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  • ARL recognizes the scientific contributions of postdocs at Postdoc Research Symposium

    October 17, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Oct. 15, 2018) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently held its 3rd annual Postdoc Research Symposium at APG during National Postdoc Appreciation Week. Researchers paid a special tribute in honor of the late Dr. Brad Forch, ARL senior scientist, who was a true advocate for the program. During the symposium, postdocs and...

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  • Brazilian researcher, Army lab partner to develop materials science breakthroughs

    October 16, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Oct. 16, 2018) -- The U.S. Army is on the hunt for new materials science breakthroughs by working together with a researcher from Brazil. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has a cooperative research and development agreement with the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, known as PUC-Rio. Isabella Costa is pursuing...

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  • Army researchers, alliance partners create newly designed protection materials

    October 16, 2018

    TOWSON, Md. (Oct. 10, 2018) - The Materials in Extreme Dynamic Environments Collaborative Research Alliance, or MEDE CRA, conducted its annual fall meeting Oct. 10. During the meeting, the group showcased a newly-designed ceramic material a newly-designed composite material. Johns Hopkins University is the lead research organization for the alliance. 130...

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  • Army researcher minimizes the impact of cyber-attacks in cloud computing

    October 15, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Oct. 15, 2018) -- Through a collaborative research effort, an Army researcher has made a novel contribution to cloud security and the management of cyberspace risks. According to U.S. Army Research Laboratory electronics engineer Dr. Charles Kamhoua, technology has been the cause of many changes. Among the changes made are to our language. "No...

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  • Army researcher selected for Fulbright Senior Specialist Fellowship in Lithuania

    October 12, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Oct. 12, 2018) -- An engineer from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory has received a Fulbright Senior Specialist Fellowship at Vilnius Gediminas Technical University in Lithuania. Dr. Charles Kamhoua, an electronics engineer who works in the laboratory's Network Security Branch, will begin his fellowship Oct. 15 and will return to the lab at...

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  • Army-funded research results in new kits for teaching science

    October 11, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Oct. 11, 2018) -- An affordable children's educational kit is the latest commercial spinoff of research pursued by the U.S. Army to create advanced materials for Soldier systems. A team of researchers funded by the Army created and designed a new resource for science teachers. BioBitTM is an educational platform for teaching...

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    Army-funded research results in new kits for teaching science
     
  • Army researcher working to improve airdrop operations

    October 05, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Oct. 5, 2018) -- A researcher from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently participated in a study that is seeking to provide safer high operational tempo airdrop operations for the military. Dr. David Ligon participated in the Phase III C-17 Formation Spacing Research Project, funded by the Program Executive Office-Soldier, at the Monterey...

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  • Officials announce new senior executive at Army Research Laboratory

    October 05, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Oct. 5, 2018) -- The U.S. Army announced the selection of a new senior executive to lead the Army Research Laboratory's Human Research and Engineering Directorate. Dr. J. Corde Lane became the lab's HRED director effective Sept. 30. He had served as the directorate's acting leader since December 2017. Lane now officially leads...

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  • Army-funded research wins 2018 Nobel Prizes in chemistry, physics

    October 04, 2018

    ADELPHI, MD. (Oct. 4, 2018) - Professor Frances Arnold won a 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for research initially funded by the U.S. Army in new enzyme production that led to the commercial, cost-effective synthesis of biofuels tested on the U.S. Army Black Hawk helicopters in 2013, and are now approved by the aviation standards body for use in commercial aviation. Arnold...

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    Army-funded research wins 2018 Nobel Prizes in chemistry, physics
     
  • Army, university researchers use new test gear to 'shake, rattle and roll'

    October 03, 2018

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Oct. 2, 2018) -- A new suite of laboratory equipment lets researchers shake, rattle and roll experimental designs to discover new technology solutions for the Army of the future. "Most equipment doesn't work well when it's being shaken really hard, like people don't work well when they're being shaken really hard," said Dr. Robert...

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    Army, university researchers use new test gear to 'shake, rattle and roll'
     
  • Army researchers develop novel technique to locate robots, Soldiers in GPS-challenged environments

    October 03, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Sept. 26, 2018) -- Scientists at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have developed a novel algorithm that enables localization of humans and robots in areas where GPS is unavailable. According to ARL researchers Gunjan Verma and Dr. Fikadu Dagefu, the Army needs to be able to localize agents operating in physically complex, unknown and infrastructure-poor...

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    Army researchers develop novel technique to locate robots, Soldiers in GPS-challenged environments
     
  • Army research lights the way for new materials

    October 02, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Oct. 2, 2018) -- What happens when gold and silver just don't cut it anymore? You turn to metallic alloys, which are what Army researchers are using to develop new designer materials with a broad range of capabilities for our Soldiers. This is exactly what scientists Dr. David Baker and Dr. Joshua McClure from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory...

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Last Update / Reviewed: October 19, 2018