Dayton, OH

Safer Rail Transportation - Federal Railroad Administration

E-Learning Website for Human Systems Integration

ARA developed an interactive web site to enable understanding of human systems integration (HSI) issues such as attention and distraction for two... more

Heuristica, a serious game

Heuristica Serious Games

Heuristica, a serious game, trains participants to improve their critical thinking and decision making by reducing cognitive biases. more

NICU

Human Factors Support for Redesign of a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

ARA performed a human factors evaluation of design of a new physical workspace for the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Medical Center (CCHMC) and... more

TSA Passenger Checkpoint

Improving TSA Screening Performance via Cognitive Systems Engineering

ARA studied airline passenger screening human factors, organizational design, job design, and training to improve Security Officer performance. The... more

Electromagnetics and Radio Frequency (RF) Training

Electromagnetics and RF Training

ARA is securing the future of the fields of electromagnetics and radio frequency design and analysis, striving to ensure the United States maintains... more

Matrix Solvers Enable Real-World Radar Signature Predictions

Matrix Solvers Enable Real-World Radar Signature Predictions

ARA's matrix-solve technologies enable first-principle or full-wave radar cross section (RCS) characterization using computer simulation at... more

Threat Detection Skills Trainer

Improve Threat Detection by U.S. Army Soldiers on Patrol

ARA assessed and validated threat detection measures, identified expert mental models, and created training to improve threat detection performance. more

Cognitive Systems Engineering

Cognitive Systems Engineering

ARA uses Cognitive Systems Engineering (CSE) methods to intensely study cognitive work as it is actually done in field settings to develop systems... more

Environmental and Ship Motion Forecasting System Design

Environmental and Ship Motion Forecasting

ARA collaborated with two industry teams to develop the Environmental and Ship Motion Forecasting (ESMF) system. The system is designed to synthesize... more

  • Safer Rail Transportation - Federal Railroad Administration
  • Heuristica, a serious game
  • NICU
  • TSA Passenger Checkpoint
  • Electromagnetics and Radio Frequency (RF) Training
  • Matrix Solvers Enable Real-World Radar Signature Predictions
  • Threat Detection Skills Trainer
  • Cognitive Systems Engineering
  • Environmental and Ship Motion Forecasting System Design
RF Technologies

RF Technologies

ARA offers broad expertise in radio frequency (RF) technologies, including hardware design and fabrication and software programming. more

Computational Electromagnetics

Computational Electromagnetics & Fluid Dynamics

When faced with the challenge to solve complex computing issues in the most efficient manner possible, U.S. government agencies turn to ARA’s... more

Lab Management

Laboratory Management Services

ARA provides comprehensive contract lab management services. 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

Training

Innovative Training Solutions

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

Software Application

Software Application and Technology Development

Our engineers and developers have experience providing users with 3D graphics/visualization, database design & development, web-based... more

Sensors

Sensors, Instrumentation, & Test Services

ARA has been designing and utilizing our own custom instrumentation since our founding over two decades ago. In that time, we’ve also build and... more