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  • Army scientists improve human-agent teaming by making AI agents more transparent

    January 11, 2018

    ORLANDO, Fla. (Jan. 10, 2018) – U.S. Army Research Laboratory scientists developed ways to improve collaboration between humans and artificially intelligent agents in two projects recently completed for the Autonomy Research Pilot Initiative supported by the Office of Secretary of Defense. They did so by enhancing the agent transparency, which refers...

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  • Army researcher wins competition

    January 10, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (Jan. 10, 2018) -- An Army researcher from the U.S. Army Research laboratory recently received first place in the three-minute thesis competition at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Global Signal and Information Processing conference. Jeffrey Pawlick, an ARL journeyman fellow, accepted the award last month in Montreal, Quebec,...

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  • Environmentally-safe red glare rocket changes fireworks, Soldier technology

    January 03, 2018

    ADELPHI, Md. (January 3, 2018) – Researchers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany have developed an environmentally-friendly red light flare popular in fireworks displays and among Soldiers who use them in training and battlefield operations as signaling devices. The formula is a lithium-based...

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  • DOD recognizes Army scientist

    January 03, 2018

    A scientist at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory was recently selected as the 2017 fourth quarter Department of Defense Laboratory Scientist of the Quarter. Dr. Ronald Polcawich, of ARL's Micro and Nano Devices Branch was recognized for his distinguished accomplishments in the piezoelectric microelectromechanical or PiezoMEMS field of systems. PiezoMEMS...

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  • Army Research Laboratory partners with Marines on 3-D printed drones

    December 19, 2017

    ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Dec. 19, 2017) -- Army researchers are working with the Marines to develop 3-D printed drones as materials science, aviation technology and software development merge to deliver new capabilities. "Several years ago when we were collaborating with our academic partner, Georgia Tech, we had this project where we were focusing on...

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  • Army engineer heads workshop on neuro-inspired computing

    December 13, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (Dec. 13, 2017) -- A U.S. Army Research Laboratory engineer recently spearheaded a workshop, "Neuro-Inspired Computing Using Nanoelectronic Devices" in collaboration with researchers from the University of California, San Diego and Arizona State University. "Workshops like this are important to define a path forward for the research and development...

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  • Army lab's laser forming origami is a game changer for Soldiers, developing countries

    December 08, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (Dec. 6, 2017) -- What do the ancient Japanese art of origami and laser cutting have in common? For the U.S. Army, it could mean the saving of Soldiers' lives on the battlefield. Researchers Dr. Nathan Lazarus and Gabriel Smith at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have demonstrated for the first time the creation of complex 3-D parts directly...

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  • Army research finds new insights on false information propagation

    December 07, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (Dec. 6, 2017) – Research led by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Dr. Jin-Hee Cho was highlighted in a paper that won the GLOBECOM 2017 Best Paper Award in the Selected Areas in the Communications symposium track in Singapore this week. The IEEE is the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers is a professional association fostering...

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  • Army researcher earns best paper award at internet conference

    December 06, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (Dec. 6, 2017) – A paper co-written by a U.S. Army Research Laboratory researcher gained recognition at a conference in Thailand. Dr. Kevin Chan received the best paper award at the Association for Computing and Machinery Asian Internet Engineering Conference 2017 in November in Bangkok. Bongjun Ko, of IBM Corporation; Lixia Zhang and...

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  • Army lab greening course exposes researchers to Soldier battlefield devices and responsibilities

    December 01, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (Dec. 1, 2017) -- The U.S. Army Research Laboratory recently held a mini greening course that gave the lab's technical staff a unique and unfettered glimpse into the multifaceted operational tasks our Warfighters experience on a daily basis in deployed areas. The course, held at ARL headquarters in Adelphi, Maryland, and hosted by ARL's Sensors...

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  • Army researchers seek better batteries

    November 30, 2017

    ADELPHI, Md. (Nov 29, 2017) – A team of Army scientists working on more efficient batteries recently published new findings in a peer-reviewed publication from the American Chemical Society. In an invited paper published in the special issue of the Accounts of Chemical Research, Dr. Oleg Borodin, along with collaborators Drs. Arthur von Wald Cresce,...

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  • Quantum Information Science – A Discovery ERA Exemplar

    November 22, 2017

    Quantum Information Science (QIS) sits at the intersections of quantum, material, computer, information, and engineering sciences, and is emerging as a field with the potential to revolutionize multiple technologies for the Army, DoD, and the broader population as a whole. At a fundamental level, QIS seeks to exploit the unique properties of nature which quantum...

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Last Update / Reviewed: September 19, 2018