John M. Fossaceca, PhD, is currently a research scientist with the U.S. Army Research Lab's Information Sciences Division. Earlier in his career, Dr. Fossaceca was VP of Engineering, Product management and Technology at 3e Technologies International (3eTI), a division of Ultra Electronics, serving as the Principal Investigator on several US government Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) programs and was instrumental in creating secure wireless systems for the U.S. Navy. As Engineering Vice President and COO at Comtech Mobile Datacom he led modernization efforts for the U.S. Army's Blue Force Tracking command and control satellite-based tracking system. Dr. Fossaceca previously served as Technical Director for AT&T/Lucent Technologies in Holmdel and Murray Hill, NJ contributing to wireless telephony products and next-generation VoIP and packet-based communication systems. He has published recent research in machine learning for network intrusion detection and is co-inventor on six patents related to wireless communications, and adaptive signal detection. Dr. Fossaceca holds a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Manhattan College, a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University, an MBA from Virginia Tech and a Ph.D. in Systems Engineering from George Washington University.