Polish scientists, U.S. Army researchers discuss partnerships

Lester Hitch (left), an engineering technician for the U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center's Rapid Technologies Branch, explains additive manufacturing to a group of Polish scientists at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., Oct. 2. (U.S. Army photo by Crystal Maynard)

Lester Hitch (left), an engineering technician for the U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center’s Rapid Technologies Branch, explains additive manufacturing to a group of Polish scientists at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., Oct. 2. (U.S. Army photo by Crystal Maynard)

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (Oct. 10, 2013) — A group of Polish scientists traveled to U.S. Army research centers Oct. 2-3 to learn about America’s expertise in robotics and explore potential partnerships.

The delegation, led by retired Col. Jozef Wrona, of 15 scientists from Polish academia and industry will advise their government on advancing the country’s robotics program.

Dale A. Ormond, director of the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command, discussed his organization’s global footprint and emphasized reaching into the international scientific community for technological solutions.

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