Researchers @ Work: Soldier Protection

July 26, 2013

Dr. Eric Wetzel, technical area manager for Soldier Protection, talks about the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's work with advance fibers, ceramics and composites to increase protection and reduce weight for the Soldier.

He works in ARL's Weapons and Materials Research Directorate, a national scientific and engineering resource in weapons, protection, and materials technologies. The directorate pursues research and technology development that endeavors to enhance the operational capability of America's ground forces.

(Produced by T'Jae Gibson and Larry Shank, ARL Public Affairs)

 

Last Update / Reviewed: July 26, 2013