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  • ARL field element conducts Common Controller testing

    October 05, 2010

    An Army Expeditionary Task Force Soldier from Fort Bliss, Texas uses the Common Controller during a daylight readability study. A deployed Soldier can command and control an unmanned system using the CC. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory field element in Fort Rucker, Ala. recently conducted testing to determine if the Common Controller is an effective...

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  • ARL and other RDECOM organizations recognized with Army Superior Unit Award

    September 28, 2010

    Maj. Gen. Nick Justice, Gen. Ann Dunwoody and Command Sgt. Maj. Hector Marin stand at attention at the beginning of the Superior Unit Award ceremony at APG. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory was one of several Research, Development and Engineering Command subordinate organizations that received a Superior Unit Award Sept. 16 at Aberdeen Proving Ground,...

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  • Army Research Lab's newest analysis facility helps ensure aircraft safety, design

    September 14, 2010

    An AH-64D Apache Longbow Block III attack helicopter is mounted to the Army Research Laboratory's Rotorcraft Survivability and Assessment Facility's tilt-table for later live-fire and other tests and evaluations. The new RSAF facility tests U.S. military and foreign rotor aircraft to help keep warfighters safe from threats. The Army Research Laboratory...

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    Army Research Lab's newest analysis facility helps ensure aircraft safety, design
     
  • Cadet Brownlee experiences the Army's research laboratory

    September 02, 2010

    Cadet Brownlee prepares various methanol concentration solutions for fuel cells. Each summer the U.S. Army Research Laboratory welcomes cadets from the United States Military Academy at West Point to work on research projects alongside the laboratory's top scientists and engineers. This year, Cadet Zachary Brownlee spent several weeks working at the...

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  • U.S. Army Research Laboratory Holds Summer Student Research Symposium

    August 17, 2010

    Director John Miller stands with the symposium finalists, their mentors, and some of the ARL fellows after the awards ceremony. Front Row (L-R): Betsy Rice, Irene Val-Addo, Jamie Huang, Ann Ploskonka, Director John Miller, Janea Lowery, Daniel Smith, Katherine Bagley, Gabriella Rose, James McCauley, Melanie Cole, John Powell. Back Row (L-R): Tomasz Letowski,...

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    U.S. Army Research Laboratory Holds Summer Student Research Symposium
     
  • Marines Turn to Army to Test Critical Component of Future Amphibious Assault Vehicle

    August 10, 2010

    ARL conducted tests on the high-power water jets that propel the U.S. Marine Corps' Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle. (U.S. Marine Corps photo) U.S. Army Research Laboratory ballistics and lethality engineers recently completed testing of high-power water jets that propel the U.S. Marine Corps' Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV). The tests mark a...

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    Marines Turn to Army to Test Critical Component of Future Amphibious Assault Vehicle
     
  • Groundbreaking Army Research Helps Soldiers Send, Receive Information on Battlefield

    July 29, 2010

    Ms. Melanie Cole Research being done at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) is leading to significant improvements in how Soldiers send and receive data - including videos, voice transmissions, and other communications - on the battlefield. Ms. Melanie Cole, an ARL Fellow, led a team of scientists that received award recognition for work done...

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    Groundbreaking Army Research Helps Soldiers Send, Receive Information on Battlefield
     
  • Newest ARL Supercomputer Expands Army's Computational Sciences Footprint Across DoD

    July 15, 2010

    ARL Associate Director Reed Skaggs, third from right, is joined by Harold J. Breaux and Charles Nietubicz during a ribbon cutting ceremony recognizing the dedication of ARL's newest supercomputer.(photo by Conrad Johnson) High performance computers, like those housed within the Defense Supercomputing Resource Center that ARL manages at Aberdeen Proving...

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    Newest ARL Supercomputer Expands Army's Computational Sciences Footprint Across DoD
     
  • Army's Developmental Technology Expands Snake-robotics to Greater Maneuverability and Autonomy

    June 29, 2010

    Army's Developmental Technology Expands Snake-robotics to Greater Maneuverability and Autonomy. Development of snake-like technology underway at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory is moving the military toward sending more autonomous systems instead of Soldiers on search-and-rescue missions, a top priority in the most dangerous mission areas. Army...

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    Army's Developmental Technology Expands Snake-robotics to Greater Maneuverability and Autonomy
     
  • Army Advances in UV, LED Technology Lead to Lower Costs, Higher Capabilities for Soldiers

    June 24, 2010

    Army Advances in UV, LED Technology Lead to Lower Costs, Higher Capabilities for Soldiers. Improvised buildings in remote areas can give the U.S. military indispensable combat advantage, but cost millions of dollars to operate. But going 'green' in constructing forward operating bases in desert locations just may be the right cost-saving solution. The...

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    Army Advances in UV, LED Technology Lead to Lower Costs, Higher Capabilities for Soldiers
     
  • Contract for the Heat Engine Systems Altitude Test Facility Symbolizes Progress

    June 22, 2010

    A computer generated illustration shows what the outside of the new VTD facility will look like upon completion. As Base Realignment and Closure progresses, ARL's ability to initiate and develop future scientific discoveries grows stronger. As part of the BRAC legislation, a new facility for the Vehicle Technology Directorate (VTD) is under construction...

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    Contract for the Heat Engine Systems Altitude Test Facility Symbolizes Progress
     
  • Army's World Class EAR Facility Raises the Bar in Auditory Research

    June 15, 2010

    A participant prepares for an experiment in the Sphere Room. The central location of the listener station and platform allow for the creation of a completely immersive auditory environment. The importance of a Soldier's ability to hear a wide range of sounds is critical to survival and mission success on the battlefield. In today's military environment,...

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    Army's World Class EAR Facility Raises the Bar in Auditory Research
     
 
 

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