Army Research Laboratory
The U.S. Army Research Laboratory engages in scientific research and technology development in neuroergonomics, energetic materials and propulsion, individual warfighter protection, energy science, electronics technologies, network sciences, virtual interfaces and synthetic environments, and autonomous systems.
Where-you-are-standing weather app
Real-time, high-resolution atmospheric measurements integrated with local data generates an improved weather forecast for the user's exact location
Non-contact electric field sensing device
Integrates magnetic and electric field sensor measurements on any 1, 2, or 3 phase power cable
3-D printed preforms thermally drawn into fibers and...
Creates parts with high mechanical and functional properties, as well as reduced surface roughness that also maintain geometric accuracy
Non-destructive inspection of composite materials
Testing carbon fiber reinforced material for damage, wear, and useful life
Alcohols to alkenes
Catalytic oxidation of 4-carbon alcohols to produce 4-carbon olefins with yields greater than 90 percent
Single-wall carbon nanotube (SWCNT) diodes
Developed for ultra-low power electronics this technology can help bring the component size down to the nanoscale level
Catalyst for the conversion of sulfur containing fuels...
Technology enables on-site production of hydrogen for powering fuel cells and other energy systems
Long wavelength infrared imaging for advanced facial recognition
System creates a 3-D model from thermal images on a pixel-by-pixel basis
OS friendly microprocessor architecture
Improved high-performance design, better OS efficiency, enhanced security, and reduced power consumption with hardware structures
Microprocessor design for secure, high-assurance, safety-critical computing
Hardware-level computer security utilizing a hierarchy of access layers substantially raise the difficulty level to hack a computer system
Variable pitch turbine blades
Tunable blade mechanism maintains high aerodynamic performance and optimal thermal design for gas turbine engines operating under partial-load conditions