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Richard Danzig and Paul Stockton Join APL as Senior Fellows
Dr. Richard Danzig, former Secretary of the Navy, and Dr. Paul Stockton, former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense and America’s Security Affairs, have joined APL as Senior Fellows.
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APL electrical engineer Sara Kouroupis

Nation’s Top Electrical Engineering Student Begins Career at APL
Sara Kouroupis, the IEEE Alton B. Zerby and Carl T. Koerner Outstanding Electrical and Computer Engineering Student for 2015, is part of the Lab’s Discovery Program, a two-year rotational program that spans APL’s technical work.
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APL Celebrates Black History Month
In honor of Black History Month 2016, APL is hosting several events that are open to the public, including musical performances and talks focusing on education and the contribution of minorities to science and engineering.
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APLs Modular Prosthetic Limb

APL’s Modular Prosthetic Limb Reaches New Levels of Operability
A pioneering surgical technique has allowed an amputee to attach APL’s Modular Prosthetic Limb directly to his residual limb, enabling a greater range of motion and comfort than previously possible.
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Operational Test

Aegis Ashore System Successfully Intercepts Target Missile at Pacific Test Range
APL researchers and engineers played a key role in the first Aegis Ashore engagement, resulting in the successful intercept and destruction of a ballistic missile target at the Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF).
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