The Applied Research Laboratory at Penn State University is an integral part of one of the leading research universities in the nation. As a designated University Affiliated Research Center (UARC), ARL conducts essential research, development, and systems engineering in support of our nation’s priorities free from conflict of interest or competition with industry. ARL supports national security, economic competitiveness, and quality of life through:
- Scientific Discovery,
- Technology Demonstration, and
- Transition to Application.