ONR’s directorates balance a robust science and technology (S&T) portfolio, allocating funds to meet the warfighter's requirements.
New Vice Chief Reports for Duty
ONR welcomes Brig. Gen. Julian D. Alford, who relieved Brig. Gen. Kevin Killea as vice chief of naval research and commanding officer of the Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory, Futures Directorate, Combat Development and Integration on June 18.
"I'm enthusiastic about working with the Naval Research Enterprise that supports innovative science and technology concepts for maritime expeditionary operations," Alford said. "In my role as vice chief of naval research, I look forward to ensuring investments we make today deliver affordable and decisive advantages for Sailors and Marines in the future."
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ONR Hits the Road
International Submarine Races (Details)
David Taylor Model Basin, NSWC Carderock Division, Bethesda, Maryland
June 22-27, 2015
Military Health Systems Research Symposium (Details)
Harbor Beach Marriott, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Aug. 17-20, 2015
Navy Gold Coast Small Business Opportunity Conference (Details)
San Diego Convention Center, California
Aug. 25-26, 2015
Meet the Delores M. Etter Award Winners
Dr. Jose Romero-Mariona, center, of Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, accepts the Delores M. Etter Award for Top Scientists and Engineers on June 12. Romero-Mariona, who was cited for his pioneering work on techniques to support the Navy's cryptographic needs, has worked closely with ONR's Sea Warfare and Weapons Department. List of Winners | Photo gallery
Sean Stackley, assistant secretary of the Navy for research, development and acquisition, and Delores Etter, the award's namesake and director of the Caruth Institute for Engineering at Southern Methodist University, presided over the ceremony.
How ONR Shapes the Future