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  • Army researchers explore benefits of immersive technology for Soldiers

    January 15, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (Jan. 15, 2019) -- The emergence of next generation virtual and augmented reality devices like the Oculus Rift and Microsoft HoloLens has increased interest in using mixed reality to simulate training, enhance command and control, and improve the effectiveness of warfighters on the battlefield. It is thought that putting mission relevant battlefield...

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  • Singaporean faculty delegation visits laboratory

    January 10, 2019

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Jan. 10, 2019) -- A group of Singaporean researchers met with representatives from the RDECOM Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory (ARL), at the Rodman Materials Research Laboratory and the Adelphi Laboratory Center during a two-day coordination visit Jan 8-9. Dr. Jeff Zabinski, the lab's director of...

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  • Deadline to submit for Army's xTechSearch 2.0 competition is quickly approaching

    December 20, 2018

    WASHINGTON (Dec. 20, 2018) --The submission deadline to compete in the U.S. Army's second Expeditionary Technology Search, or xTechSearch 2.0, is Dec. 31. The Army held its first competition earlier this year and due to its successful outcomes is continuing its efforts to find the best technologies from small businesses and start-ups to incorporate into Army...

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  • Army-funded technology wins Oscar

    December 18, 2018

    ADELPHI, MD. (Dec. 17, 2018) - Creative geniuses behind digital humans and human-like characters in Hollywood blockbusters Avatar, Blade Runner 2049, Maleficent, Furious 7, The Jungle Book, Ready Player One and others have U.S. Army-funded technology to thank for visual effects. That technology was developed at the U.S. Army Institute for Creative Technologies...

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  • Discovery could lead to munitions that go further, much faster

    December 18, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Dec. 19, 2018)  Researchers from the U.S. Army and top universities discovered a new way to get more energy out of energetic materials containing aluminum, common in battlefield systems, by igniting aluminum micron powders coated with graphene oxide. This discovery coincides with the one of the Army's modernization priorities: Long Range Precision...

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  • Lab reveals top 10 coolest science, technology advances from 2018

    December 17, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Dec. 17, 2018) -- This year has had its share of science and technology advances from Army researchers. The RDECOM Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory (ARL), has the mission to discover, innovate and transition science and technology to ensure dominant strategic land power. The lab's chief scientist, Dr. Alexander Kott,...

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  • Black Hawk helicopter pilot interns with Army researchers

    December 17, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Dec. 13, 2018) -- Researchers from the RDECOM Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory (ARL), recently partnered with Texas A&M University to work on artificial intelligence and machine learning as applied to material informatics (and genome). 1st Lt. Levi McClenny, a doctoral candidate in the university's...

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  • Army launches xTechSearch 2.0 to continue search for next generation technology

    December 04, 2018

    WASHINGTON -- The United States Army is launching its second Expeditionary Technology Search competition, known as xTechSearch 2.0, as a catalyst to engage with the non-defense traditional small business sector, to drive American innovation for Army challenges and spur economic growth. xTechSearch 2.0 follows its highly successful predecessor launched earlier...

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  • Scientific society taps Army researcher for honor

    November 26, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Nov. 26, 2018) -- The American Society for Metals International recognized its 2018 Class of Fellows for contributions to materials science at an annual awards banquet in Columbus, Ohio, October 16. The organization established its Fellow of the Society award in 1969 to honor members for achievements and distinguished contributions...

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  • Army laboratory invites professors to explore the future of computing

    November 21, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Nov. 21, 2018) -- The RDECOM Research Laboratory, the U.S. Army's corporate laboratory (ARL), hosted a two-day event exploring the future of computing Nov. 13-14 at the Adelphi Laboratory Center. Leading academics from top universities discussed neuromorphic computing. The concept mimics the operation of the human brain with artificial neurons...

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  • Army scientists revolutionize cybersecurity through quantum research

    November 20, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Nov. 20, 2018) -- Scientists at the RDECOM Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory (ARL), have found a novel way to safeguard quantum information during transmission, opening the door for more secure and reliable communication for warfighters on the battlefield. Recent advancements of cutting-edge technologies in lasers...

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  • Army, Fed Tech work together to promote technology

    November 14, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Nov. 1, 2018) -- Researchers from the RDECOM Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory (ARL), are participating in Fed Tech's fall 2018 cohort where selected entrepreneur applicants are paired with lab partners and inventors to promote technology. The laboratory has five technologies in this process: Sinara Operating System...

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Last Update / Reviewed: January 19, 2019