AFRL-led patches make ‘sense’ of sweat

https://www.facebook.com/GE/videos/1667584156643205/ It’s a sweaty project, but the sweat is worth the effort for scientists at the Air Force Research Laboratory working to better understand the...

Air Force looking to additive manufacturing to expand hypersonic flight capabilities

Courtesy photographA sample of additively manufactured silicon oxycarbide (SiOC) material is tested at Arnold Air Force Base. The testing was conducted as part...

Soldiers’ situational awareness improved using micro-displays, augmented reality

Army photograph by David VergunSgt. 1st Class Justin Nelson, in charge of Soldier testing at Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center's Night Vision...

New corrosion evaluation system makes “sense” for Air Force

Courtesy photographIn conjunction with Luna, Inc. and engineers at the Air Force Corrosion Prevention and Control Office, researchers at the Air Force Research...

New method gives AFRL first look at super cold carbon molecules

Air Force photograph by Staff Sgt. Ashley ClingermanDr. Willliam Lewis, AFRL Senior Research Chemist with the Turbine Engine Division, Aerospace Systems Directorate, configures...

AFRL partners with entrepreneurs to light the way for the warfighter

Air Force photograph by Holly JordanThe AFRL Materials and Manufacturing Directorate Technology Transfer office recently licensed in-house developed microencapsulated chemiluminescent materials to startup...

DARPA chief describes promising future technologies

DOD photograph by Jim GaramoneSteven H. Walker, center, the director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, speaks with a reporter after a...

Army researchers advance ‘Third Arm’ project to next testing phase

Army photograph by Joe LacdanArmy Research Lab engineer Dan Baechle demonstrates how to strap on the "Third Arm," a mechanical device designed to...

AFRL helps enable laser paint removal technology

University of Dayton Research Institute photograph by Dale JacksonThe newly-approved Robotic Laser Coating Removal System vaporizes paint in a self-contained process that significantly...

Environmentally-safe red glare rocket changes fireworks, Soldier technology

Army photograph by Dr. Jesse SabatiniU.S. and German researchers teamed to develop an environmentally-friendly red light flare. The formula is a lithium-based red-light-emitting...