Labs

There are 81 labs in the U.S.
Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base
About the Lab: 
The missions of Kirtland AFB fall into four major categories: research, development and testing; readiness and training; munitions maintenance; and support to base operations for more than 100 associate units.
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Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome
About the Lab: 
The mission of AFRL, Rome is to explore, prototype and demonstrate high-impact, game changing technologies that enable the Air Force and Nation to maintain its superior technical advantage.
 
Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB
About the Lab: 
The Air Force Research Laboratory's mission is leading the discovery, development, and integration of affordable technologies for our air, space, and cyberspace force.
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AMRDEC HQ Redstone Arsenal
About the Lab: 
Five distinctive mission sets are executed on Redstone Arsenal: logistics services, including materiel management, acquisition, contracting, and full life-cycle sustainment; space operations and missile defense to support the nation's exploration and defense...
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AMRDEC: Aeroflightdynamics Directorate
About the Lab: 
The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center (AMRDEC) is the Army’s focal point for providing research, development, and engineering technology and services for aviation and missile platforms across the life cycle. As a...
 
AMRDEC: Aviation Applied Technology Directorate
About the Lab: 
As a research directorate under the Aviation Development Directorate, the Aviation Applied Technology Directorate (AATD) develops, matures, demonstrates and transitions critical technologies and products through technology programs and customer support that...
 
AMRDEC: Aviation Applied Technology Directorate (AATD)
About the Lab: 
As a research directorate under the Aviation Development Directorate, AATD develops, matures, demonstrates and transitions critical technologies and products through technology programs and customer support that modernize, maintain and sustain Army Aviation...
 
AMRDEC: Aviation Engineering Directorate
About the Lab: 
The Aviation Engineering Directorate (AED) delivers responsive airworthiness solutions throughout the system life cycle, and sustains the leadership and engineering expertise necessary to provide valued products to aviation customers. The AED serves as the...
 
ARDEC, Picatinny Arsenal
About the Lab: 
ARDEC's mission is to research, develop and engineer systems solutions to arm those who defend the nation against all current and future threats, both at home and abroad.
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ARDEC: Firing Tables and Ballistics Division
About the Lab: 
The ARDEC Firing Tables and Ballistics Division (FTaB) is responsible for ballistic characterization of munitions and the development of aiming data and ballistic fire control information for all unguided and certain guided combat weapon systems in the US...
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ARDEC: Rock Island Arsenal
About the Lab: 
ARDEC: Rock Island Arsenal's mission is to integrate and deliver base support to enable readiness for a globally-responsive Army. Our vision: an innovative, professional workforce providing sustainable facilities and efficient, effective services and support...
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ARDEC: Watervliet Arsenal
About the Lab: 
The co-location of Arsenal Manufacturing and Benét Labs offers military or civilian business entities a one-stop shop for research, design, prototype development, and full-service manufacturing support. Our mission is to deliver readiness and flexibility as a...
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ARI: Fort Polk Joint Readiness and Training Center
About the Lab: 
Our mission is to provide installation support for power projection, combat readiness and mission execution for all tenant units as well as JRTC rotational units; provide quality services and facilities, all the while optimizing our resources, sustaining our...
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ARI: APG Research Element
About the Lab: 
Workers at APG are responsible for numerous technical achievements in military intelligence, medical research, engineering and computer technology. The installation provides facilities to perform research, development, testing and evaluation of Army materiel...
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ARI: Fort Bragg
About the Lab: 
Fort Bragg equips, trains, rapidly deploys, and sustains full spectrum forces supporting combatant commanders from a community of excellence where Soldiers, families and civilians thrive. Fort Bragg is postured to respond globally with world-class forces from...
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ARI: Fort Jackson
About the Lab: 
Fort Jackson, as the U.S. Army’s main production center for Basic Combat Training, trains 50 percent of the Army’s Basic Combat Training load and 60 percent of the women entering the Army each year. Providing the Army with trained, disciplined, motivated and...
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ARI: Orlando
About the Lab: 
Holding steadfast to their single goal of improving human performance through simulation, Team Orlando is a unique collaborative alliance formed by U.S. leading military modeling simulation training commands, and supplemented, supported and augmented by...
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ARL Vehicle Technology Directorate (VTD) at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
About the Lab: 
The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Vehicle Technology Directorate (VTD) is the principal U.S. Army organization responsible for the pursuit of mobility-related science and technologies leading to advanced capabilities and improved reliability for Army air...
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ARL Vehicle Technology Directorate (VTD) at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
About the Lab: 
The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Vehicle Technology Directorate (VTD) is the principal U.S. Army organization responsible for the pursuit of mobility-related science and technologies leading to advanced capabilities and improved reliability for Army air...
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Army Garrison Rock Island Arsenal
About the Lab: 
Army Garrison Rock Island Arsenal integrates and delivers base support to enable readiness for a globally-responsive Army.
 
Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences
About the Lab: 
Fort Hood is now the largest active duty armored post in the U.S. Armed Forces. There are nearly 40,000 Soldiers who work on Fort Hood. The Soldiers of Fort Hood are infantrymen, cavalrymen, and tankers. They are engineers, mechanics and health care...
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Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground
About the Lab: 
Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) is responsible for numerous technical achievements in military intelligence, medical research, engineering and computer technology.
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Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi
About the Lab: 
The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) of the U.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) is the Army's corporate, or central, laboratory. Its diverse assortment of unique facilities and dedicated workforce of government and private...
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Army Research Office (ARO) part of Research Triangle Park (RTP)
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The U.S. Army Research Laboratory's Army Research Office (ARO) mission is to serve as the Army's principal extramural basic research agency in the engineering, physical, information and life sciences; developing and exploiting innovative advances to insure...
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Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center - Andros, Bahamas
About the Lab: 
As the Navy's primary full-scale acoustic measurement facility in the Atlantic, the South TOTO Acoustic Measurement Facility (STAFAC) provides the capability to perform RDT&E evaluations to determine the sources of radiated acoustic noise, to assess...
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Combatant Craft Division
About the Lab: 
The Combatant Craft Division (CCD) employs more than 150 naval architects, engineers, technicians, logisticians and support personnel working in a synergistic Integrated Product Team Environment providing the core of U.S. Government high performance boats/...
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Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District
About the Lab: 
The U. S. Army Engineer District, Kansas City, plans, manages and executes civil works, military, environmental, and emergency response programs within assigned areas of responsibility to support the nation's military and engineering needs.
 
Corps of Engineers, Little Rock District
About the Lab: 
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Little Rock District has unmatched experience as a planning, design and construction agency.
 
ECBC: Pine Bluff Arsenal
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ECBC: Pine Bluff Arsenal provides America's Joint Warfighter with specialized Ammunitions, Smoke, and Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Defense capabilities through expert manufacturing, storage and logistics.
 
ECBC: Rock Island Arsenal
About the Lab: 
ECBC: Rock Island Arsenal's mission is to integrate and deliver base support to enable readiness for a globally-responsive Army. ECBC: Rock Island Arsenal's visions is to provide an innovative, professional workforce providing sustainable facilities and...
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Edgewood Chemical Biological Center
About the Lab: 
ECBC has a unique role in technology development that cannot be duplicated by private industry or research universities. It fosters research, development, testing, and application of technologies for protecting warfighters, first responders and the nation...
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Eglin Air Force Base
About the Lab: 
Eglin is an Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) base serving as the focal point for all Air Force armaments. Eglin is responsible for the development, acquisition, testing, deployment, and sustainment of all air-delivered non-nuclear weapons. The base plans,...
 
Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg
About the Lab: 
The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) helps solve our nation’s most challenging problems in civil and military engineering, geospatial sciences, water resources, and environmental sciences for the Army, Department of Defense, civilian...
 
Fort Belvoir
About the Lab: 
Fort Belvoir's military mission is global. As a strategic sustaining base for America's Army the work we do is vital to the success of the goals and objectives of the nation's defense strategy. Fort Belvoir has changed in many ways over the past several years...
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Fort Benning Research Unit
About the Lab: 
We provide technical expertise and research support to the Maneuver Center of Excellence, the Aviation Center of Excellence, and to the Army as a whole. Our research addresses a myriad of training, leader development, and Soldier support issues, particularly...
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Ft. Rucker
About the Lab: 
USAACE/Ft. Rucker trains, educates, and develops agile and adaptive Army Aviation professionals, manages the Aviation Enterprise, and integrates indispensable Aviation capabilities and requirements across the warfighting functions. USAACE delivers Army...
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Hill Air Force Base
About the Lab: 
Hill Air Force Base supports many organizations, the largest being the Ogden Air Logistics Complex (OO-ALC), which provides logistics, support, maintenance and distribution for the nation's premier fighter aircraft: the F-35 Lightning II, F-22 Raptor, F-16...
 
Lackland Air Force Base
About the Lab: 
Lackland Air Force Base has 49 installation support functions to include security forces, civil engineering, manpower, personnel, services, morale/welfare/recreation, comptroller, communications, legal, equal opportunity, public affairs, chapel, logistics,...
 
Large Cavitation Channel
About the Lab: 
The Large Cavitation Channel (LCC) is one of the world's largest and most technically advanced high-speed, variable-pressure water tunnel facilities. It is capable of testing all types of ship and submarine propellers and propeller-hull interactions with...
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McAlester Detachment
About the Lab: 
The McAlester Detachment's mission is to provide timely delivery of quality products and services to the Joint Force and partners in support of our nation's security and defense interests. McAlester Army Ammunition Plant will remain the Department of Defense'...
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Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center
About the Lab: 
U.S. Army Natick Soldier Systems Center's (NSSC) mission is one team advancing innovative technology for today and tomorrow. NSSC's objectives are to develop new technology, invest in the continuous development and provide quality of life for our workforce,...
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Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Patuxent River
About the Lab: 
The Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Patuxent River team supports research and development, engineering, test and evaluation of all Navy and Marine Corps air vehicle systems and trainers. NAWCAD manages test ranges, test facilities, laboratories...
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Naval Air Warfare Center, Training Systems Division, Orlando
About the Lab: 
Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) is the Navy's source for a full range of innovative products and services that provide complete training solutions. This includes requirements analysis, design, development and full life cycle...
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Naval Air Warfare Center, Weapons Division, China Lake
About the Lab: 
The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division (NAWCWD) is an organization within the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) dedicated to maintaining a center of excellence in weapons development for the Department of the Navy (DoN). NAWCWD has two locations in...
 
Naval Research Laboratory
About the Lab: 
The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory provides the advanced scientific capabilities required to bolster our country’s position of global naval leadership. Here, in an environment where the nation’s best scientists and engineers are inspired to pursue their...
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Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center
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NRL-SSC serves as the lead Navy laboratory for research in ocean and atmospheric sciences with special strengths in physical oceanography, marine geosciences, ocean acoustics, marine meteorology, and remote oceanic and atmospheric sensing. The cutting-edge...
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division provides cradle-to-grave support for its technical products over an enormous range of scientific areas related to surface and undersea platforms. The Division addresses the full spectrum of applied maritime...
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division conducts basic research in all systems-related areas and pursues scientific disciplines including physics, mathematics, laser and computer technology, software, mechanical, electrical and systems engineering,...
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Division
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Division focuses on the research, development, test, evaluation and in-service support of energetics and energetic systems as well as works to provide Soldiers, Marines, Sailors, and Airmen worldwide with the...
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City Division
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The Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division is one of the major research, development, test and evaluation laboratories of the U.S. Navy and boasts a wide base of expertise in engineering and scientific disciplines.
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division
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Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division (NSWCPD) provides the Navy's primary technical expertise and facilities for both naval machinery research and development and naval machinery lifecycle engineering. NSWCPD is responsible for the machinery...
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Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Keyport Division
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NUWC Division, Keyport is one of two divisions of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) providing Fleet readiness support for submarines, torpedoes, land attack systems and Fleet training systems. The mission of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division,...
 
Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Newport Division
About the Lab: 
NUWC Division Newport provides the technical foundation that enables the conceptualization, research, development, fielding, modernization, and maintenance of systems that ensure our Navy's undersea superiority. NUWC Division Newport is responsible, cradle to...
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Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach, Detachment Norco
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Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach and its detachments provide shore-based infrastructure support to the Navy’s ordnance mission and other fleet and fleet support activities. Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach and its detachments will be the CNIC model for shore-...
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NRL Marine Meteorology Division Monterey
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The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Marine Meteorology Division Monterey (NRL-MRY) provides the advanced scientific capabilities required to bolster our country’s position of global naval leadership. Here, in an environment where the nation’s best scientists...
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NRL: Scientific Development Squadron ONE
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Located at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station in Lexington Park, Maryland, NRL Scientific Development Squadron ONE (VXS-1) operates and maintains two uniquely modified NP-3C Orion aircraft, one RC-12, the Navy's only airship, the MZ-3A, and numerous...
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NSWC Carderock Division: Detachment Puget Sound
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NSWC Carderock Division: Detachment Puget Sound is the U.S. Navy's state-of-the-art research, engineering, modeling and test center for ships and ship systems. It is the largest, most comprehensive establishment of its kind in the world, serving a dual role...
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NSWC Crane Division
About the Lab: 
NSWC Crane Division provides technical engineering solutions and total lifecycle leadership for many of the systems that protect and enable the Warfighter. Every decision we make, technology we create or business relationship we foster is performed with the...
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NSWCCD Acoustic Research Detachment
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The NSWCCD Acoustic Research Detachment (ARD) is located on Lake Pend Oreille, which is Idaho’s largest, deepest (1,150 feet), and quietest body of water providing an ideal environment for acoustic testing without the attendant problems and costs of open...
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NWS Earle Detachment
About the Lab: 
In support of our Carrier Strike Group ordnance mission, NWS Earle Detachment is the operational support base for four Military Sealift Command combat logistics ships: USNS ARCTIC (T-AOE-8), USNS ROBERT E. PEARY (T-AKE-5), USNS WILLIAM MCLEAN (T-AKE-12), and...
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NWS Yorktown Detachment
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Naval Weapons Station (NWS) Yorktown Detachment hosts 37 tenant commands which include the Navy Munitions Command Atlantic, the Naval Ophthalmic Support and Training Activity, the Marine Corps Security Force Regiment, Fleet Industrial Supply Center, Navy...
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Peterson Air Force Base
About the Lab: 
The 21st Space Wing is headquartered at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., and is the Air Force's only organization providing missile warning and space control to unified commanders and combat forces worldwide.
 
Robins Air Force Base
About the Lab: 
Robins Air Force Base is the home of Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex, the 78th Air Base Wing, and more than 60 other units that make up a vital part of the Air Force warfighting team. It is the largest industrial complex in Georgia, employing a workforce...
 
South Florida Ocean Measurement Facility
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The Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division’s South Florida Ocean Measurement Facility (SFOMF) is located on the south side of Port Everglades inlet in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This site has housed an active, continuously operating Navy range for...
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South TOTO Acoustic Measurement Facility
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The South TOTO Acoustic Measurement Facility (STAFAC) and Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center (AUTEC) provides instrumented operational areas in a real world environment to satisfy research, development, test and evaluation requirements and...
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Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Charleston
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Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic meet our nation's demands for uninterrupted vigilance, fail-safe cybersecurity, adaptive response and engineering excellence by delivering secure, integrated and innovative solutions to many naval, joint and...
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Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific Hawaii
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Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) provides the Navy with research, development, delivery and support of integrated command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR), cyber and space...
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Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific San Diego
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Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) provides the Navy with research, development, delivery and support of integrated command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR), cyber and space...
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TARDEC National Automotive Center
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The TARDEC National Automotive Center's federal mission is to maintain well-trained, well-equipped units available for prompt mobilization during war and provide assistance during national emergencies (such as natural disasters or civil disturbances). Under...
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The Institute of Soldier Nanotechnologies (ISN) at MIT
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The Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies is a team of MIT, Army and industry partners working together to discover and field technologies that dramatically advance Soldier protection and survivability capabilities. Team members collaborate on basic research...
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The Southwest Research Institute
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The Southwest Research Institute is a research and development problem solvers providing independent, premier services to government and industry clients. Our multidisciplinary nature allows us to rapidly assemble diverse teams to tackle problems from...
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U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center
About the Lab: 
The Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center develops, integrates and sustains technology solutions for all manned and unmanned Department of Defense (DoD) ground systems and combat support systems to improve current force...
 
United States Naval Academy
About the Lab: 
The USNA STEM Center is focused on addressing an urgent national need for more young people to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. USNA faculty and midshipmen provide STEM outreach to local and national communities to engage...
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US Army Institute of Surgical Research
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US Army Institute of Surgical Research's (USAISR) mission is to provide combat casualty care medical solutions and products for wounded warriors, from self-aid through definitive care across the full spectrum of military operations; provide state-of-the-art...
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US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine
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The US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine (USARIEM) team is engaged in essential medical research focused on optimizing servicemen and women's health and performance during training and on the battlefield. USARIEM conducts this mission with...
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US Army TARDEC Petroleum Laboratory
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The US Army TARDEC Petroleum Laboratory Petroleum Center of Excellence leads, advises, and supports all aspects of the Army petroleum community. Our mission is to serve as the Service Control Point (SCP) to support Army strategic, operational, tactical and...
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USAMRICD: Fort Detrick Site
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Since 1969, USAMRIID Fort Detrick Site has served as the Department of Defense's lead laboratory for medical biological defense research. While our core mission is to protect the warfighter from biological threats, we also investigate disease outbreaks and...
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Virginia Beach Detachment
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The Virginia Beach Detachment was established to support the Port Hueneme Division’s mission to provide test and evaluation, in-service engineering, and integrated logistics support for surveillance radar systems, system interface and radar design improvement...
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Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
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Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) aims to conduct biomedical research that is responsive to Department of Defense and US Army requirements and delivers life saving products including knowledge, technology and medical material that sustain combat...
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West Palm Beach Detachment
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NUWC West Palm Beach Detachment provides the technical foundation that enables the conceptualization, research, development, fielding, modernization, and maintenance of systems that ensure our Navy's undersea superiority. NUWC West Palm Beach Detachment is...
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White Sands Detachment
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The mission of the White Sands Detachment includes land-based testing of naval weapon systems missiles and gun munitions and launch operations for sub-orbital space systems and research rockets. This mission includes live-fire test and evaluation of Navy...
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