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Tool Sterilization Study
ARA's Delbert Harnish, Michael McDonald, and Brian Heimbuch conducted a study on sterility maintenance of surgical instruments to prevent bacterial...more
Virtual Heroes, a division of Applied Research Associates, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund Moonbase Alpha 2—a video game for teaching...more
Scott Murrell, Director of Commercial Airport Services Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is pleased to announce that Scott Murrell has joined...more
ARA named in Private 100 Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) was recognized last week as the number five company on the New Mexico Private 100...more
Our first responders and safety officers need to maintain situational awareness – without cost to their hearing. The SenseDefense™ line of acoustic...more
Virtual Heroes releases free download of Mission Biotech The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) has just released a...more
Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) has received $2.7M in funding from the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy for the development of Active...more
ARA wins Air Force Global Strike Command contract The Air Force Installation Contracting Agency, Operating Location Global Strike Command (AFICA-KG)...more
HumanSim: Sedation and Airway by Virtual Heroes The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. has released HumanSim: Sedation and...more
ARA scientists will present at the ASIS International 61st Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2015). ASIS International is the leading organization...more
John Wilcox joins ARA as Division Manager Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is pleased to announce that John S. Wilcox, Ph.D. has joined ARA as...more
Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) announced that it was awarded one of the small business set-aside spots on the Air Force’s $490 million Agile...more
Full view of smart energy flooring The supply of fuel to deployed military or humanitarian missions represents a significant burden. In the current...more
Applied Research Associates Inc. (ARA) announced that it was awarded a $130.8 million, three-year contract to provide unmanned maritime systems...more
The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) has been named one the Orlando Business Journal’s Best Places to Work for 2015...more
Jim Allen named Chairman of the Board of Directors Applied Research Associates Inc.’s board of directors has elected James P. Allen as chairman. Mr...more
Applied Research Associates Inc. (ARA) was recognized this week as the number one revenue producing company of the New Mexico Flying 40, an annual...more
Steven K. Ruggieri, member of the ARA Board of Directors Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) shareholders have elected Steven K. Ruggieri to the...more
“We are proud to partner with the U.S. Navy to test and certify our 100% drop-in fuels, providing renewable fuels that contribute to energy security...more
Recent studies have shown that Environmental Conditioning Units (ECUs) are the most significant energy load on deployed U.S. military bases. In fact...more
Fred Gaghan served as the Program Manager for the Afghanistan National Security Forces (ANSF) Counter-Improvised Explosive Device (C-IED) training...more
At the Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) Board of Directors' meeting in February 2015, ARA promoted three leaders from Division Manager to Vice...more
The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is part of a team that was awarded a $415 million, five-year contract to...more
Brian Kent, Senior Scientist and Science and Technology Lead for electromagnetic (EM), radio frequency (RF) and Sensing Systems Dr. Brian M. Kent,...more
Joseph Smith, Senior Vice President and manager of the Security Engineering and Applied Sciences Sector Each year in the month of February, we...more
U.S. soldiers willingly face the threat of injury in the course of fulfilling their sworn commitment to the American public. Many return home with...more
From January 10-14, 2015 Applied Research Associates (ARA, ) is showcasing BioGears® ( ) at IMSH 2015 in the...more
Dr. Gene McClellan promoted to VP Dr. Gene McClellan has been named as Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) Vice President. Dr. McClellan is...more