Naval Research Laboratory
The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory operates as the Navy’s full-spectrum corporate laboratory, conducting a broadly based multidisciplinary program of scientific research and advanced technological development directed toward maritime applications of new and improved materials, techniques, equipment, systems and ocean, atmospheric, and space sciences and related technologies.
Recovering heavy metals and rare earth elements from...
Zero waste generating process - no acid contaminated water is produced
Plasma-based method for microtitre plate functionalization
This three-step process employs both dry and wet chemical processing of microtitre plates to yield a customized, multi-site covalent bioimmobilization platform for biomedical and...
Tunable nanoantennas with no moving parts for sensing,...
Actively tunable polar-dielectric optical devices exhibiting surface phonon polaritons (SPhPs)
Optimal image reconstruction from a diverse set of...
Better solutions to inverse problems in imaging applications
Diagnosing brain conditions by combining imaging modalities and...
Non-invasive process to evaluate neural pathways also has application in the analysis of muscle
Volume control of atmospheric plasma jets
Increases the treatment area of atmospheric pressure plasma jets without the use of additional power supplies, driving circuitry, or physical confinement
Ultra-low power solid state device for determining light...
Very inexpensive device applicable for determining the amount of sunlight on your garden or for the positioning of a billion-dollar solar power facility
Fluidized bed detector (FBD) for continuous ultra-sensitive detection...
Reagent-less system for monitoring air, water, food, and agricultural areas provides immediate results
Determining seafloor density
Improves porosity estimates for the purposes of more informed physical models, for positioning underwater structures or improving sonar measurements
Nanometer scale 3-D printing
Sheathed flow process prints complex geometries using a wide array of material
Skin model incorporating a functional vasculature
Accurately represents the conditions of normal skin