ECE Alumni, Dr. Stephen Pappert, Awarded Secretary of Defense Award for Excellence by Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta
Dr. Stephen Pappert, an ECE Alumni advised by Profesor Paul Yu, is being recognized for his outstanding efforts supporting the Advanced Components for Electronic Warfare Program Team. The team was a joint partnership between the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. They developed and implemented the Advanced Components for Electronic Warfare Program, which will help ensure the United States maintains the technological superiority in electronic warfare well into the future. This innovative program will develop, mature, and demonstrate 'leap-ahead' electronic warfare technologies that will help defeat rapidly evolving and emerging future threats to our warfighters and our Nation.