Accession Number:

ADA510796

Title:

Naval Research Laboratory Overview

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The Naval Research Laboratorys NRL mission is to conduct a broadly based multidisciplinary program of scientific research and advanced technological development directed toward maritime applications of new and improved materials, techniques, equipment, systems and ocean, atmospheric, and space sciences and related technologies perform primary in-house research for the physical, engineering, space, and environmental sciences conduct a broadly based applied research and advanced technology development program in response to identified and anticipated Navy and Marine Corps needs provide broad multidisciplinary support to the Naval Warfare Centers provide space and space systems technology development and support and serve as the Navys corporate laboratory. NRLs primary research thrusts are Sensors, Electronics, and Electronic Warfare MaterialsProcesses Marine Atmosphere and Ocean Environments Undersea Warfare Information Systems Technology Space Platforms and Technology Transfer. The briefing charts also describe the establishment of NRL, the laboratorys organizational structure, laboratory locations, District of Columbia field sites, key capabilities of remote sites, Scientific Development Squadron ONE VXS-1, financial sponsors, science and technology base program, educational and technical background of NRLs scientists and engineers, NRL as one of the top 10 U.S. science institutions, and NRLs high value to the Navy. The final chart is a chronology of NRL accomplishments.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE