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APL and the Intelligence Community Tackle Malware in the Age of AI

APL scientists are working with the intelligence community to develop fundamentally new methods to inspect artificial intelligence for Trojans — vulnerabilities that deep networks are exposed to during the AI training process.
28-Aug-2020 12:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Johns Hopkins APL Ranked No. 3 on Fast Company’s Best Workplaces for Innovators List

The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory secured the No. 3 spot on Fast Company’s 2020 Best Workplaces for Innovators list — marking the second consecutive year that APL appeared among businesses and organizations around the globe honored...
29-Jul-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins APL Flexes Rapid Prototyping Muscles, Impacts Navy

The story of how the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) turned a three-year air and missile defense prototyping plan into a working version in just 12 months is a tale of collaboration, innovation, and intelligent risk-taking.
17-Jul-2020 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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MESSENGER Data show How Spacecraft could end Neutron Lifetime Stalemate

Now, a team of researchers from the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland, and Durham University in England has provided a way that could end the decades-long stalemate. Using data from NASA's MErcury Surface, Space...
11-Jun-2020 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Johns Hopkins APL, NASA Upgrade Global Search and Rescue System

NASA may be best known for focusing on what’s beyond Earth’s atmosphere, but the agency also has another role — searching for human life on our home planet, especially when those lives are in danger. Staff members from the Air and Missile...
7-Jun-2020 10:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Johns Hopkins APL Delivers Prototype Defense Planning and Assessment Tool to USS Bunker Hill

Last summer, the captain of the USS Bunker Hill offered to test an APL air-defense tool if the Lab could provide a prototype before the ship deployed in six months. When the Bunker Hill left San Diego in January, the tool was onboard — and Lab...
5-May-2020 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Johns Hopkins APL-Developed Health Surveillance Tool Augments Nation’s COVID-19 Response

A public health electronic surveillance tool developed by the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland, is helping to fill gaps by tracking the COVID-19’s spread symptomatically.
30-Mar-2020 10:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Johns Hopkins APL Biologists Sequencing Genome of the Virus Causing COVID-19

Inside the molecular diagnostics laboratory at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore two biologists from the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) are working alongside them. Peter Thielen and Tom Mehoke, members of APL’s Research and...
23-Mar-2020 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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