The Ready Armor Protection for Instant Deployment, or RAPID, invention team poses in front of their invention. Team members include, from left, the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center-Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory’s Survivability Engineering Branch members Omar Esquilin-Mangual, team leader; Dr. Catherine Stephens; Erik Chappell; branch chief Omar Flores; Carey Price and Andrew Edwards of Edwards Design and Fabrication, not pictured.

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