Dr. Keith A. Krapels
Director, Modeling, Simulation & Netted Sensor Div at US Army NVESD
SPIE Involvement:
Fellows Committee | Fellow status | Conference Chair | Conference Program Committee | Symposium Committee | Editor | Author
Area of Expertise:
Electro-optical/Infrared Sensor Systems , Electronic Warfare Systems
Profile Summary

Dr. Keith Krapels received a B.S. in math, B.A. in history, M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the Univ. of Memphis. Since 2009 he has been Director of the Modeling, Simulation & Netted Sensor Div. at the Army Night Vision Lab. He is a Captain in the Navy Reserve and was deployed to Afghanistan to the NATO Training Mission in 2012. From 2001-2008 he was the EO/IR Sensor Technology Program Officer in the Office of Naval Research’s C4ISR Dept. In 2003, he deployed for Operation Iraqi Freedom. From 1999-2001, he was in the Sensor Performance Model Development Branch at the Army Night Vision Lab. From 1996-98 he was Special Programs Officer at the Naval Research Lab’s Tactical Electronic Warfare Div. From 1990-96, he was an Electronic Counter Measures Officer and Mission Commander in Navy EA-6B Prowlers and flew 53 combat missions. From 1987-89, he was an EO-IR sensor analyst for Martin Marietta Orlando Aerospace, a Research Fellow at the USAF Arnold Engineering Development Center, and a Research Associate at the University of Memphis. He is a Fellow of the SPIE, the International Society of Optics and Photonics.
Publications (74)

PROCEEDINGS ARTICLE | May 3, 2016
Proc. SPIE. 9820, Infrared Imaging Systems: Design, Analysis, Modeling, and Testing XXVII
KEYWORDS: Microbolometers, Long wavelength infrared, Signal to noise ratio, Unmanned aerial vehicles, Mid-IR, Cameras, Sensors, Sensors, Virtual reality, Prototyping, Situational awareness sensors

PROCEEDINGS ARTICLE | June 3, 2015
Proc. SPIE. 9496, Independent Component Analyses, Compressive Sampling, Large Data Analyses (LDA), Neural Networks, Biosystems, and Nanoengineering XIII
KEYWORDS: Radar, Signal to noise ratio, Backscatter, Scattering, Sensors, Surveillance, Neural networks, Microwave radiation, Thermodynamics, RGB color model

PROCEEDINGS ARTICLE | June 2, 2015
Proc. SPIE. 9496, Independent Component Analyses, Compressive Sampling, Large Data Analyses (LDA), Neural Networks, Biosystems, and Nanoengineering XIII
KEYWORDS: Visualization, Cameras, Surveillance, Black bodies, Neural networks, Sensing systems, Thermodynamics, Neurons, RGB color model, Brain

Showing 5 of 74 publications
Conference Committee Involvement (28)
Infrared Imaging Systems: Design, Analysis, Modeling, and Testing XXIX
17 April 2018 | Orlando, Florida, United States
Infrared Imaging Systems: Design, Analysis, Modeling, and Testing XXVIII
11 April 2017 | Anaheim, California, United States
Infrared Imaging Systems: Design, Analysis, Modeling, and Testing XXVII
19 April 2016 | Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Sensing and Analysis Technologies for Biomedical and Cognitive Applications 2016
17 April 2016 | Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Independent Component Analyses, Compressive Sampling, Large Data Analyses (LDA), Neural Networks, Biosystems, and Nanoengineering XIII
23 April 2015 | Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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