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ONR Robotics Enter the COVID-19 Fight

A student with the University of Virginia inspects a decontamination robot on Aug. 1, 2020, in Richmond, Va. The robot has four wheels and a mechanical arm that uses short-wave ultraviolet light to decontaminate surfaces. (Courtesy photo)A decontamination robot funded by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) and designed by several local universities was recently tested in Richmond, Va. The robot—initially designed for shipboard firefighting and maintenance tasks—has now been enlisted in the fight against Covid-19.

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ONR Events

DoN Office of Small Business Programs Webinar Series: ONR Global (View details)
Zoom for Government (Register)
Aug. 13, 2020

DoN Office of Small Business Programs Webinar Series: ONR Small Business Advocates (View details)
Zoom for Government (Register)
Aug. 18, 2020

Presidential Rank Awards

ARLINGTON, VA – (Oct. 13, 2020) The Hon. James F. Geurts, assistant secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition (left), and Rear Adm. Lorin C. Selby, chief of naval research (right), present the Presidential Meritorious Executive in the Senior Executive Service Award to E. Anne Sandel, executive director, Office of Naval Research (ONR). The ceremony was held at ONR in Arlington, Virginia, Oct. 13, 2020. (U.S. Navy photo by Gayle Fullerton)On Oct. 13, three senior executives from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) and Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) received the renowned Presidential Rank Awards.

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