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  • Army researcher defends dissertation, pursues safeguarded technology

    May 15, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (May 15, 2019) -- An electronics engineer at the Army's corporate research laboratory successfully defended his doctoral dissertation, while working to safeguard fielded technology for the Soldiers of today and tomorrow. Dr. Wayne Churaman, an electronics engineer at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory,...

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  • Army lab senior leadership travels to National Training Center

    May 14, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (May 14, 2019) -- Members of the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory known as ARL, recently traveled to the National Training Center in Fort Irwin, California, to gain perspective on how Soldiers are trained, and to learn what technical challenges they may face on...

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  • Army research supports communications in smart cities

    May 13, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (May 13, 2019) - The U.S. Army is researching how to leverage smart cities of the future where networks of sensors will be used to enable services for civilian and government use, such as environmental monitoring or traffic flow optimization. Smart city environments have emerged from continued growth in urban internet of things, or IoT, infrastructure,...

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  • Discovery may lead to new materials for next-generation data storage

    May 09, 2019

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (May 9, 2019) - Research funded in part by the U.S. Army identified properties in materials that could one day lead to applications such as more powerful data storage devices that continue to hold information even after a device has been powered off. A team of researchers led by Cornell University and the University of California...

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  • Army discovery opens path to safer batteries

    May 08, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (May 8, 2019) -- Soldiers carrying 15-25 pounds of batteries could carry batteries a fraction of the weight but with the same energy and improved safety, a new study shows. In the latest issue of the journal Nature, researchers at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory, the Army's corporate research laboratory...

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  • Army launches xTechSearch 3.0 to continue its search for next generation technology

    May 02, 2019

    WASHINGTON (May 2, 2019) -- The U.S. Army launched its third cohort of the expeditionary technology search competition, known as xTechSearch 3.0, 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 3.0 continues its highly successful trajectory...

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  • Army research may be used to treat cancer, heal combat wounds

    May 01, 2019

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (May 1, 2019) -- Army research is the first to develop computational models using a microbiology procedure that may be used to improve novel cancer treatments and treat combat wounds. Using the technique, known as electroporation, an electrical field is applied to cells in order to increase the permeability of the cell membrane,...

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  • DOD showcases innovative technologies at 2019 Lab Day

    May 01, 2019

    WASHINGTON (May 2, 2019) -- Scientists and engineers from research laboratories across the Department of Defense showcased innovative technologies at the Pentagon April 25 at its 2019 DOD Lab Day. Officials created the event as an opportunity for the science and technology communities to highlight and display the groundbreaking work developed throughout the...

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  • Army pushes for higher speeds in future tiltrotor aircraft

    May 01, 2019

    HAMPTON, Va. (May 2, 2019) -- The U.S. Army is developing a new wind-tunnel testbed that will help future tiltrotor aircraft attain higher speeds, improved stability and enhanced safety. At a massive wind tunnel at NASA Langley Research Center, Army researchers are readying a unique tiltrotor model to support analysis and design of advanced tiltrotor aircraft,...

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  • Wearable sensors could leverage biotechnology to monitor personal, environmental data

    April 30, 2019

    ADELPHI, Md. (April 30, 2019) -- In an effort to enhance Soldier lethality, Army researchers are developing biorecognition receptors capable of consistent performance in multi-domain environments with the ability to collect real-time assessments of Soldier health and performance. "The Army will need to be more adaptive, more expeditionary and have a near-zero...

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  • Students taste the science behind Meals Ready-to-Eat

    April 29, 2019

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (April 29, 2019) - The U.S. Army demonstrated the science and engineering behind Meals Ready-to-Eat, also known as MREs, for 150 underrepresented minorities, girls and low-income middle and high school students across North Carolina. The event was, a partnership between the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's...

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  • Army selects senior research scientist for terminal ballistics

    April 29, 2019

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (April 29, 2019) -- The U.S. Army recently announced the selection of a new senior research scientist for terminal ballistics. Dr. Scott E. Schoenfeld assumed the position March 17. He previously served as the senior scientist for the Lethality and Protection Sciences Campaign, chief of Armor Mechanics and chief of Impact Physics...

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Last Update / Reviewed: June 24, 2019