ONR’s directorates balance a robust science and technology (S&T) portfolio, allocating funds to meet the warfighter's requirements.
Need for Speed
Chief of Naval Research Rear Adm. Mat Winter kicks off ONR’s fourth Focus Area Forum, August 27. The forum is an exploration of amphibious high-water speed, or AHWS, a critical priority for the U.S. Marine Corps and key objective of the expeditionary and irregular warfare science and technology focus area.
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ONR Hits the Road
Navy Week (Details)
Salt Lake City, Utah
Sept. 10-11, 2015
Defense and Security Equipment International (Details)
Sept. 15-18, 2015
Modern Day Marine (Details)
Marine Corps Base, Quantico, Virginia
Sept. 22-24, 2015
Swimming with the Big Fish
Nick Serle, at left, is one member of Team S.S. Minnow. The other is Abby Butka, and they are not your typical high schoolers. For the past three years the pair has been competing against some of the finest technical universities in the world via the SeaPerch, RoboSub and RoboBoat robotic competitions-all co-sponsored by ONR.
Through these programs, which align to provide continuous educational opportunities for students from middle to graduate school, Team S.S. Minnow has performed both on underwater and on the surface and have built a name for themselves as fierce competitors.
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