Defense Technology Training

Paul Burns

Paul Burns earned the degrees of Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering at Auburn University, Auburn, AL, in 1992 and 1995, respectfully. Since that time, he has contributed sensor signal and data processing expertise to numerous missile defense programs including PATRIOT, THAAD, GMD, and BMDS. He has authored numerous papers in spatial-temporal signal processing, target tracking, and sensor registration. In addition, he often reviews papers for the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing and IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems journals. In 2007, he served as technical co-chair for the IEEE Tribute to Fred Daum Conference. He is currently enrolled part-time at the Georgia Institute of Technology to pursue a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering. His current research interests include multisensor multitarget tracking, sensor registration, and high resolution sensor data processing.