About ASL

Applied Systems Laboratory

Formerly the Applied Systems Laboratory at Huntsville (ASLH)

Located in Huntsville, Alabama, ASL conducts world-class applied research for several government agencies located at the U.S. Army Redstone Arsenal and local Huntsville area, including:

  • The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center
  • U.S. Army Program Executive Office Missile and Space
  • U.S. Army Program Executive Office Aviation
  • U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command
  • The Department of Defense Missile Defense Agency

The laboratory’s multidisciplinary systems and software research skills include:

  • Battlefield command and control modeling, simulation and analysis
  • Analysis and modeling of complete air and missile defense systems
  • Integrated air and missile defense architecture design and development
  • Software development and engineering of rotary-wing aviation mission planning systems

The lab also conducts applied research in testing and evaluation of air and missile defense and aviation systems, including hardware-in- the-loop, live field testing and system-of-systems interoperability. Other significant research areas include war gaming and large-scale force-on-force simulations, missile guidance and control, and safety critical tactical software development.