Mr. Packard is a senior research engineer for ThermoAnalytics, Inc. He has 17 years of experience in physics-based simulation and specializes in electro-optic signature analysis in turbulent atmospheres. Mr. Packard has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Michigan Technological University and a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University. He is currently pursuing a PhD in Atmospheric Sciences at Michigan Technological University, focusing on aerosols and atmospheric propagation effects on optical sensor performance.
Measuring the detector-observed impact of optical blurring due to aerosols in a laboratory cloud chamber
Hyperspectral target detection analysis of a cluttered scene from a virtual airborne sensor platform using MuSES
Multiwaveband simulation-based signature analysis of camouflaged human dismounts in cluttered environments with TAIThermIR and MuSES