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Johns Hopkins APL Researchers Develop Advanced Material for Efficient Thermal Management

Researchers at Johns Hopkins APL made a breakthrough in developing a smart material that changes its behavior based on temperature.
15-Nov-2023 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Johns Hopkins APL’s Camera Reveals Surprise for NASA’s Lucy Mission in First Asteroid Encounter

NASA's Lucy mission discovers a binary asteroid, Dinkinesh, with a small satellite
15-Nov-2023 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins APL Creates Autonomy Safety Net for AFWERX Autonomy Prime Program

APL is equipping AFWERX — a technology directorate of the Air Force Research Laboratory and the innovation arm of the Department of the Air Force — with capabilities to quickly and safely test autonomous vehicles in complex, interactive...
15-Aug-2023 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins APL Restores Cold Sensation in Amputees’ Phantom Limbs

Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) researchers have developed one of the world’s smallest, most intense and fastest refrigeration devices, the wearable thin-film thermoelectric cooler (TFTEC), and teamed with neuroscientists to help...
1-Aug-2023 12:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Medics and Machines: Developing Robotic Technologies to Provide Assured Care in the Field

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, are exploring how emerging capabilities in artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR) and robotics might support collaborative intervention by teams of...
1-Aug-2023 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Johns Hopkins APL Releases First-Ever Global Estimates for Road Transportation Greenhouse Emissions Leveraging Artificial Intelligence and Satellite Images

APL scientists have leveraged the global coverage of satellite imagery and the strengths of machine learning to create the first automated approach for estimating greenhouse gas emissions from the road transportation sector.
10-Nov-2022 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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The Human Touch: Johns Hopkins APL Engineers Develop Tech Usability Standards

A new technology’s value depends on whether people can actually use it. APL engineers played key roles in developing a Human Readiness Level scale, designed to indicate a system’s readiness for use by humans.
19-Jul-2022 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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APL-Led Study Culminates in Development of Long Range Discrimination Radar

Years of JHU-APL engineering and technical leadership for the Missile Defense Agency Ground Sensors Directorate culminated last December as Lockheed Martin built and installed the multi-mission Long Range Discrimination Radar at Clear Space Force...
16-Jun-2022 3:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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