By Army Research Laboratory Technical Assessment Board,Laboratory Assessments Board,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,National Research Council
This quantity is the newest in a sequence of biennial tests of the medical and technical caliber of the military learn Laboratory (ARL). the present document summarizes findings for the 2007-2008 interval, in which ninety five volunteer specialists in fields of technological know-how and engineering participated within the following actions: traveling ARL every year, receiving formal displays of technical paintings, reading amenities, undertaking technical discussions with ARL employees, and reviewing ARL technical fabrics.
the final caliber of ARL's technical employees and their paintings remains to be awesome, in addition to the relevance in their paintings to military wishes. ARL keeps to convey a transparent, passionate drawback for the tip consumer of its technology--the soldier within the box. whereas directorates have huge program-support missions, there's massive customer-support paintings around the directorates, which universally display mindfulness of the significance of transitioning know-how to aid quick and near-term military wishes. ARL employees additionally proceed to extend their involvement with the broader medical and engineering group.
This involvement contains tracking suitable advancements in other places, carrying out major collaborative paintings (including the Collaborative expertise Alliances), and sharing paintings via peer stories. usually, ARL is operating rather well inside a suitable study and improvement area of interest and has been demonstrating major accomplishments.
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