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AFIT Wins CDX For 10th Year
Students from the Air Force Institute of Technology’s (AFIT) Center for Cyberspace Research (CCR) earned the top score among the graduate military schools in the National Security Agency’s (NSA) 2012 Cyber Defense Exercise (CDX) conducted April 16-20.
Updated: 04/30/2012
AFIT alum Capt Paul Hrad (M.S. Aeronautical Engineering, 2010) worked with the United Nations in Liberia
Air Force Research Laboratory Aerospace Engineer Capt. Paul Hrad knows firsthand the meaning of international cooperation, teamwork, and humanitarianism, thanks to a recent deployment to Liberia in support of the United Nations.
Updated: 03/26/2012
AIRMEN ACTING: WPAFB Captain Mentors Middle School Students
USAF Capt. David Dawson mentors 8th grade students at Meadowdale Middle School in Dayton, Ohio.
Updated: 03/12/2012
Central Florida Chapter of the Air Force Association recognizes AFIT
The Central Florida Chapter of the Air Force Association recognized the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) for their pioneering work in the field of Precision Navigation at the chapter’s Air Force Gala banquet in Orlando, Florida on February 24th. The AFIT was designated a Jimmy Doolittle Educational Fellow in the Air Force Association. Dr. John Raquet Director of AFIT’s Advanced Navigation Technology Center accepted the award.
Updated: 03/02/2012
Navy Officer is First Graduate of AFIT's Cyber 200 and Cyber 300 Courses
The Center for Cyberspace Research (CCR) is proud to announce Matthew R. Fomby, Lieutenant Commander, US Navy, as the first individual to graduate from both the Cyber 200 and the Cyber 300 Professional Continuing Education courses conducted at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT).
Updated: 02/27/2012
ANT Center Director Elected an ION Fellow.
The Institute of Navigation (ION) announced that Dr. John Raquet is a recipient of the 2012 Fellow Membership in Newport Beach, California.
Updated: 02/09/2012
AFIT Alum Nominated for Major General in the U.S. Army
AFIT alum BG Joseph P. DiSalvo, USA, (MS Strategic & Tactical Science, 1990) has been nominated for major general. DiSalvo is the deputy commanding general, III Corps and Fort Hood, Fort Hood, Texas.
Updated: 01/24/2012
Now accepting applications for 2012 Summer Internships
Are you in the fields of engineering and science (STEM) and looking for a Summer Internship??? Visit this website and apply for the 2012 SOCHE Internship Program.
Updated: 01/05/2012
Optics Short Course to be Offered
The Center for Directed Energy (CDE) at AFIT, in conjunction with the Directed Energy Professional Society (DEPS), will offer the Optics Short Course via distance learning from 26 March to 20 May 2012.
Updated: 01/05/2012
AFIT Alum Selected as Dean of the School of Technology
Owens Community College has named Randy Wharton as the new Dean of the School of Technology. “I look forward to advancing the School’s mission with the overall goal of serving the surrounding communities by providing highly skilled graduates that contribute to the future growth and development of the Northwest Ohio region.”
Updated: 12/08/2011
Dr. Grimaila named as Fellow of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)
Dr. Grimaila stated "It is an honor to be recognized for my contributions in the information security discipline."
Updated: 12/02/2011
ANT Center Student’s Internship Plays Role in Upcoming NASA Launch
NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory is expected to launch!
Updated: 11/23/2011
Six AFIT Alums Receive Awards at the 2011 Air Force
WPAFB SkyWrighter highlights awards and accomplishments featuring AFIT Alumni.
Updated: 11/15/2011
CCR Team wins Government Information Security Leadership Award (GISLA)
AFIT’s Center for Cyberspace Research (CCR) Cyber 200/300 Professional Continuing Education Team received the ISC² 2011 U.S. Government Information Security Leadership Award (GISLA) for demonstrated leadership in advancing and improving the information security workforce.
Updated: 10/26/2011
Calamityville hosts CBRNE field event
The final day of the Fourth CBRNE Research and Education Collaboration Symposium held at Calamityville was highlighted with a demonstration of civilian-military response to a terrorist/hostage situation.
Updated: 09/26/2011
Locata passes USAF critical design review for GPS alternative
Locata has successfully completed the Critical Design Review (CDR) contract phase for a Locata network which will enable the USAF to deploy a new ground-based, centimeter-accurate "truth-reference level" positioning system for use in GPS-denied environments.
Updated: 09/23/2011
Air Force Eyes Micromachine Bugs That Can Spy
At the Wright–Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio, some Ph.D. candidates are working on micro air vehicles, or tiny flying machines that are remotely piloted.
Updated: 08/17/2011
Wright Patt leads Micro Air Vehicle research.
See how AFIT's Advanced Navigation Technology (ANT) Center plays a vital role in Micro Air Vehicle research.
Updated: 07/20/2011
Improved Warfighter Capability through Policy, Processes and People on agenda at Systems Engineering Conference
The second annual Air Force Systems Engineering Conference will be held on 16-18 August, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Dayton, Ohio.
Updated: 07/19/2011
Boot Camp develops future cyber warriors
Thirty-one Air Force ROTC Cadets and Navy ROTC Midshipmen are today fast on their way to becoming DoD's newest cyber warriors at the Air Force Institute of Technology
Updated: 07/12/2011