International Science and Engineering Fair® (Intel ISEF). In this capacity, they represented the Department of...

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  • ARL ceramic research expert honored with Global Star from American Ceramic Society

    May 31, 2011

    Dr. Jeffrey Swab, a ceramic research engineer within the Army Research Laboratory's Ceramics and Transparent Materials Branch was recently awarded the Global Star Award from the Engineering Ceramics Division of the American Ceramic Society in appreciation of his substantial contributions to the success of the International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and...

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  • Army Research Laboratory researchers named to senior membership with Optical Society

    May 24, 2011

    Dr. Howard Brandt, an ARL Fellow, and Dr. Neelam Gupta, both research physicists within ARL's Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate, were named in May 2011 as senior members of the Optical Society of America (OSA). The two were among 138 named from government and industry that recognizes their experience and professional accomplishments or service within...

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  • ARL employees recognized for excellence in federal service

    May 17, 2011

    BALTIMORE, Md. - Nineteen U.S. Army Research Laboratory employees were honored by the Baltimore Federal Executive Board at the 44th annual Excellence in Federal Career Awards luncheon and ceremony on May 6. Of the total number of ARL award recipients, 10 employees were recognized in individual categories with a team of nine being recognized for the collective...

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  • ARL sponsors team demonstrating latest robotic technology

    May 12, 2011

    The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Foundation recently held a robotics demonstration on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to coincide with the 2011 National Robotics Week. In support of this event, the Simulation and Training Technology Center (STTC), an element of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) located in Orlando,...

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  • Federal Virtual Worlds Challenge Winners Announced

    May 05, 2011

    Orlando, Fla. - The U.S. Army recently announced the winners of the second annual Federal Virtual Worlds Challenge (FVWC) at the 2011 Defense GameTech Users' Conference. The goal of the open and global challenge is to discover innovative and interactive applications implemented in a virtual environment. The annual event is led by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's...

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