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  • 711 HPW - Institutional Review Board

    The mission of the Air Force Research Laboratory's  Institutional Review Board (IRB) is to facilitate excellence in human-performance and technological research that advances warfighting capabilities in air, space, and cyberspace by efficiently processing and professionally evaluating proposals for scientific validity and uncompromising
  • 711 HPW - United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine Human-Rated Centrifuge

    United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine Human-Rated CentrifugeThe only human rated centrifuge owned by the Department of Defense is located at the United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine (USAFSAM), located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. USAFSAM is assigned to the Air Force Research Laboratory's 711th Human
  • AFOSR - Chemistry and Biological Sciences

    CHEMISTRY AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES (RTB2)The Chemistry and Biological Sciences Team is responsible for research activities in chemistry and biological sciences. A wide range of fundamental chemistry, biology, mechanics, and biophysics research is supported to provide the Air Force with novel options to increase performance and operational
  • AFOSR - Air Force Office of Scientific Research Technical Library

    Welcome to the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) Technical Library's web page.The AFRL D'Azzo Research Library at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB) is temporarily providing a home for the AFOSR Technical Library's web presence. Please be aware that this page is only for the use of the AFOSR Library's customers. If you are not an
  • AFOSR - Engineering and Complex Systems

    ENGINEERING AND COMPLEX SYSTEMS (RTA1)The Engineering and Complex Systems team within the Engineering and Information Science Branch leads the discovery and development of the fundamental and integrated science that advances future air and space flight. The broad goal of the team is to discover and exploit the critical fundamental science and
  • AFOSR - Funding Opportunities

    Funding OpportunitiesAs a part of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), AFOSR's technical experts foster and fund research within AFRL, universities, and industry laboratories to ensure the transition of research results to support USAF needs.To accomplish this task, AFOSR solicits proposals for research through various Broad Agency
  • AFOSR - Funding Opportunities - Educational Programs

     VISITING SCIENTIST PROGRAM (VSP)Submission Date: ongoing Description: The Visiting Scientist Program (VSP) provides opportunities for outstanding Air Force scientists and engineers (AF S&Es) to conduct full-time research at a non-government laboratory located within the USA. The duration of a VSP visit can be up to 179 days. The visits can be
  • AFOSR - Funding Opportunities - Special Programs

           Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Institutions (HBCU/MI) Program   Young Investigator Research Program (YIP)    Small Business Technology Transfer Program (STTR)     AFRL/AFOSR Center of Excellence HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES AND MINORITY
  • AFOSR - Funding Opportunities - University Research Initiative (URI)

      Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP)     Multidisciplinary Research Program of the University Research Initiative (MURI)     Presidential Early Career Award in Science & Engineering (PECASE)  DEFENSE UNIVERSITY RESEARCH INSTRUMENTATION PROGRAM (DURIP) This program is
  • AFOSR - History

    A Brief Organizational HistoryDownload the AFOSR 60th Anniversary Monograph for a comprehensive history of AFOSR and its contributions to scientific advancement.The wide-ranging and highly successful United States Air Force basic research program that exists today was born out of the need to address a long-standing shortfall in military basic
  • AFOSR - How to Submit a Report

     AFOSR Deliverables (Report Types): LRIR Report (Distribution A Only) Annual Report Final Report & SF298 (Guidance and Templates below Submit Button) Conference/Workshop Report & SF298 Equipment ReportPlease click here to submit a report. You may contact afosr.abb@us.af.mil if you have any questions or concerns.Technical Requirements InformationThe
  • AFOSR - Information and Networks

    INFORMATION AND NETWORKS (RTA2)The Information and Networks Team within the Engineering and Information Science Branch is organized to support many U.S. Air Force priority areas including autonomy, space situational awareness, and cyber security. The research programs within this team lead the discovery and development of foundational issues in
  • AFOSR - Physical Sciences

    PHYSICAL SCIENCES (RTB1)The Physical Sciences Team leads the discovery and transition of foundational physical science to enable air, space, and cyber power. Research in physics generates the fundamental knowledge needed to advance U.S. Air Force operations, from the perspective of sensing, characterizing, and managing the operational environment
  • AFOSR - Research Areas

     Research Areas  AFOSR plans, coordinates, and executes the Air Force Research Laboratory's (AFRL) basic research program in response to technical guidance from AFRL and requirements of the Air Force; fosters, supports, and conducts research within Air Force, university, and industry laboratories; and ensures transition of research results to
  • AFOSR - Social Media

       Welcome to the AFOSR social media directory! The directory is a one-stop-shop of official AFOSR social media pages across various social media sites.Social media is all about collaboration and we want to hear from you. Check out our pages, ask questions, provide feedback and share your thoughts. FacebookThe official AFOSR Facebook page provides
  • AFOSR - Visiting Us

    Visiting AFOSRAFOSR is located in a secure government building. All visitors must present a valid photo ID to security for entry. Visitors should have an on-site AFOSR contact available for escort in the building. On-site building parking is available to visitors with a valid Department of Defense building permit; general parking is available
  • AFOSR - Worldwide Offices

          International Office               International Office North               Asian Office European Office               Southern Office  THE AFOSR INTERNATIONAL OFFICETo enhance AFOSR's research portfolio with the latest scientific and engineering advancements around the world, the International
  • AFRL - Air Force Independent Research and Development Program

    The Air Force (AF) Independent Research and Development (IR&D) program is managed within the Plans & Programs Directorate, Headquarters Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. The AF IR&D program office, resident in AFRL/XPPD at WPAFB OH, manages the AF IR&D framework, with general oversight from the AFRL leadership, and
  • AFRL - Career Field Options for AFRL Bench Scientists

    - Expanded Developmental Opportunities Program (AFRLM36-104, Chapter 11)   -- Provides opportunities for personnel to acquire knowledge and expertise that cannot be acquired in the standard working environment   -- Activities enhance the employee's contribution upon his or her return to the organization   -- Authority meets the definition of
  • AFRL - Contracting

    Air Force Research Laboratory Contracting (AFRL/PK)The Air Force Research Laboratory, Directorate of Contracting mission is to establish, manage and support contracting policy for Science and Technology (S&T) acquisitions for the U.S. Air Force. The purpose of this site is to provide AFRL contracting site points of contact for the AFRL Technology
  • AFRL - Small Business Office

    The mission of the Air Force Research Laboratory's Small Business Office (AFRL/SB) is to increase the use of small businesses as a valued source of skills for innovative, cost-effective, customer-focused solutions to warfighter requirements and Air Force missions, both now and in the future.  AFRL/SB encompasses the Air Force Small Business
  • AFRL - Wright Research Site Contracting

    This is your web connection for information on current business opportunities with the Air Force Research Laboratory's technical directorates located at the Wright Research Site (WRS), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. The technical directorates supported by the Wright Research Site, R&D Contracting office are 1) Aerospace Systems (AFRL/RQKP),
  • AFRL/RI Information Institute ®

           General Research Topics 2021 Application - Faculty and Fellows Application - Student 2021 Research Program Guide   Introduction Information Institute Overview Information Institute Objectives Principal Research Areas Membership List How the Institute Works Contact Us II Academe
  • AFRL/RI International Program Office

    The International Program Office provides guidance and assistance to the Information Directorate's divisions on all International Cooperative Research, Development, and Acquisition programs throughout the Air Force.The office is responsible for the development and implementation of the directorate's International Strategy, the support efforts to
  • AFRL/RI Organizations

    AFRL/RIB Division OfficeLeads strategic planning for the Directorate.  Responsible for development and oversight of the Directorate's strategic vision.  Cultivates integration, transfer and transition of S&T through corporate messaging and partnerships.AFRL/RIE Division, Branch and Section OfficesTo lead the discovery, development, and integration