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  • Engineering society elects Army researcher as fellow

    June 15, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (June 14, 2017) -- A distinguished engineering society recognized an Army materials engineer for having made "noteworthy invention, discovery or advancements," specifically citing significant achievements in research and development. The American Society of Mechanical Engineers elected Dr. Mark Tschopp, a researcher with the U.S....

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  • Perconti named director of ARL

    June 09, 2017

    Today, the Department of the Army officially announced that Dr. Philip Perconti will be the fifth Director of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory. Since April 2016, Perconti had been serving ARL as its acting director when Dr. Thomas Russell was reassigned to the position of Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Research and Technology. ARL consists...

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  • Army lab earns environmental honors

    June 02, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (June 1, 2017) -- Army researchers are leading the way to a safer and healthier environment by offering alternatives to toxic compounds used in coating Army ground vehicles, support equipment and aviation and missile systems. Officials honored a team of researchers from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory in a ceremony May 22. The...

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  • Military Invention Day highlights innovation

    June 02, 2017

    WASHINGTON (June 2, 2017) -- Visitors learned about game-changing inventions and innovative technologies during Military Invention Day at the Smithsonian Museum of American History May 20. Invention Day brought together a broad and diverse spectrum of groundbreaking technologies, which originated from military science and technology research efforts and may...

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  • Army Research Office "Races for the Cure" for one of their own

    June 01, 2017

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. (May 6, 2017) -- On a cool, overcast Saturday morning, a large group of staff from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office, joined again by many dedicated family members, gathered outside ARO's offices, The Frontier, to participate in the annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure – Triangle to the Coast. The...

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  • Army showcases latest technologies at 2017 DOD Lab Day

    May 25, 2017

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 24, 2017) -- Scientists and engineers from research laboratories across the Department of Defense gathered at the Pentagon on May 18 to showcase their innovative technologies at the second DOD Lab Day. The event was created as an opportunity for the science and technology communities to highlight and display the groundbreaking work developed...

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  • Army researchers to carry out cutting-edge, collaborative projects thanks to prestigious award

    May 23, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (May 23, 2017) -- Two U.S. Army Research Laboratory employees have been selected as winners of the Laboratory University Collaboration Initiative. Dr. Lance Kaplan and Dr. Cameron Good were chosen along with eight other researchers from across the Department of Defense and will receive $600,000 over a three-year period to conduct a basic research...

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  • Supercomputers save lives, money for Army

    May 23, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 23, 2017)  In the past few weeks, computer scientists and technicians unboxed and installed two powerful new supercomputers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory. The upgrades at the ARL DOD Supercomputing Resource Center are part of a modernization program to bring new capabilities to researchers. These massive room-size...

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  • Army researchers: Study links how people form relationships

    May 10, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 8, 2017) -- There's a pretty good chance that you work with someone in your department, or even on your team, who despises team lunches and happy hours based on the social strain of where to sit or what to say. And there's a good chance this dislike stemmed from a previous event that left them feeling rejected. Researchers...

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  • Laboratory families celebrate science, technology

    May 03, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (April 27, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory hosted hundreds of children at its facilities in Maryland and New Mexico during the national Bring Your Child to Work Day. At its Adelphi Laboratory Center, ARL family members also joined the celebration for the laboratory's Open Campus Family Day. Officials designed a fun-filled day to...

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  • Soldiers see battlefield clearly with advanced imaging systems

    May 02, 2017

    On the military battlefield, atmospheric turbulence significantly deteriorates the performance of tactical and long-range imaging systems used for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. In addition, it creates difficulties for target acquisition, identification and recognition. Traditionally, turbulence mitigation methods are applied to...

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  • System invented by Army researchers reclaims unrepairable parts, saves money

    May 01, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 1, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory and the South Dakota School of Mines through a joint ownership agreement commercialized a system to reclaim unserviceable parts and reduce the amount of maintenance required by military and commercial sectors. VRC Metal Systems, a start-up company from SDSM, manufactures the cold...

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Last Update / Reviewed: November 25, 2017