Research

  • Student Research Papers

    Student Research Papers

     AIR MINES: COUNTERING THE DRONE THREAT TO AIRCRAFT,
    by Leslie F. Hauck III, Lt Col, USAF

    SUPERLUMINAL ELECTRONIC WARFARE;
    by Devin S. Traynor, Lt Col, USAF

    RPA THREATS TO AIR BASE OPERATIONS;
     by Thomas S. Palmer, Lt Col, USAF

  • Ongoing Research

    Research


    • Base and Forward Operating Location Defense

    • Directed Energy to enable 4th Gen systems and large aircraft to penetrate IADS
    • PNT in GPS-denied environment
    • Cyber Defense
    • 3-D Printing/Additive Manufacturing for Forward Logistics/Infrastructure Repair
    • Rapid Acquisition
    • Resiliency of DOD Space Constellations and Path Forward to Fix

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Mission: How should the AF operate in the threat environment of 2025? 

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Current Research

• Base and Forward Operating Location Defense:
• Use of autonomous sensors to find threats
• Use of visualization tools to provide (a dispersible) Common Ops Picture
• Use of Directed Energy and Automated Kinetics to defend
• Protection of Autonomous/Manned systems from DE
• Prospect of Transplanting this construct across joint forces
• Directed Energy to enable 4th Gen systems and large aircraft to penetrate IADS
• PNT in GPS-denied environment
• Cyber Defense:  Is Organizational Change Required?
• 3-D Printing/Additive Manufacturing for Forward Logistics/Infrastructure Repair
• Rapid Acquisition
• Resiliency of DOD Space Constellations and Path Forward to Fix

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