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  • ARL Employee Mentors Award-Winning Robotics Team

    January 12, 2010

    Tech Brick FTC Team 7, a robotics team from Harford County, Md. mentored by U.S. Army Research Laboratory employee Chris Hoppel, earned the Inspire Award at the US FIRST Maryland State Championship held at the College of Southern Maryland on Dec. 5. The Inspire Award is the highest recognition in the FIRST Technical Challenge (FTC) and qualifies the team...

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    ARL Employee Mentors Award-Winning Robotics Team
     
  • Obama Reviews ARL-ARO Funded Research

    December 21, 2009

    Before his speech, ISN Prof. Bulovic led President Obama tour of his research Lab at MIT. President Barack Obama recently toured laboratories at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and reviewed ARL/ARO-funded research. Obama's visit, which took place on Oct. 23 as part of a larger visit to the university to see the MIT Energy Initiative,...

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    Obama Reviews ARL-ARO Funded Research
     
  • ARL-USMA Technology Symposium Held

    December 07, 2009

    An ARL researcher explains his research to a cadet during the poster presentations at the USMA-ARL Tech Symposium. Future Army leaders and current Army scientists came together during the 17th annual Army Research Laboratory-U.S. Military Academy Technical Symposium in Atlantic City, N.J., Nov. 9-10, 2009. About 100 USMA West Point cadets, 40 academy...

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    ARL-USMA Technology Symposium Held
     
  • ARL Technology Recognized as One of Army's Top 10 Inventions

    November 23, 2009

    A U.S. Army Research Laboratory team was recognized at the U.S. Army Greatest 2008 Inventions ceremony in September for creating armor that has saved lives on the battlefield. Active duty Soldiers selected the Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected (MRAP) Armor Weight Reduction Spiral Program as one of the top ten Army inventions for its impact on Army capabilities,...

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    ARL Technology Recognized as One of Army's Top 10 Inventions
     
  • ARL Reaches Out to West Point Cadets

    November 09, 2009

    An ARL researcher explains fuel cell and other energy research to a West Point Cadet. ARL showcased its technologies to hundreds of cadets, family members and the local community Sept. 18, 2009 at the annual U.S. Military Academy's Engineering Expo at West Point, N.Y. Joining about 24 other federal and private organizations at the expo, ARL displayed...

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    ARL Reaches Out to West Point Cadets
     
  • Paratroopers Give Combat Perspective to ARL Scientists

    October 26, 2009

    Sgt. 1st Class Derek Burpee, 82nd Airborne Division, examines a flexible display prototype during a visit to the Army Research Laboratory. When it comes to designing Soldiers' equipment, it can be a long road from a scientist's laboratory to the field. But thanks to input from combat experienced 82nd Airborne Division Soldiers, a more direct path...

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    Paratroopers Give Combat Perspective to ARL Scientists
     
  • ARL-GEMS ProvidesMath and Science Opportunities to Students

    October 12, 2009

    GEMS participants test the strength of polymers in ARL's electromechanical testing facility. Hundreds of middle and high school students were exposed to world-class laboratories and scientific experiments this summer during the U.S Army Research Laboratory's Gains in the Advancement of Mathematics and Science (GEMS) programs. Every year ARL opens...

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  • ARL Participates in S&T Showcase

    September 28, 2009

    The Army Research Laboratory ((ARL) promoted its advances in technology at the Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) Science and Technology Showcase in June at the Harford Community College in Bel Air, Md. As part of a larger Research Development and Engineering Command exhibit, ARL participated in the two-day event that brought together local industry contractors...

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    ARL Participates in S&T Showcase
     
  • Indoor Firing Capability Established at EF10

    September 14, 2009

    Interior view of Building T-30, which contains the indoor firing lane. Plans for construction of a second lane are slated for fiscal 2010. The indoor facility includes all state of the art instrumentation, notably digital x-ray and high-speed video. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate (SLAD) participated...

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    Indoor Firing Capability Established at EF10
     
  • ARL Helps Rockets Fly

    August 31, 2009

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) supported 100 teams of budding young rocket engineers by providing real-time weather data during the Team America Rocketry Challenge 2009 held in Virginia. The nation's top young model rocket hobbyists competed at the annual event using math, science and physics to shoot a rocket in the air up to a certain height and...

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    ARL Helps Rockets Fly
     
  • Army Exhibits Advanced Technologies to Top Students in Nation

    August 17, 2009

    MSG Ralph Brewer, ARL, shows students at TjSTAR a thin, strong flexible video display the laboratory is developing for Soldiers to use in the field. Capturing teenagers' attention wasn't a problem for the U.S. Army's Educational Outreach Program as it showcased cutting-edge technologies during one of the nation's top high schools Symposium to Advance...

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    Army Exhibits Advanced Technologies to Top Students in Nation
     
  • Forch Selected as Senior Scientist

    August 03, 2009

    After a long-standing professional career at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, a ballistics researcher was recently selected to become a senior scientist, or ST, the highest level in government service in his career field. Dr. Brad Forch served as a supervisory research physicist and chief of the Propulsion Science Branch at the Weapons and Materials Research...

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    Forch Selected as Senior Scientist
     
 
 

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