Countering Maritime Threat Evolution

CAPT Christopher Merwin
Director Mine Warfare Division
Naval Surface and Mine Warfighting
Development Center
Vice Commander, Navy Mine Warfare Battle Staff

From Armor & Mobility, March/April 2020

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Engaging the Global C-IED Fight

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Countering Improvised Explosive Devices Centre of Excellence (C-IED CoE) is at the forefront of U.S. and allied global defense against state-backed, IED-employing international terror.

By COL Stephen Kavanaugh, Deputy Director, NATO Counter IED Centre of Excellence

From Armor & Mobility, March/April 2020

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Intelligent Autonomous Ground Mobility

Recognizing the need for autonomous ground systems to operate in the unknowns of a mission, the U.S. Army is making investments in ground vehicle mobility modeling and simulation (M&S) to improve and prepare for future off-road operations. Army engineers and scientists are working diligently and purposefully to shape future operational capabilities and, as a ground force, remain ready and resilient.

By Dr. David Gorsich, CCDC GVSC and Michael Letherwood, Alion Science & Technology

From Armor & Mobility, March/April 2020

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Rewiring the Path from Discovery to Capability

U.S. Army Futures Command is driving the transformation of scientific discoveries and concepts into fielded warfighter capabilities. Diverse teaming, a sharp focus on Army-relevant problems, and adopting a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) approach, provides new tools for battlefield success.

By Dr. Shawn M. Walsh, CCDC Army Research Laboratory, Dr. Jean M. Vettel, Futures & Concepts Center, and Mr. Mathew M. Correa, CCDC Soldier Center

From Armor & Mobility, March/April 2020

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