Air Force Office of Scientific Research
ERIK BLASCH is a program officer at the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, supporting research in dynamic data-driven applications systems. He has been with Air Force Research Laboratory as a civilian and reservist since 1996, compiling 700+ scientific papers and 19 patents. Dr. Blasch is also the author of multiple books and is a SPIE and IEEE Fellow, as well as an AIAA Associate Fellow. He earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from MIT; master’s degrees in mechanical, health science, and industrial engineering (human factors) from Georgia Tech; and an MBA, master’s degrees in electronics and economics, and a doctorate in electrical engineering from Wright State University. He is also a graduate of the Air War College.