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November 20, 2013

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DON'T MISS ESSENTIALS OF 21ST CENTURY EW: December 3-6 in Alexandria

December 3-6
Essentials of 21st Century Electronic Warfare
Instructor: Lynn Berg
AOC Headquarters, Alexandria, VA

This course will provide an overview of Electronic Warfare from its roots in Electronic Combat to its contemporary EM Spectrum Warfare applications. Although this is not a technical course aimed at engineers, certain technological principles will be presented in order to baseline attendees and help demonstrate the unique knowledge, skills, and abilities that warfare across the EM spectrum requires. Lessons will include current information from DoD issuances, Joint doctrine, service program plans and roadmaps, analysis projects, and lessons learned from operations.

This broad-based review of the essentials of Electronic Warfare can help to inform anyone in the military, government or industry who may be involved in strategies for capabilities development, test and evaluation, training or operational support.

Course materials provided: Attendees receive a course notebook with hard copies of all slides and visual aids.

Topics Covered:

Brief History of U.S. EW
Current Doctrine, Policy & Lexicon
EMS Principles and Propagation
Radar Technology and Applications, Antennas, EO/IR Fundamentals, and EA Techniques Emitter Location Techniques
EW Reprogramming and Challenges
Spectrum Management and Relation to EW
EW Battle Management Concept
EW Organization in Joint and Coalition Operation
Integrated Air Defense Systems (IADS)
Introduction to EW Applications in Cyber, UAS, PNT Warfare and Counter-IED
Directed Energy Weapons
EW Test and Evaluation, with Overview of Modeling and Simulation

This is what prior attendees had to say about the course:
  • "An impressive array of topics. We tend to forget the span of EW and its impacts on others domains. Lynn did a fantastic job at conceptualizing all topics and providing meaningful examples."
  • "Fascinating, very informative ... this presentation and the insight gained supported my company’s investment in sending me to this course."
  • "The course provided a great overview of electronic warfare, gave a foundation for further development. I would recommend for anyone working in industry supporting DoD."
  • "This is the first course I've attended at AOC and specifically on EW. Lynn has a great breath of information with good depth. Very informative! I've been in this industry as a subcontractor for a lot of years and learned a great deal."
  • "Great course! Fast paced, but it helps me considerably in filling in the gaps in my knowledge."

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