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  • Army discovery may offer new energy source

    July 24, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 24, 2017) -- Army scientists and engineers recently made a discovery. An aluminum nanomaterial of their design produces high amounts of energy when it comes in contact with water, or any liquid containing water. During routine materials experimentation at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, a team of researchers observed...

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  • University researchers share findings with Army

    July 21, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 21, 2017) -- University students researching unmanned aerial vehicles visited the U.S. Army Research Laboratory to discuss their recent findings July 17. The Army reached out to the students to promote collaboration, officials said. "We invited the University of Maryland and Penn State University to present on their ongoing...

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  • Middle school student is no stranger to STEM

    July 20, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 11, 2017) -- The Gains in the Education of Mathematics and Science program, an initiative of the U.S. Army Education Outreach Program, summer sessions are underway at APG. This year marks a four-year collaborative effort among the Army Research Laboratory, the Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense and the Communications-Electronics...

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  • Army lab opens space for collaborative cyber security research

    July 19, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (July 17, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory opened a collaborative research space, the Army Cyber-research Analytics Laboratory, that, unlike any other lab provides industrial and federally-funded partners of ARL, including universities, access to highly-sensitive live cyber security data. Joining ARL Director Dr. Philip Perconti at...

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  • Leaders discuss path forward in exoskeleton research

    July 14, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 12, 2017) -- Future Soldiers may march longer, carry heavier gear and be more mentally sharp thanks to DOD-funded research into what's known as the Warrior Web Program. The suit has pulleys and gears designed to prevent and reduce musculoskeletal injuries caused by dynamic events typically found in the warfighter's environment. Scientists...

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  • Experimental drone transforms in flight

    July 14, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 5, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory is experimenting with a hybrid unmanned aerial vehicle that transforms in flight and gives Soldiers an advantage on the battlefield of the future. Weighing in at just over half a pound, this UAV tilts its rotors to go from hovering like a helicopter to speeding along like a sleek...

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  • U.S. Army Research Laboratory welcomes new Sergeant Major

    July 11, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (June 23, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently welcomed Sgt. Maj. Keith Noland Taylor as the laboratory's new sergeant major. As the senior noncommissioned officer at ARL, Taylor succeeds Master Sgt. Richard M. Socia who served in this military position since the fall of 2015. Taylor's military career totals more than 29 years...

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  • Army civilians conquer unique challenges during Greening Course

    July 10, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 10, 2017) -- Twenty-three civilian employees from across the Army Research Laboratory recently completed the U.S. 2017 iteration of the Greening Courseā€”a one week boot camp of sorts to introduce Department of the Army civilian employees to the Soldier's perspective. The course, led by ARL noncommissioned officers, familiarized...

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  • ARL North Carolina team receives prestigious award

    July 07, 2017

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (June 27, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Historically Black Colleges and Universities Partnership in Research Transition team at North Carolina's Agricultural and Technical State University was recently recognized with the Interdisciplinary Team Award for Research Excellence. During the NC A&T's annual Faculty...

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  • Army researcher hopes to make a difference

    July 03, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (July 3, 2017) -- The Army Future Studies Group is adding a researcher from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory to its rolls. Dr. Shawn Walsh, a mechanical engineer from the Weapons and Materials Research Directorate, begins a one-year assignment to the group July 5, 2017. The group will conduct "independent, unconventional and...

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  • Senior Army leaders meet with researchers

    June 30, 2017

    DURHAM, N.C. (June 29, 2017) -- Senior Army leaders focused on the strength and safety of future Soldiers through science and technology advances during briefings at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory at Research Triangle Park June 29. The acting Secretary of the Army, Robert M. Speer, and Sergeant Major of the Army Daniel A. Dailey, visited with scientists...

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  • Laboratory celebrates the Army's 242ND birthday with a cake cutting ceremony

    June 29, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (June 15, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research laboratory held a cake-cutting ceremony to celebrate the enduring value of the Army on its 242ND birthday Wednesday, June 14 at the Adelphi Laboratory Center. Cake cutting ceremonies are a traditional during Army birthday observances. Wednesday's celebration, which was also Flag Day, provided the installation...

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Last Update / Reviewed: December 18, 2017