Technology

Scientists in the Chemistry Division at the Naval Research Laboratory have developed a novel two-component siloxane-based non-skid coating for use on flight-decks and walk-ways of U.S. Navy ships. The new coating is more durable, color retentive, chemical resistant and cheaper …
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When an earthquake and tsunami devastated a nuclear power plant in Japan last year, repair workers could not get close to the overheating core. Deadly radiation kept people at bay, but robots showed they had the “right stuff.” Japanese officials …
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Scientists at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Electronics Science and Technology Division, dive into underwater photovoltaic research to develop high bandgap solar cells capable of producing sufficient power to operate electronic sensor systems at depths of 9 meters. Underwater autonomous …
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We all know the routine. You buy the battery pack of 150 thinking you’ll never need another battery ever again!  Then three months later you’re cursing the universe because your XBOX 360 remote needs two batteries and the only one …
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“Everyone knows there is a problem with passwords.  What I would like to do is I’d like to move us to a world where you sit down at a console, identify yourself, and you just start working.  The authentication happens …
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The Pentagon Channel presents Recon: Game Changer. Viewers get an inside look into the latest technology in Army Aviation, including the Apache Block III and manned-unmanned teaming.  To see the entire program in action, watch this video. Video provided by …
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U.S. Army soldiers give first-hand accounts of how the evolution of equipment, specifically body armor, has worked to save their lives and the lives of their soldiers.  To learn more about the advances of Army equipment, visit Program Executive Office …
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Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Electronics Science and Technology Division are working to help the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) reduce expeditionary energy supply needs and risks and increase the effectiveness of forward deployed forces. “One of the most …
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