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The Office of Naval Research (ONR) coordinates, executes, and promotes the science and technology programs of the United States Navy and Marine Corps.
(30) Develops and transitions technologies to enable the Navy-Marine Corps team to win and survive on the battlefield, today and tomorrow.
(31) Supports the development of advanced electronics, communications, surveillance and navigational tools that provide the Navy with a battlefield advantage.
(32) Equips the Navy with technologies designed to observe, model and predict air, ocean and shore environments, and detect underwater threats.
(33) Develops and delivers technologies that enable superior warfighting and energy capabilities for naval forces, platforms and undersea weaponry.
(34) Enhances warfighter effectiveness and efficiency through bioengineered and biorobotic systems, medical technologies, improved manpower, personnel, training and system design.
(35) Supports the Navy’s power project needs, fostering the technology development of naval aircraft, structures, propulsion, autonomy, energetic, directed energy and electric weapons.

Video Games and the Navy Future Force

Navy LifeThe Office of Naval Research is sponsoring work to determine if computer games can help Navy recruits find military jobs they’ll enjoy and turn into long-term careers.

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ONR Events

ONR Distinguished Lecture Series (Details)
Arlington, Virginia
July 23, 2016

U.S. Navy Partners with HBCU/MIs

HBCU OAWOn Aug. 30-31, the Department of the Navy’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities/Minority Institutions program will host its annual Naval Opportunity Awareness Workshop at Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia.

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