About the Advanced Technology Laboratory at ARL:UT

Advanced Technology Laboratory (ATL)

ATL specializes in underwater acoustics research, sonar system design, underwater mechanical and optical system design, and electromagnetic systems research.

ATL has opportunities for careers in research, information technology, technical support, and administration. Please see the employment page for a complete listing of current opportunities. In addition, we have postdoc positions open in acoustics, and high school and undergraduate positions in a variety of fields.

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Welcome to the Advanced Technology Laboratory at ARL:UT

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About ATL

The Advanced Technology Laboratory (ATL) conducts a multi-disciplinary investigation into underwater acoustics, sonar system design, underwater mechanical and optical system design, and electromagnetic systems. This research supports both submarines and surface ships, providing tactical capability for the U.S. Navy and protecting naval bases, ports, and harbors in both the United States and around the world. Some of the systems developed by ATL are in use by explosive ordinance disposal divers and U.S. Special Forces.

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Research Areas

  • High Frequency Submarine Sonar
  • High Frequency Mine Countermeasures
  • Underwater Mapping/Imaging
  • Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Systems
  • Radio Frequency System Development
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ATL has opportunities for careers in research, information technology, technical staff, and administration. Please see the employment page for a complete listing of current opportunities. In addition, we have openings for postdoc positions in acoustics, and student positions.

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