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  • Army researchers mentor students at robotics event

    August 30, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 29, 2017) -- Researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and Techbrick Robotics hosted a SeaPerch competition at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Aug. 26. SeaPerch is an innovative underwater robotics program that equips teachers and students with the resources they need to build an underwater remotely operated vehicle in...

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  • University of Fla, U.S. Army develop model for lighter armor

    August 29, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (August 17, 2017) – The U.S. Army Research Laboratory is working on developing new light-weight ceramic materials that resist fracture, and has teamed with researchers from the University of Florida to better understand exactly how these materials, which are suited for Soldier personal protection and Army systems, fracture,...

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  • Army researchers point to early warning signs in military vehicle structural 'wellness'

    August 29, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (August 8, 2017) – Researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have shown that early fatigue damage behavior in structures may be predicted through the study of the microscale mechanical behavior of the material. The findings are an important result for the structural health monitoring (SHM) community and may lead to...

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  • Annual symposium highlights student achievements

    August 28, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 18, 2017) -- With summer drawing to a close, undergraduate and graduate students were able to proudly display the research they've worked on during the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's 11th annual Summer Student Symposium held August 10. This year, 75 students participated in poster sessions in which the top three finalists...

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  • Army completes autonomous micro-robotics research program

    August 25, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 25, 2017) -- Researchers from industry and universities across the nation have rallied around a collaborative technology alliance with the U.S. Army Research Laboratory since 2008. A research program called Micro Autonomous Systems and Technology, or MAST, came to its conclusion during a capstone event of presentations and...

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  • Army looks at industry innovation

    August 22, 2017

    MANASSAS, Va. (Aug. 21, 2017) -- At a small airfield near the nation's capital an innovative group of engineers is designing and building futuristic aircraft that are catching the attention of Army researchers. Aurora Flight Sciences, hosted a visit from U.S. Army Research Laboratory aerospace engineers Aug. 15. Earlier this summer, officials from the company...

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  • West Point cadet spends summer with Army researchers

    August 22, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (August 22, 2017) -- A West Point cadet recently spent part of his summer with U.S. Army Research Laboratory scientists to gain hands-on experience in the latest research being conducted in support of the future Soldier. Cadet Jesse Palmer, Class of 2019, is majoring in chemical engineering with a minor in Eurasian studies. Palmer collaborated...

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  • ARL South opens new cybersecurity center

    August 18, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 16, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory along with The University of Texas at El Paso commemorated the opening of a new cybersecurity center with its first community cybersecurity workshop for professionals held at the university Aug. 10. More than 20 people from 15 organizations attended. The Center for Cyber Analysis...

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  • Perconti assumes responsibilities of Army corporate lab in ceremony today

    August 10, 2017

    ADELPHI LABORATORY CENTER, Md. (August 10, 2017) -- Dr. Philip Perconti assumed responsibilities of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory today during a ceremony at the Adelphi Laboratory Center auditorium. He was officially named the fifth director of the Army's corporate laboratory in June. Maj. Gen. Cedric T. Wins, commander of the Research, Development and Engineering...

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  • Army acquires new test dummies for vehicle safety

    August 09, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Aug. 9, 2017) -- Keeping Soldiers safe is a top priority for vehicle engineers. Army researchers partnered with industry and academia to develop the next generation crash test dummy. Together they designed a new device that will save lives. The standard device used for testing occupant safety was developed by the automotive...

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  • New study challenges long-accepted views on human-autonomy interaction

    August 09, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (August 8, 2017) -- A team of Army scientists and engineers have challenged long-held views in the area of human-autonomy interaction to change the way science involves people, especially in developing advanced technical systems that involve artificial intelligence and autonomy. As part of a research program initially funded in...

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  • Army scientist's research paper is the editor's pick

    August 09, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (Aug. 8, 2017) -- A recently-published paper by Army Research Laboratory Scientist, Dr. Fredrik Fatemi, is the editor's pick in the journal, Optics Letters. The paper, "Dynamics of trapped atoms around an optical nanofiber probed through polarimetry," appears in Opt. Lett. 42, 2283 (2017) and describes a method for measuring potential energy...

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Last Update / Reviewed: November 24, 2017