What miniaturized cryptographic devices are available for transponder and radio applications in small UAVs? DSIAC was asked to find small size, weight, and power (SWaP) cryptographic devices for Mode-5 transponders and radios in small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) applications.  DSIAC searched open sources for commercially available systems and the Small Business Technology Transfer/Small Business Innovation…

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Shannon Foley, Ph.D., Human Effects Scientist, Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate

As a subject matter expert at the Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate, my primary duties include  technical and financial oversight of several programs and projects within the human effects portfolio,  as well as human effects research planning and strategizing. I also support technology and materiel development, combat development, and acquisition programs. I have been working with the DoD  since 2006 and previously served as a human systems engineer at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division. I have a Ph.D. and M.Phil. in cognitive neuroscience from The George Washington University.