Press Release Archive

2016 Press Releases

12-21-16Johns Hopkins University, Applied Physics Laboratory Join Facebook Research Agreement

12-21-16APL Plays Key Role in Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System Intercept Flight Test

12-12-16Johns Hopkins APL, Navy Demonstrate High-Speed, Autonomous Surface Patrol Capability

12-12-16Johns Hopkins APL’s Fox Named to Naval Academy Board of Visitors

11-30-16Maryland Roundtable for Education Celebrates 25th Anniversary

11-22-16APL’s RAVAN CubeSat Will Study Earth Climate Imbalance

11-17-16APL’s Gardner Earns Maryland ‘Outstanding Young Engineer’ Honors

11-01-16New Study Reveals Relationships Between Chemicals Found on Comets

10-28-16Pluto Exploration Complete: New Horizons Returns Last Bits of 2015 Flyby Data to Earth

10-27-16Johns Hopkins APL’s Lisa Blodgett Joins Board of Naval Submarine League

10-26-16Andrew Merkle Appointed Research and Exploratory Development Mission Area Executive

10-17-16Johns Hopkins inHealth and Applied Physics Laboratory Join Forces to Revolutionize Medicine

10-11-16General John Allen, Dr. Michael D. Griffin and Admiral Samuel Locklear Join Johns Hopkins APL as Senior Fellows

09-26-16APL Mathematician Receives Women of Color Technology Award

09-14-16X-Ray Detection Sheds New Light on Pluto

09-01-16Ice Not a Major Factor of Dwarf Planet Ceres’ Surface Features

09-01-16APL Receives Department of Homeland Security Under Secretary’s Award

08-29-16Mike White to Lead Air and Missile Defense at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

08-11-16Submarine Technology Symposium Fosters Collaboration, Innovation

08-10-16Johns Hopkins APL Begins Construction on New Warehouse Facility

07-29-16APL Instrument Shows Mars Gullies Likely Not Formed By Liquid Water

07-27-16APL Team Develops Innovative Remote Rail Security and Inspection System

07-21-16Johns Hopkins APL Names Patrick Binning Mission Area Executive for National Security Space

07-14-16Solar Probe Plus Moves into Advanced Development

07-08-16Romaine Joins APL as General Counsel

07-05-16NASA’s Juno Spacecraft — and APL’s JEDI — in Orbit Around Mighty Jupiter

07-01-16APL Scientist Receives NASA’s Highest Service Award

06-29-16NASA’s Juno and JEDI: Ready to Unlock Mysteries of Jupiter

06-22-16BOPPS Team Soars Again with NASA Group Achievement Award

06-20-16New Pelagos Sensor System Improves U.S. Submarine Operations

06-08-16APL Space Missions Commemorated on Postage Stamps

06-06-16Johns Hopkins APL to Teach Children of Wounded Warriors About Prosthetics Using Virtual Reality

05-19-16NASA’s Van Allen Probes Reveal Long-Term Behavior of Earth’s Ring Current

05-06-16First Global Topographic Model of Mercury among MESSENGER’s Latest Delivery to the Planetary Data System

04-20-16APL Recognizes World-Class Expertise at 2016 Achievement Awards

04-19-16New Textbook by APL Authors Shares Lessons Learned on Creating a Culture of Innovation in Large Organizations

04-11-16APL Draws More Than 500 Girls to 10th Annual Girl Power Event

04-01-16APL Lauded for Space Science, Engineering Achievements

03-28-16College Cyber Defenders Get Set for “Operation Cyber Bailout”

03-25-16Johns Hopkins APL Hosts Baltimore/Washington Space Apps Challenge, April 23–24

03-24-16APL Proposal for Next-Generation Solar Array Technology Selected by NASA

03-21-16Datacasting Technology Gives First Responders More Secure, Better Information during Emergencies

03-18-16Research Papers in Science Reveal New Aspects of Pluto and Its Moons

03-17-16New UAV Can Launch from Underwater for Aerial Missions

03-07-16MESSENGER Data May Reveal the Remains of Mercury’s Oldest Crust

03-03-16How the Nation’s Electric Utilities Can Speed Recovery from Cyber-Induced Blackouts

02-25-16Johns Hopkins APL to Host “Girl Power” STEM Event on March 6

02-24-16Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory Establishes Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence

02-23-16Fast Company Magazine Lists APL Among World’s “Most Innovative” Companies

02-02-16Richard Danzig and Paul Stockton Join Johns Hopkins APL as Senior Fellows

01-27-16Nation’s Top Electrical Engineering Student Begins Career at APL

01-20-16Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory Celebrates Black History Month

01-18-16Johns Hopkins APL Names Preston Dunlap Mission Area Executive

01-12-16APL’s Modular Prosthetic Limb Reaches New Levels of Operability

01-06-16Stephen Lewia Named Mission Area Executive

01-04-16Johns Hopkins APL Team Visits Washington, D.C., for Dengue Prediction Challenge Win