SURVICE Engineering Company

ALBERT DEFUSCO is currently a senior scientist at the SURVICE Engineering Company and a DSIAC subject-matter expert in energetic materials. He recently retired from Orbital ATK, where he spent 30 years in various capacities, including propellant and warhead formulation and energetic material synthesis. He has also held various management positions in Orbital ATK’s Program Office and Engineering Departments; served as a National Research Council post-doctoral fellow at the Naval Weapons Center (NWC) in China Lake, CA; and worked in NWC’s Polymer Science Branch of the Research Department. Dr. DeFusco has a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of Vermont and a B.S. in chemistry from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute.