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A Report on Army Science Planning and Strategy 2016

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Technical Report,01 Sep 2016,31 Dec 2016

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US Army Research Laboratory Adelphi United States

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Under the direction of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology ASAALT, the US Army Research Laboratory ARL hosted a series of meetings in fall 2016 to develop a strategic vision for Army Science. Meeting topics were vetted through the ARL Director and approved by the ASAALT. Their selection was based on their potential to dramatically impact military capabilities in the long term. This report is a summary of those meetings and their outcomes. The following 6 topic areas were selected Human-Agent Teaming, Neural-Inspired Artificial Intelligence, Distributed Information Processing and Data Analytics, Materials for Sustainable and Mission Flexible Intelligent Systems, Bioenabled Materials Synthesis and Assembly, and Towards a Science of Complexity.

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  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Cybernetics
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

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