Albuquerque, NM

IED attach on vehicle

Blast Exposure and Injury Correlation Using Blast Sensor Data

ARA has made significant advances in understanding blast exposure levels on personnel at risk of traumatic brain injury (TBI). more

BLU-118 Bomb

BLU-118 Bomb Development

Responding to the need for improved capabilities to defeat enemies seeking refuge in tunnels in the early-days of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM, ARA... more

Urban Damage

Urban Damage and Airblast Technical Support

ERDC needed ARA to evaluate detailed normal stress patterns acting on projectile noses during penetration/punching of thin slabs, with nose footprint... more

Communication User’s Predictive Product (CUPP)

Communication User’s Predictive Product (CUPP)

Communication User's Predictive Product (CUPP) was developed to support the need for high fidelity communication analysis quickly more

SHAMRC Simulation


Using SHAMRC, ARA can model microscopic mobile thermometers allowing us to estimate temperatures from explosive detonations at locations where... more

Air Blast Exposure and Injury

Air Blast Exposure and Injury

Injury to personnel due to air blast exposure during training events can be significant. ARA has developed a capability to model these events using... more

  • IED attach on vehicle
  • BLU-118 Bomb
  • Urban Damage
  • Communication User’s Predictive Product (CUPP)
  • SHAMRC Simulation
  • Air Blast Exposure and Injury

Risk Assessment and Management

ARA provides comprehensive risk assessment services and tools to maximize physical and electronic security, within the government and private... more

Test and Evaluation

Weapons Development, Testing, and Effects

From penetration and detonation underground, to air-blast, to a nuclear attack against U.S. satellites in space, ARA scientists and engineers... more

Modeling and Simulation

Modeling and Simulation

Tools for decision support and training for defense applications, the transportation community, medical and life sciences, and emergency... more


Innovative Training Solutions

Instructional design, interactive training programs, immersive learning simulations, serious games, and virtual worlds. more