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Johns Hopkins APL Names Stephen Lewia Strategic Deterrence Mission Area Exec

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 8, 2016 — Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has promoted Stephen Lewia from deputy mission area executive for strategic deterrence to mission area executive, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. Johns Hopkins APL said Wednesday strategic deterrence is one of the mission areas under its force projection sector, where Lewia …

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Johns Hopkins APL Develops Location-Aware Emergency Alert Technology

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 9,  2015 — Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Research Laboratory said it has developed a technology that allows smartphone user to receive accurate location-specific notices from authorities during emergencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Arbitrary-Size Location-Aware Targeting, or ASLAT, works to checks the built-in tracker on mobile devices to determine …

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Johns Hopkins APL Gets NASA Funds for Compact Gamma-Ray Spectrometer

Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory has received $3 million in funds from NASA to advance the development of a miniature, gamma-ray spectrometer for the space agency’s future research missions. APL said Thursday it will collaborate with the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to develop the compact tool, dubbed GeMiNi Plus, …

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James Stavridis Takes Senior Fellow Role at Johns Hopkins APL; Ralph Semmel Comments

Adm. James Stavridis, formerly commander of NATO Forces, has joined Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory as a senior fellow. APL’s senior fellows program works to combine technology and policy in an effort to meet the requirements of U.S. military leaders and government officials, the laboratory said Tuesday. “We are honored to welcome Jim …

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Maria Cimilluca to Head Johns Hopkins APL’s Plant Engineering Services Dept

Maria Cimilluca, a former senior director at Cornell University, has been appointed to lead the plant engineering services department at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. “She brings a wide range of leadership and management experience in facilities planning, maintenance and operations, ” APL Assistant Operations Director Ruth Nimmo said …

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Christine Fox Returns to Johns Hopkins APL as Policy, Analysis Asst Director; Ralph Semmel Comments

Christine Fox, formerly U.S. acting deputy defense secretary, has returned to the The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory as assistant director for policy and analysis. Fox will be responsible for developing outreach programs that are intended to grow the lab’s contributions to national security and space policy strategies development,  APL said Monday. …

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Richard Weaver Appointed Johns Hopkins APL Chief Security Officer; Ralph Semmel Comments

Richard Weaver, a more than 10-year veteran of the National Security Agency, has been appointed chief security officer at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, The government intelligence veteran joined APL in March 2013 as a special adviser and will be responsible for overseeing the nonprofit research lab’s security …

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Michael Ryschkewitsch to Lead Johns Hopkins APL Space Sector; Ralph Semmel Comments

Michael Ryschkewitsch, NASA’s chief engineer, will join Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in January as space sector leader. He will be responsible for some of the lab’s systems engineering work for military and NASA space science programs, APL said Monday. Ralph Semmel, APL director, said Ryschkewitsch will aim to leverage his technical …

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Johns Hopkins APL to Research, Develop Counter-WMD Tech

Johns Hopkins University Applied Research Laboratory has been awarded a $9 million contract from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency to develop technologies that work to counter weapons of mass destruction. The DTRA will issue task orders to JHU/APL through September 2016 under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Monday. JHU/APL will conduct …

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Patrick Gibbons Appointed Johns Hopkins APL Chief Communications Officer

Patrick Gibbons, a 30-year corporate communications veteran, has joined the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory as chief communications officer. Gibbons will manage the lab’s communications and branding strategy and oversee the organization’s office responsible for employee communications, media relations and social media programs, APL said Thursday. He previously served as vice president …

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