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  • Expo at Morgan State brings ARL science and engineering and students together

    November 27, 2013

    More than 50 exhibitors from federal, state, and local agencies, business, industry, and academia as well as over 350 students, parents, and teachers were on hand Nov. 9 at Morgan State University for the university's first ever Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Education, Careers, and Jobs Expo. Steve Taulbee, an engineer in the U.S. Army...

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    Expo at Morgan State brings ARL science and engineering and students together
     
  • Army researchers build portable "fake pot" detector prototype to curb Soldier designer drug abuse

    November 26, 2013

    Army researchers are building a portable drug detector that, soon, could help military and civil law enforcement agencies throughout the country more quickly catch synthetic drug abuse. The Army Research Laboratory's prototype biosensor model is expected to directly detect the active chemical substitutes that help "fake pot" fade from notice in commercially...

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  • Army Public Affairs Chief Visits ICT

    November 21, 2013

    U.S. Army Chief of Public Affairs Brig. Gen. Gary J. Volesky toured the University of Southern California Institute for Creative Technologies to learn how this University Affiliated Research Center is advancing interactive digital media to improve education, training and therapy throughout the Army and beyond. The ICT works in collaboration with the U.S....

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  • ARL family joins Ravens, NFL Play 60 clinic at APG

    November 19, 2013

    Sgt. 1st Class Michelle R. Williams, electronics maintenance chief within the Army Research Laboratory's Computation and Information Sciences Directorate, joined her husband Sgt. 1st Class Ray Williams, up from Fort Lee, Va., and their children Raylanna, 6, and Nasir, 10, during the very first Raven's Youth Military Combine. The event, held Nov. 5 at Aberdeen...

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    ARL family joins Ravens, NFL Play 60 clinic at APG
     
  • Image Understanding and Computer Vision

    November 13, 2013

    Image understanding and computer vision are two closely related multidisciplinary research fields concerned with the use of computer algorithms to modify or analyze digital images using signal and image processing, machine learning, and artificial intelligence techniques in order to achieve certain tasks or applications. These two research areas seek to produce...

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  • ARL analysts recognized with 2013 Army Acquisition Excellence Award

    November 08, 2013

    Members of the Stryker Double-V Hull Army Test and Evaluation Integrated Product Team, including two U.S. Army Research Laboratory employees, recently won the 2013 Army Acquisition Excellence Award in the category Equipping and Sustaining Our Soldiers' Systems. The Army Acquisition Excellence Awards recognize an Army acquisition workforce individual or team,...

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    ARL analysts recognized with 2013 Army Acquisition Excellence Award
     
  • Results from Army, university tests could improve vibration testing for auto, aviation industries

    November 06, 2013

    Results from a recent study that looked at how battlefield-born vibrations, like those from blasts and heavy armored vehicles, for example, are leading research scientists to rethink military vehicle testing and evaluation methods that could also, eventually, improve automotive and aviation industry standards. A group of Army and University of Maryland researchers...

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    Results from Army, university tests could improve vibration testing for auto,  aviation industries
     
  • 15th Anniversary of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

    November 04, 2013

    It's been 15 years since the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to Walter Kohn for his development of density-functional theory (DFT) and John Pople for his development of computational methods in quantum chemistry. In this edition of the ARL Fellows Corner, Dr. Jan Andzelm discusses the discovery of quantum mechanics and density-functional theory (DFT),...

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  • ARL prototype hardware helps NASA recover images that would be lost at sea

    October 28, 2013

    New hardware built by research engineers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory is helping NASA retrieve experimental images otherwise lost at sea. The hardware weighs less than two pounds and serves as a means of locating NASA's flight imagery recorders that capture valuable image data of decelerators during deployment and deceleration. It's a small box...

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    ARL prototype hardware helps NASA recover images that would be lost at sea
     
  • ARL scientist receives U.S. Army Wilks Award

    October 23, 2013

    Dr. Harry Chang, a mathematician at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office, has been selected as the 2013 recipient of the U.S. Army Wilks Award. The Army Wilks Award is given periodically to a well-deserving individual who has made a substantial contribution to statistical methodology and application, impacting the practice of statistics...

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  • Dr. Amy Finch selected for detail as executive officer to RDECOM deputy director

    October 17, 2013

    Dr. Amy Finch of the BioTechnology Branch within the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate was recently selected for a detail as executive officer to the new Research, Development and Engineering Command Deputy Director Jyuji Hewitt. Finch interviewed as a candidate for the 12-month developmental tour at RDECOM to serve...

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    Dr. Amy Finch selected for detail as executive officer to RDECOM deputy director
     
  • Partners will embark on a five-year venture

    October 10, 2013

    Cybersecurity is critical to protecting Army systems from sophisticated attacks on military networks in the face of ever increasing importance of cyber systems. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has established a Collaborative Research Alliance, or CRA, which will include an alliance of ARL, U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering...

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    Partners will embark on a five-year venture
     
 
 

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