Team members of Drighten Research at ARLDrighten Research's mission is to provide innovative research and technologies that complement our comprehensive services. To best serve our government and commercial customers, we place an emphasis on our core values to achieve this mission.

Core Values


Drighten Research develops and utilizes innovative products, systems, and ideas to meet our customer's needs. We believe that the selective application of ground breaking technologies enables our customers to achieve a decisive advantage as they execute their mission. Our staff is committed to being life-long learners to foster innovation and improve our research skills.


The core of our business is talented and capable people; so Drighten Research maintains a collaborative work environment that encourages excellence and rewards outstanding performance. In response to our customers' complex challenges, the best work is often achieved by constructing a diverse team. Drighten Research has teamed with other highly qualified university and business partners, in order to deliver the best solution to our customers.


We are committed to providing research and services that demonstrate superior workmanship with a dedication to technical and engineering excellence. By instituting processes that enable continuous improvement to our research and service procedures, we maintain and grow Drighten Research's reputation for delivering exceptional quality.

Customer Focus

We believe that our success is firmly tied to our customers' success; so Drighten Research employs a superior workforce with exceptional technical expertise. We carefully listening to our customers articulate their mission and challenges. We strive not only to understand but to also anticipate customer requirements, in order to develop solutions to rapidly meet these challenges.


Drighten Research is dedicated to treating our customers, collaborators, and staff in a manner that reflects both honesty and fairness. We honor the commitments we make to others and employ a high standard of ethics in our operations.