Joseph L. Cox
Space Cybersecurity SME at Leidos Inc
SPIE Involvement:
Conference Program Committee | Editor | Author
Area of Expertise:
Satellite Communications , Radar , Electronic Warfare , Laser Physics , Ladar/Lidar , Spacecraft Engineering
Profile Summary

Space Cybersecurity SME, Leidos Defense Group, San Diego CA; Sep 2020 - Present

Solutions Architect, EO/IR Sensors Division, Leidos Innovation Center, San Diego CA; Sep 2017 – Sep 2020

Corporate Engineer, Satellite Communications, LinQuest Corporation, Los Angeles CA; Apr 2016 - Sep 2017

Associate Director (GS-15), Space Knowledge Center, Missile Defense Agency, Los Angeles CA; Oct 2015 - Apr 2016

Director (GS-15), West Coast Office of the Chief Engineer, Missile Defense Agency, Los Angeles CA; Apr 2013 - Sep 2015

Special Assignment to the MDA Chief Engineer (GS-15), MDA, Los Angeles CA; Sep 2009 - Mar 2013

Chief, Systems Engineering Division (GS-15), Space Center of Excellence, MDA, Los Angeles CA; Aug 2007 - Sep 2009

Chief Systems Engineer, Special Access Programs (Major, USAF), MDA, Los Angeles CA; Oct 2005 - Aug 2007

Chief, Operational Analysis and Test Branch (Captain, USAF), NRO, Los Angeles CA; Jun 2004 - Oct 2005

Deputy Site Chief, Laser Radar Research Facility (Captain, USAF), AFRL, Niceville FL; Apr 2001 - May 2004

Graduate Student, Air Force Institute of Technology (Lieutenant, USAF), Dayton OH; Aug 1999 - Mar 2001

Military Satellite Communications Engineer (Lieutenant, USAF), ESC, Boston MA; Jun 1997 -Jul 1999
Publications (6)

Proceedings Article | 6 May 2009 Paper
Proceedings Volume 7330, 73300B (2009)
KEYWORDS: Calibration, Sensors, Satellites, Infrared sensors, Infrared radiation, Space operations, Long wavelength infrared, Space telescopes, Sensor calibration, Telescopes

Proceedings Article | 7 May 2007 Paper
Proceedings Volume 6572, 657209 (2007)
KEYWORDS: LIDAR, Sensors, Target detection, Signal processing, Modulation, Pulsed laser operation, Fiber Bragg gratings, Optical amplifiers, Coating, Atmospheric propagation

Proceedings Article | 12 May 2006 Paper
Joseph Cox, Henry Zmuda, Jian Li, Pasquale Sforza
Proceedings Volume 6243, 62430V (2006)
KEYWORDS: Antennas, Phased array optics, Signal processing, Phased arrays, Atmospheric propagation, Modulation, Dispersion, Optical components, Digital signal processing, Pulsed laser operation

Proceedings Article | 15 July 2004 Paper
Proceedings Volume 5432, (2004)
KEYWORDS: Reflectivity, Vegetation, Sensors, Polarimetry, Polarization, Absorption, Wave plates, Spectroscopy, Mueller matrices, Near infrared

Proceedings Article | 29 July 2002 Paper
Brian Miles, Jay Land, Andrew Hoffman, William Humbert, Brian Smith, Andrew Howard, Joseph Cox, Michael Foster, Dave Onuffer, Sammie Thompson, Thomas Ramrath, Clarke Harris, Paul Freedman
Proceedings Volume 4723, (2002)
KEYWORDS: LIDAR, Staring arrays, Image resolution, Imaging systems, Sensors, Modulation transfer functions, Reflectivity, Optical filtering, Camouflage, Stereoscopy

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Proceedings Volume Editor (6)

SPIE Conference Volume | 23 June 2014

SPIE Conference Volume | 29 May 2013

SPIE Conference Volume | 7 May 2012

SPIE Conference Volume | 10 May 2011

SPIE Conference Volume | 23 April 2010

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Conference Committee Involvement (21)
Sensors and Systems for Space Applications XVIII
13 April 2025 | Orlando, Florida, United States
Sensors and Systems for Space Applications XVII
23 April 2024 | National Harbor, Maryland, United States
Sensors and Systems for Space Applications XVI
2 May 2023 | Orlando, Florida, United States
Sensors and Systems for Space Applications XV
4 April 2022 | Orlando, Florida, United States
Sensors and Systems for Space Applications XIV
12 April 2021 | Online Only, Florida, United States
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