Stanford Systems Engineering Lab
• Immediate, practical application of real world
intelligence problems for CIA, NSA, NRO, Air Force
• Combined ERL components with advanced theory
into complete ELINT and Jamming systems
– Usually prototypes turned over to contractors
– At times, built one-off systems
– Digital filtering, OTH, etc.
• Use PhD students and staff
– classified thesis!
• Ultimately 800 person lab
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