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NRL_Takes_Part_In_Material Research Society2016_Fall_Meeting
November 28, 2016
Researchers from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory’s Materials Science and Component Technology Directorate will attend and present their work at the Materials Research Society (MRS) Nov. 27- Dec. 2, 2016.
TopTen_NRL_Peer Reviewed_Articles_All Time
November 23, 2016
Ever wonder what your fellow Naval Research Laboratory colleagues have been up to over the years?
NRL Technical Information Services
September 9, 2016
The Technical Information Services (TIS) Branch at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) receives the award in recognition of continued expert customer service and the production of professional, quality products and materials in support of the NRL mission.
Navy Structures
August 24, 2016
Primarily focused on monitoring the structural integrity of Navy assets, the technology may also have application on civilian aircraft, ships, and possibly bridges and buildings where continuous monitoring of critical components prone to fatigue and failure would prove beneficial.
John Schaub
July 25, 2016
Second director in the center’s 29 year history
Abell 2597
June 22, 2016
Recent theoretical models have predicted that black holes may grow through so-called cold, chaotic accretion, but unambiguous observational evidence of this form of accretion has been, until now, elusive.
June 14, 2016
Located 35 miles south of Washington, D.C., the Blossom Point Research Facility went into operation July 1956, becoming the first satellite tracking station in the United States.
June 8, 2016
The Electrolytic Cation Exchange Module (E-CEM), developed at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), provides the Navy the capability to produce the raw materials necessary to develop synthetic fuel stock at sea or in remote locations.
June 6, 2016
Scientists at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory demonstrate hyperthermal ion implantation (HyTII) as an effective means of substitutionally doping graphene, resulting in a low-defect film with a tunable bandstructure amenable to a variety of device platforms and applications.
May 10, 2016
Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) communities around the world are exploring ways in which different services can collaborate on naval missions. These communities envision UAS capabilities supporting joint warfighter missions over land, littoral and blue water regions.

Featured Stories
Dr. Janine Davidson speaks with Warren Schultz
December 2, 2016
UNSECNAV speaks with NRL employees during a visit to the facility on Nov. 9
Rear Adm. Mathias W. Winter and CAPT Bruington
November 16, 2016
Winter discussed the Navy’s top science and technology (S&T) priorities and shared his appreciation for NRL employee’s dedication and hard work during his visit Nov. 8.
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
November 8, 2016
Two interdisciplinary teams at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory have been awarded the 2016 Excellence in Technology Transfer Award — honoring innovation in technology transfer.
Dr. Bhakta_Rath_ADOR_NRL
November 4, 2016
Associate Director of Research at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) and head of NRL’s Materials Science and Component Technology Directorate, the American Society awards Rath the Medal for the Advancement of Research for Metals (ASM).
Dr. Meredith Hutchinson
November 4, 2016
There's an organization at the Naval Research Laboratory that assists women in the science and engineering fields in navigating the maze of challenges, opportunities and achievements in a field historically dominated by men.
October 26, 2016
Professors from the U.S. Naval Academy’s Best Practices in STEM Outreach program held a train-the-educator workshop at the Naval Research Lab, Wash., D.C., Oct. 18, 2016.
David_Crouse_NRL _ISIF
October 14, 2016
Dr. Crouse is recognized by the International Society of Information Fusion (ISIF) for contributions to the theory and promulgation of algorithms for multi-sensor multi-target tracking, estimation and data association.
Ms. Cherie Joyce
September 30, 2016
Executive Secretary to the Ocean and Atmospheric Science and Technology Directorate, at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), Ms. Joyce receives the award for outstanding performance and execution of extraordinary duties in support of the Directorate and the NRL mission.
Dr. Edward P. Gorzkowski III
August 19, 2016
Dr. Gorzkowsk receives the Young Professional Award for outstanding commitment, exceptional leadership, and sustained contributions, both in his service to the American Ceramic Society (ACerS), and the ceramics research community.
Dr. James Hansen
August 16, 2016
The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) has recently named Dr. James Hansen as superintendent of the laboratory's, California based, Marine Meteorology Division. Here we offer a brief Q&A session to get to know the new superintendent a little better, and gain insight on what NRL does at the Monterey facility.