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Equipping a Dominant, Mission-Ready ForceThe Army’s scientists, engineers and researchers are at the heart of a global science and technology (S&T) network.Energy Evolution Is Here, Tech Supremacy Spotlights, Robotics Interoperability Means Efficiency, Fielding the Tactical Network.New Paladin Fires for Effect, Inventive Spirit, Calling on the National Guard, Five Things you should know about the re-engineered PLS A1 truck.Technological supremacy provides U.S. forces unprecedented military capabilities as a direct result of science and technology (S&T) investmentsFED Bravo is a concept vehicle that allows Army engineers to transition fuel-efficient technology to the current and future fleets.The use of qualified alternative fuels will help us move closer to the goal of energy security by curtailing the military’s dependence on oil imports.Hawaii has become a paradise for testing new energy systems.Hawaii’s Pacific Ocean setting presents the 50th state with a host of energy challenges beca<a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=1">Equipping a Dominant, Mission-Ready Force</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=2">The Army’s scientists, engineers and researchers a</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=3">Energy Evolution Is Here, Tech Supremacy Spotlight</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=4">New Paladin Fires for Effect, Inventive Spirit, Ca</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=5">Technological supremacy provides U.S. forces unpre</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=6">FED Bravo is a concept vehicle that allows Army en</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=7">The use of qualified alternative fuels will help u</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=8">Hawaii has become a paradise for testing new energ</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=9">Hawaii’s Pacific Ocean setting presents the 50th s</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=10">The next generation of U.S. Army alternative fuel </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=11">A typical TALON robot runs on lead-acid batteries </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=12">Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are the focal point</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=13">A confident Soldier is one who knows he has the be</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=14">Medium Combat Efficient Powertrain (EPT) with cros</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=15">Engineers are developing Medium Combat-EPTs that i</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=16">Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) Defeat Net-Based Te</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=17">RPG Defeat Net-Based technology protects Soldiers </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=18">Perimeter LED Lighting Flood Lamps</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=19">Soldiers in Afghanistan installed a 16 LED lamp ki</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=20">Single Common Powertrain Lubricant</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=21">SCPL is an all-season fluid that helps improve fuel</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=22">Water-from-Air technology will benefit Soldiers by</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=23">By eliminating a step in the water treatment, dist</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=24">Robotic Systems Joint Project Office (RS JPO) has u</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=25">After fielding thousands of robots to support oper</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=26">In the future, UGVs may interface with tactical an</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=27">Ground forces have used about 7,000 robots to supp</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=28">RS JPO will require the use of IOPs in future Requ</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=29">Communication on the battlefield heightens a Soldie</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=30">For the first time, the Army will deliver network </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=31">Dozens of engineers and support personnel at TARDE</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=32">Soldier feedback during the NIE process proved inv</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=33">After the prototype vehicles were fully built, the</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=34">Planning for the future is an essential element of</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=35">The CS 13 integration program is one of the recent</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=36">The new Ground Systems Power and Energy Laboratory</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=37">Engineers guide a 38,000-pound MaxxPro Mine-Resist</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=38">Studies conducted at the Ground Systems Power and </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=39">Work in the Fuel Cell Lab ranges from the nearly d</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=40">As hybrid-electric (HE) systems become more preval</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=41">Like other test areas, weather conditions in GSPEL</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=42">The lab tests vehicle charging systems and compone</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=43">The commercial specification for a semi truck’s ai</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=44">There’s been a beehive of activity in the GSPEL si</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=45">Occupant Centric Protection -- designing the vehic</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=46">IEDs not only have the potential to destroy vehicl</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=47">Advanced computing systems have been valuable tool</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=48">TARDEC’s advanced M&S capabilities allow hundreds </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=49">Advanced computational M&S has also led to a great</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=50">Army designers who needed a virtual adult male in </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=51">The ARC is a collaboration among TARDEC, college r</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=52">Equipping Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected vehicles</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=53">The rapid deployment of Mine-Resistant Ambush-Prot</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=54">The Self-Propelled Howitzer has been helping comba</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=55">The Paladin Integrated Management vehicle has an e</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=56">The new PIM SPH provides long range artillery fires</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=57">Two key systems will make the new SPHs more accura</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=58">The Invention Evaluation Committee intends to incr</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=59">The IEC goals are to submit 30-40 invention disclo</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=60">How does an invention qualify to be granted a pate</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=61">Decker and Meitzler added that inventors who pursu</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=62">Detroit Arsenal engineers have found a technology </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=63">In June 2011, TARDEC entered into a (MOU) with the</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=64">Ambulances ran on an alternative blend of JP-8 fue</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=65">Guard Soldiers operated their washing machines and</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=66">The strategic shift to the Pacific region raised q</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=67">An add-on-armor kit that protects Soldiers in Caim</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=68">The AMPV family of tracked vehicles will replace M</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=69">Chief Scientist Dr. David Gorsich offers an inside</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=70">The Palletized Load System (PLS) truck has been a </a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 71" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=71">The 600-horsepower, inline 6-cylinder CAT C-15 ACE</a> <a title="TARDEC accelerate Magazine Tech Supremacy Edition page 72" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/f90df2f8?page=72">6501 E. 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