GA-EMS to develop US Navy LDUUV motor

The US Office of Naval Research has awarded General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems a contract to design and ...

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US Marines unmanned helicopter aces final flight demo

The US Marine Corps’ unmanned helicopter has completed a successful final flight demonstration at Marine ...

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The US Navy is developing "smart" prosthetics

The US Office of Naval Research is teaming with a number of other agencies to develop an improved prostheses which ...

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International research mission deploys buoys in Arctic Ocean

Researchers from Denmark, Canada and the US worked together recently to plant buoys into the Arctic Ocean to ...

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US Navy improving methods of recruiting UAV operators

The US Navy must spend over $1 million to train a single aircraft pilot and finding new, more effective ways of ...

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RoboSub Competition kicks off in California

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR)-sponsored Annual International RoboSub Competition kicked off in San Diego, ...

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ONR funds robotic manipulator arm development for EOD use

The U.S. Navy’s Office of Naval Research (ONR) is funding the development of an underwater robotic explosive ...

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US Navy's small-ship UAS Tern a step closer to first flight

The U.S. Navy’s unmanned aircraft Tern, under development by DARPA and the Office of Naval Research, has made ...

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US Navy developing glue that turns on and off electronically

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) is funding development of a glue that does not collapse when soaked ...

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US Navy funds Arctic Ocean research for future operations

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) is sponsoring scientists who have traveled to Arctic Ocean region to ...

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US Navy works on skin-inspired hydrogel to fight biofouling

Barnacle clusters that inevitably form on ships have always been a problem for seafarers as they slow the ship down ...

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OPT gets contract to design US Navy sensor buoys

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) has awarded Ocean Power Technologies a contract to design a new mass-spring ...

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ONR Looks Into High-Speed Planing Hulls

Earlier this month, scientists sponsored by the US Navy’s Office of Naval Research (ONR) performed ...

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Firefighting Robot Presented at Naval Tech EXPO

Scientists unveiled a firefighting robot prototype Feb. 4 at the Naval Future Force Science & Technology EXPO, ...

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ONR Names New Chief of Naval Research

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) has received its new chief of naval research (CNR). Rear Adm. Mathias W. Winter, ...

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ONR Wins Top Manufacturing Award for F-35 Program

The Office of Naval Research (ONR) received one of the nation’s top manufacturing awards for an innovative, ...

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ONR, SPAWAR Support Maritime RobotX Challenge

Sailors and civilian personnel from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) and Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command ...

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ONR: USVs to Swarm Offensively on Hostile Vessels?

As autonomy and unmanned systems grow in importance for naval operations, officials at the Office of Naval Research ...

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DARPA, ONR to Work on ‘Tern’ Concept

DARPA and the Office of Naval Research (ONR) recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on a joint DARPA/Navy ...

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USA: ONR Demonstrates Lightweight Ramp for JHSV

ONR Demonstrates Lightweight Ramp for JHSV

As an M1A1 Abrams tank roared across a giant aluminum ramp, atop a motion simulator that mimicked crashing waves, ...

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ONR Representatives Explore a Changing Arctic

ONR Representatives Explore a Changing Arctic

As sea ice continues to recede at a record pace in the Arctic, officials at the U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) ...

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