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Operating at the Speed of Thought

With a recent award from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, researchers from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, will develop a brain-machine interface that will enable the control of...
24-Jun-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Hopkins Researchers Release Tool to Enable Better Health Care

The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), in Laurel, Maryland, and Johns Hopkins Medicine have launched the Precision Medicine Analytics Platform (PMAP), a new data analytics tool that will facilitate big-data research across the JHU...
13-Jun-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Cool Tool Could Enable Quantum Computers to Tackle More Complex Applications

In a paper published in Nature Scientific Reports, APL researchers describe a way to manipulate the critical elements of a quantum computer and their control components that will be an important piece of scaling quantum computer systems to the...
25-Apr-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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How Can the U.S. Call Upon Its Strengths as It Looks Forward to an Uncertain Future?

“A Preface to Strategy: The Foundations of American National Security,” a new paper from the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory’s Senior Fellows, examines the nation’s core strengths and how they should shape new strategies.
12-Dec-2018 11:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

APL, Collaborators Launch World’s Largest Neuroscience Data Repository

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, collaborating with scientists from Johns Hopkins University and many other universities and research organizations
6-Dec-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Do Robot Swarms Work Like Brains?

New Johns Hopkins study explores navigation similarities between the mind and robot swarms
2-Oct-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Drafting Emergency Orders to Defend America’s Electric Grid

A new paper from Johns Hopkins APL Senior Fellow Dr. Paul Stockton examines how power companies can partner with the Department of Energy to defeat attacks on the U.S. electric system.
4-Sep-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Parker Solar Probe Launches on Historic Journey to Touch the Sun

Hours before the rise of the very star it will study, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe launched from Florida Sunday, Aug. 12, to begin its journey to the Sun
13-Aug-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has provided solutions to national security and scientific challenges with engineering, integration, research and development, and analysis for more than 70 years. APL is our nation’s largest University Affiliated Research Center, with approximately 5,000 staff members and 600 ongoing sponsored research projects. Our scientists, engineers and analysts serve as trusted advisors and technical experts to the government, ensuring the reliability of complex technologies that safeguard our nation’s security and advance the frontiers of space. We also maintain independent research and development programs that pioneer and explore emerging technologies and concepts to address future national priorities.


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