Kevin P. Cohen- Biography

Kevin Cohen biography

Dr. Kevin Cohen is the Leader of the Advanced Capabilities and Systems Group, which provides innovative and rapid solutions to critical national security challenges through systems analysis, prototyping, and demonstration.

Dr. Cohen joined the Laboratory in 1995 as a member of the technical staff in the Air Defense Systems Group, where he developed and demonstrated electronic counter-countermeasure algorithms. From 1999 to 2003, he was on field-site assignment at the Kwajalein Missile Range, where he supported radar modernization, directed radar operations, and led development of an automatic target identification system. From 2003 to 2006, he served as Assistant Leader of the Surveillance Systems Group and led efforts to develop the Enhanced Regional Situation Awareness (ERSA) system deployed in the Washington, D.C., area. From 2006 to 2013, he served as Associate Leader and then Leader of the Tactical Defense Systems Group, and was the Lincoln Laboratory Program Manager for the Air Vehicle Survivability Evaluation Program.

Dr. Cohen holds a BS degree in biomedical engineering from Boston University and MS and PhD degrees in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Wisconsin at Madison.




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