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CHIPS Articles: NRL Scientists to Showcase Earth and Space Science Expertise at AGU Fall Meeting

NRL Scientists to Showcase Earth and Space Science Expertise at AGU Fall Meeting
By Naval Research Laboratory Public Affairs - December 8, 2017
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory will present innovative science and technology during the Annual American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting Dec. 11-15 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.

The AGU fall meeting is the largest worldwide conference in the geophysical sciences, attracting more than 24,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students and other leaders for discussions of emerging trends and the latest research.

A unique scientific laboratory headquartered in Washington, D.C., NRL is one of the only organizations which employs researchers with geophysical expertise, ranging from the ocean floor to the far away reaches of the galaxy.

More than 100 NRL scientists and engineers will join other experts and enthusiasts to present and discuss advanced and updated technologies and information in the ocean, atmosphere, space and other geo-sciences and discuss research opportunities and science and technology partnerships between the Navy, Marine Corps, industry and academia.

NRL researchers will lead discussions throughout the week on more than 100 topics and be available during scheduled times at booth #327 to demonstrate and discuss research ranging from beneath the depths of the oceans to far beyond outerspace.

WHO: U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)
WHERE: Booth #327, Exhibit Hall, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans
WHEN: December 11 – 15, 2017, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m

For more information or to arrange a media availability, contact Victor Chen at or Sarah Maxwell at

The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory provides the advanced scientific capabilities required to bolster our country’s position of global naval leadership. The Laboratory, with a total complement of approximately 2,500 personnel, is located in southwest Washington, D.C., with other major sites at the Stennis Space Center, Miss., and Monterey, Calif. NRL has served the Navy and the nation for over 90 years and continues to advance research further than you can imagine. For more information, visit the NRL website or join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

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