Edmund Zelnio conducts research in machine-aided target recognition at AFRL. He is one of the founding members of the Air Force’s target recognition research, establishing and leading the MSTAR program and subsequent efforts both in SAR and other imaging sensors. He is the recipient of a U.S. Department of Defense Distinguished Civilian Service Award and a fellow of AFRL. His interests include automatic target recognition, electromagnetic, machine learning, and SAR imaging techniques. Mr. Zelnio holds a degree in electrical engineering from Bradley University.