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  • 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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  • 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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  • ARL Leads Research in Stand-off LIBS

    June 10, 2010

    Dr. Andrzej Miziolek and his collaborators in ARL's Advanced Weapons Concepts Branch are leading the effort on standoff detection pertaining to trace amounts of hazardous materials using the LIBS technology. The work of his team has lead to greater detection and identification of CBRNE. Miziolek has co-authored over 80 journal articles and published three...

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  • Meteorological Research Findings Could Fill Void in Battlefield Weather Observations, Predictions

    June 08, 2010

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory meteorological expertise has led to modifications in commercial weather instruments that now promise to improve accuracy of weather forecast models of critical importance to military operations. For the first time, an extensive, fine-resolution, high-quality meteorological (Met) dataset was collected from a remotely-piloted...

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  • Army Investment in Sensors Research Leads to Advances in Soldier Protection

    May 25, 2010

    Dr. Michael Wraback, ARL Fellow, launched radical research in ultraviolet LEDs, laser diodes and detectors that have enabled revolutionary technology developments to detect manmade and natural threats like biological agents, small arms fire and water-borne bacteria. Just months after the tragic attacks of September 11, 2001, the U.S. Army Research...

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  • ARL Employees Recognized for Excellence in Federal Service

    May 18, 2010

    After the ceremony, ARL's Excellence in Federal Career winners show their award plaques. From left to right: Natalie Eberius, Dr. Sarah Bedair, Demeji Ibitayo, Bruce Geil (accepting on behalf of Bonney Gietz and Margaret Denkins), Thomas Adkins, Dr. Sandra Young, and Ricky Grote. Eight ARL employees were honored by the Baltimore Federal Executive...

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    ARL Employees Recognized for Excellence in Federal Service
     
  • ARL Hosts 2010 RDECOM Technology Planning Conference at ALC

    May 13, 2010

    U.S. Army plans to prototype next-generation technology intended for the battlefield misses the mark if done without Soldier input, Maj. Gen. Nickolas Justice said May 19 to an audience of scientists, researchers and technology experts. Justice, commanding general of the Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM), set the tone for the two-day 2010...

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    ARL Hosts 2010 RDECOM Technology Planning Conference at ALC
     
 
 

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