News Archive

Mobile battlefield devices show great potential thanks to Army research

Soldiers on the battlefield are not able to rely on high-powered bulky devices or the cloud to conduct operations, so how can they efficiently run the programs and algorithms needed to be successful in their missions?

December 19, 2019

Technology alliance pushes boundaries of network science

As the Army adapts to the changing technological landscape of the modern world, the need for greater insight into network science has only grown significantly over the years.

December 19, 2019

Army scientists pave path for robots to navigate wilderness

Army researchers created a new collection of video sequences known as the Robot Unstructured Ground Driving, or RUGD, dataset designed specifically to help train autonomous vehicles navigate unstructured environments like forest trails and parks.

December 19, 2019

New algorithm could mean more efficient, accurate equipment for Army

Researchers working on an Army-funded project have developed an algorithm to simulate how electromagnetic waves interact with materials in devices to create equipment more efficiently and accurately. The algorithm could be used in a wide range of fields — from biology and astronomy to military applications and telecommunications.

December 18, 2019

Professional organization honors Army-funded researcher for impact on signal processing

The world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity, known as IEEE, honored an Army-funded researcher for making a lasting impact on the field of signal processing.

December 17, 2019

Commanding general tours research laboratory

Army researchers met their new commanding general at a town hall meeting at Adelphi Laboratory Center Dec. 13.

December 15, 2019

Army network science program builds legacy, inspires future innovation for Soldier technology

After a decade-long run of facilitating novel research in support of the future warfighter, the Army’s Network Science Collaborative Technology Alliance is coming to a close.

December 13, 2019

Army announces new research lab director

The Department of the Army announced that Dr. Patrick J. Baker will be the seventh director of the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army Research Laboratory. Baker will assume his new position Dec. 8.

December 3, 2019

Army scientist focuses on biomass-to-energy research

Generating a constant source of energy to power devices remains a top priority for Soldiers in the field. Army research on transforming the native, ubiquitous vegetation into a reliable, small-scale fuel source could help reduce the volume of energy supplies that Soldiers have to carry, such as batteries and electric generators.

December 2, 2019

Researchers tackle challenges of tomorrow with new infrared drone camera

Army researchers enhanced the military’s capabilities to detect and identify hidden targets with a new advancement in thermal imaging technology.

November 29, 2019

Army awards 47 grants for universities to purchase defense research equipment

he U.S. Army awarded 47 grants totaling more than $10.2 million for scientists to purchase state-of-the-art equipment for perform cutting-edge defense research in 2020.

November 26, 2019

Army project may improve military communications by boosting 5G technology

An Army-funded project may boost 5G and mm-Wave technologies, improving military communications and sensing equipment.

November 21, 2019