KEVIN McARDLE is currently a senior analyst for the SURVICE Engineering Company, with more than 40 years of experience in aircraft vulnerability, lethality, munitions effectiveness, and related modeling and simulation efforts (including extensive support of the AMRAAM, AIM-9X, and many Joint Technical Coordinating Group and foreign and domestic air programs). Prior to joining SURVICE, he served as a branch chief for the Air Armament Center’s Analysis Division; as a vulnerability analyst for the Air Force Aeronautical Systems Center; and as a technical advisor, team chief, and project engineer for the Air Force Armament Laboratory at Eglin Air Force Base. Dr. McArdle is also a prolific author, with approximately 50 technical reports and papers published. He holds a B.S. in physics from Villanova University and a Ph.D. in physics from Florida State University.