Technology Keywords: electrochemistry, power electronic components, batteries, fuel cells, semiconductor materials, wide bandgap, renewable energy, energy harvesting, tactical unit energy independence, Center for Research in Extreme Batteries, CREB, energy efficient electronics, microgrids, grid storage, alternative energy, CO2 reduction, M&S for energy
Overview: The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) of the U.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) is the Army's corporate, or central, laboratory. Its diverse assortment of unique facilities and dedicated workforce of government and private sector partners make up the largest source of world-class integrated research and analysis in the Army. ARL Mission: Discover, innovate, and transition science and technology to ensure dominant strategic land power. Our Energy and Power Division programs are in the areas of power generation, conversion and distribution, energy storage, and energy science. The work is distributed among three branches: Electrochemistry, Power Components, and Power Conditioning.