Latest Air Force Research Laboratory Stories

2010-03-31 16:35:00

Noted Air Force Office of Scientific Research-funded researcher, Dr. Graciela Chichilnisky is pioneering a new approach for measuring, anticipating and managing catastrophic risks, sometimes called "Black Swans" or natural catastrophes like hurricanes, tornadoes, tsunamis and floods that may possibly enhance the Air Force's capabilities of preparing for disasters.

2010-03-09 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

2010-03-04 07:59:28

Mini-thrusters or miniature, electric propulsion systems are being developed, which could make it easier for the Air Force's small satellites, including the latest CubeSats, to perform space maneuvers and undertake formidable tasks like searching for planets beyond our solar system.

2010-03-03 09:08:01

Dr. Lalana Kagal and fellow researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are developing a standard policy language to achieve flexible and dynamic Web security when information is shared between agencies, countries and organizations.

2010-02-03 15:07:00

EXTON, Pa., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI), producer of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software for integrated analysis of space, defense and intelligence assets, and its business partner Advanced Solutions, Inc.

2010-01-11 17:02:59

Researchers at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln have addressed the issue of faulty software by developing an algorithm and open source tool that is 300 times faster at generating tests and also reduces current software testing time.

2010-01-08 12:17:00

HAMPTON, Va., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Planes that are quieter, less polluting and more fuel-efficient - talk about flying the friendly skies. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) On Tuesday, Jan.

2009-12-11 14:00:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force X-51A WaveRider vehicle yesterday successfully made its first captive carry flight under the wing of a B-52 carry aircraft at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.

2009-12-08 09:30:20

Air Force Office of Scientific Research and National Science Foundation-funded professor, Dr Xiang Zhang has demonstrated at the University of California, Berkeley the world's smallest semiconductor laser, which may have applications to the Air Force in communications, computing and bio-hazard detection.

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