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  • ARL improves technology for measuring obscurant transmissivity

    July 10, 2014

    During a recent event to study the performance of smoke and obscurants, researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate set out to improve the process of measuring transmissivity—the fraction of electromagnetic radiation that passes through battlefield attenuators, such as are produced by smoke grenades. In...

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  • Army Research Laboratory's Open Campus Initiative

    July 08, 2014

    The Army Research Laboratory is in the business of discovery, innovation and transition for the Soldier. In order to foster the development of cutting-edge science and technology to further enhance the capabilities of our Soldiers on the battlefield, ARL is bringing together academia, industry, small business and government to address fundamental research...

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  • DICE designed to aid JTAPIC protect Warfighter from traumatic combat injuries

    July 03, 2014

    The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate has fostered closer teaming across the Joint Trauma Analysis and Prevention of Injury in Combat program by designing a customized software system that integrates a digital library, a management tool for requests for information and other unique resources. This system is vital to...

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  • 'Take care of your people'

    July 01, 2014

    Simulation and Training Technology Center commander Col. Matthew T. Clarke promoted Capt. Jonathan Judy to the rank of major in a promotion ceremony at Adelphi Laboratory Center, Md., June 17. As the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Sustaining Base Network Assurance Branch military team lead for network protection, Maj. Judy's duties include managing host...

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  • Soldier Profile: Entering the Army twice, ARL's SSG Wheatley recalls a life of service, family inspiration

    June 27, 2014

    Delivering soft drinks for PepsiCo was a great job for Staff Sgt. Kirt R. Wheatley. So much so, he said, he and his peers worked so hard and raised individual performance expectations that the company decided to do more with fewer people. He and a few others were laid off. So, he went to "just check out the military. Next thing I knew, I was joining." That...

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    Soldier Profile:  Entering the Army twice, ARL's SSG Wheatley recalls a life of service, family inspiration
     
  • Army-sponsored research used to produce first-of-its kind models of a president

    June 26, 2014

    The University of Southern California's Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT) was part of a Smithsonian-led team that created 3-D portraits of President Barack Obama. The portraits include a digital and 3-D printed bust and life mask. Both were on display at the first ever White House Maker Faire on June 18. The team scanned the President earlier this...

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  • Connect the dots

    June 25, 2014

    Champ was the majestic canine in the picture sitting, his dark ears erect, and eyes focused on his master, awaiting the next command. The vivid image that Stephen Lee presented of the dog that saved his friend's life was the driving force behind his exploring enhancements for Military Working Dogs supporting Soldiers in harm's way. In Valeri Lantz-Gefroh's...

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  • ARL librarian recognized with 2014 Davis McCarn Technology Award

    June 23, 2014

    The Citizens for Maryland Libraries, a state-wide organization of library trustees and professional librarians, recently recognized ARL Librarian and Harford County Library Board of Trustees Chairman Louise LeTendre with the 2014 Davis McCarn Technology Award for "quality technology-based information services to public libraries, schools, local government and...

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  • Samantha Wallace receives doctorate in electrical engineering

    June 20, 2014

    Earlier this year, Samantha Wallace from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Human Research and Engineering Directorate presented her dissertation research to students, faculty, staff and alumni from Morgan State University at the University's 4th annual "Innovation Day" celebration that was held at the Miller Senate Office Building in Annapolis, Md. Last...

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  • ARL leads by example

    June 19, 2014

    Leadership from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory joined hundreds of entrepreneurs and business leaders at the InvestMaryland Challenge finale awards ceremony held on May 19 at the National Aquarium in Baltimore, Md. for the announcement of the State's InvestMaryland Challenge winners. Launched in 2012, IMC is a state sponsored business competition that solicits...

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  • In honor of the Army's 239th birthday - meet Sgt. 1st Class Robert Wooldridge

    June 16, 2014

    Sgt. 1st Class Robert Wooldridge is the project noncommissioned officer responsible for human factors engineering and MANPRINT support for infantry systems at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Human Research and Engineering Directorate, Fort Benning, Ga. Field Element. Wooldridge joined the Army in June of 1990 and has traveled to many locations throughout...

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    In honor of the Army's 239th birthday - meet Sgt. 1st Class Robert Wooldridge
     
  • Micro Autonomous Systems and Technology Collaborative Technology Alliance

    June 13, 2014

    A small team of elite Special Forces operators must hunt down a highly sought after terrorist leader. This terrorist has taken refuge in an urban environment that offers concealment behind an array of structures, walls and other obstacles. In today's Army, this type of scenario may expose Soldiers to a very high level of risk while attempting to locate,...

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Last Update / Reviewed: October 30, 2014