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Below is a list of SAB studies conducted since 2000.  Earlier studies are listed here.

Electronic copies of the reports from these SAB studies can be obtained from the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) website by clicking on the  DTIC link. If there is no DTIC link associated with the study you are interested in, please search the DTIC website for the SAB source code (317900), study title, or you may check back here for updated links.  Registration on DTIC's website may be required for access to reports, http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/index.html.

tab2016 Studies 
Data Analytics to Support Operational Decision Making
Chair: Dr. David McQueeney
Vice-Chair: Dr. Michael Bear


Responding to Uncertain or Adaptive Threats in Electronic Warfare
Chair: Dr. John Fratamico
Vice-Chair: Mr. Moise Solomon


Airspace Surveillance to Support A2/AD Operations
Chair: Dr. Llewellyn (Doc) Dougherty
Vice-Chair: Dr. Melissa Choi


Quick Look - Directed Energy Maturity for Airborne Self-Defense Applications
Chair: Dr. Iain Boyd
Vice-Chair: Mrs. Natalie Crawford


FY16 TORS

tab2015 Studies 
Cyber Vulnerabilities of Embedded Systems on Air And Space Systems
Chair: Dr. James Chow
Vice-Chair: Dr. Leo Kempel
Study Abstract

Enhanced Utility of Unmanned Air Vehicles In Contested and Denied Environments
Chair: Dr. Bill Tedeschi
Vice-Chair: Gen Donald Hoffman, USAF (Ret)
Study Abstract

Utility of Quantum Systems for the Air Force
Chair: Dr. Lawrence Candell
Vice-Chair: Dr. Jonathan How
Study Abstract


FY15 TORS

tab2014 Studies  
Defense of USAF Forward Bases
Chair: Dr. Glenn Mitzel 
Vice-Chair: Dr. Chris Eick

Study Abstract

Nuclear Command, Control, and Communications
Chair: Dr. Richard Games
Vice-Chair: Mr. Richard Reinke
Study Abstract


Technology Readiness for Hypersonic Vehicles
Chair: Dr. Iain Boyd
Vice-Chair: Dr. Robert Braun
Study Abstract


Combating Sexual Assault in the Air force
Chair: Dr. Robert Foster
Vice-Chair: Dr. Terry von Thaden
Study Abstract


FY14 TORS

tab2013 Studies 
Airborne Networking and Communications for Contested Environments
Chair: Dr. James S. Chow
Vice-Chair: Dr. Nils R. Sandell, Jr
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Study Abstract

Electro-Optical/Infrared (EO/IR) and Laser Threat Warning and Countermeasures
Chair: Mr. Lawrence M. Candell
Vice-Chair: Dr. Susan Houde-Walter

Study Abstract

Microsatellite Mission Applications
Chair: Dr. Charles L. Gustafson
Vice-Chair: Dr. John C. Zolper

Study Abstract
DTIC link


FY13 TORs

tab2012 Studies 
Cyber Situational Awareness
Chair: Dr. Werner J. A. Dahm
Vice-Chair: Dr. Douglas C. Schmidt

Study Abstract
DTIC link

Extended Uses of AFSPC Sensors
Chair: Dr. John S. Stadler
Vice-Chair: Mr. James F. Carlini

Study Abstract

Non-Traditional ISR for Contested Environments
Chair: Dr. Ronald P. Fuchs
Vice-Chair: Dr. Nils R. Sandell, Jr.

Study Abstract


FY12 TORs

tab2011 Studies 
Aircraft Oxygen Generation (Quick Look)
Chair: General Gregory S. Martin, USAF (Ret)
Vice-Chair: Lieutenant General George K. Muellner, USAF (Ret)

DTIC link ADA567568

Munitions for the 2025+ Environment and Force Structure
Chair: Dr. Ronald P. Fuchs
Vice-Chair: Dr. William T. Carpenter


Sensor Data Exploitation
Chair: Dr. John W. McLean
Vice-Chair: Mr. Howard K. Schue

DTIC link

Sustaining Air Force Aging Aircraft into the 21st Century
Chair: Dr. Alan C. Eckbreth
Vice-Chair: Mr. Charles R. Saff

Study Abstract
DTIC link ADA562696


FY11 TORs

tab2010 Studies 
The Future of Launch Vehicle Systems for the United States Air Force
Chair: Dr. Ann R. Karagozian
Vice-Chair: Dr. Michael L. Yarymovych

Study Abstract
DTIC link

Next Generation Electronic Warfare
Chair: Mr. Bruce L. Johnson
Vice-Chair: Ms. Heidi Shyu


Operating Next-Generation Remotely Piloted Aircraft for Irregular Warfare
Chair: Dr. Greg L. Zacharias
Vice-Chair: Dr. Mark T. Maybury

Study Abstract
DTIC link

Test Range Compatibility II (Quicklook)
Chair: Dr. Eliahu H. Niewood
Vice Chair: Dr. Jerry L. McDowell


Test Range Security
Chair: Mr. Howard K. Schue
Vice-Chair: Dr. Eliahu H. Niewood



FY10 TORs

tab2009 Studies 
Alternative Sources of Energy for U.S. Air Force Bases
Chair: Dr. Michael J. Sailor
Vice-Chair: Dr. Joan B. Woodard

Study Abstract
DTIC link  ADA593049 

Rapid On-Orbit Checkout of Space Systems
Chair: Dr. Rami R. Razouk
Vice-Chair: Mr. Howard K. Schue

Study Abstract

Test Range Compatibility (Quicklook)
Chair: Dr. Eliahu H. Niewood
Vice Chair: Dr. Jerry L. McDowell


Virtual Training Technologies
Chair: Dr. David M. Van Wie
Vice-Chair: Dr. Greg L. Zacharias

Study Abstract
DTIC link


FY09 TORs

tab2008 Studies 
Airborne Tactical Laser Feasibility for Gunship Operations
Chair: Dr. Hsiao-hua K. Burke
Vice-Chair: Dr. Michael J. Sailor

Study Abstract
DTIC link

Defending and Operating in a Contested Cyber Domain
Chair: Dr. Janos Sztipanovits
Vice-Chair: Dr. Alexander H. Levis

Study Abstract
DTIC link

Implications of Spectrum Management for the Air Force
Chair: Dr. Werner J. A. Dahm
Vice-Chair: Dr. Eliahu H. Niewood

DTIC link

Kinetic Precision Effects
Chair: Dr. Alan C. Eckbreth
Vice-Chair: Dr. Robert E. Peterkin

Study Abstract
DTIC link


FY08 TORs

tab2007 Studies 
Aircraft Operation in GPS-Jammed Environments (Quicklook)
Chair: Dr. John W. Betz

Implications of Cyber Warfare
Chair: Mr. Thomas F. Saunders
Vice-Chair: Dr. Alexander H. Levis

DTIC link

Operational Utility of Small Satellites
Chair: Dr. John C. Brock
Vice-Chair: Dr. Michael L. Yarymovych

DTIC link

Theater Ballistic Missile Assessment
Chair: Dr. James D. Beason
Vice-Chair: Mr. Timothy M. Bonds


Thermal Management Technology Solutions
Chair: Dr. Werner J. A. Dahm
Vice-Chair: Mr. Edsel R. Glasgow

DTIC link

Use and Sustainment of Composites in Aircraft
Chair: Dr. Roger T. Howe
Vice-Chair: Mr. Philip L. Soucy

DTIC link


FY07 TORs

tab2006 Studies 
Air Defense Against Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)
Co-Chair: Dr. Jerry Krassner
Co-Chair: Dr. Peter R. Worch

DTIC link

Space Survivability
Chair: Dr. Grant H. Stokes
Vice-Chair: Mr. Howard K. Schue

DTIC link ADA586574

System-Level Experimentation
Co-Chair: Dr. Stephen E. Cross
Co-Chair: Mr. Scott D. Fouse

DTIC link ADA463950

Technology Options for Improved Air Vehicle Fuel Efficiency
Chair: Dr. Ann R. Karagozian
DTIC link ADA456127


FY06 TORs

tab2005 Studies 
Academic Audit of AFIT Programs in Systems Engineering (Quicklook)
Chair: Dr. Richard M. Murray
DTIC link ADA435723

Air Force Operations in Urban Environments
Chair: Mr. Wallace J. Hoff
Vice-Chair: Lieutenant General Malcolm R. O'Neill, US Army (Ret)

DTIC link Volume 1 ADA442221    Volume 2 DTIC link

Automatic Target Recognition (Quick Look)
Chair: Dr. Llewellyn S. Dougherty

Domain Integration
Co-Chair: Dr. Alexander H. Levis
Co-Chair: Dr. Peter R. Worch

DTIC link ADA442613

Persistence at "Near Space" Altitudes (Quick Look)
Chair: Dr. Ann R. Karagozian
DTIC link

System-of-Systems Engineering for Air Force Capability Development (Quick Look)
Chair: Mr. Thomas F. Saunders
DTIC link ADA442612


FY05 TORs

tab2004 Studies 
Human-System Integration in Air Force Weapon Systems Development and Acquisition (Quick Look)
Co-Chair: Mr. Jeffery B. Erickson
Co-Chair: Dr. Greg L. Zacharias

DTIC link

Military Applications of High Power Microwaves (Quicklook)
Chair: Mr. John R. Albertine

Networking to Enable Coalition Operations
Chair: Mr. Howard K. Schue
Vice-Chair: Dr. Peter R. Worch

DTIC link ADA437922

Operationalizing Space Launch
Chair: Dr. Wanda M. Austin
Chair: Mr. John R. Albertine

DTIC link


FY04 TORs

tab2003 Studies 
CONOPS and Technology to Support Long-Range Strike Operations
Chair: Mrs. Natalie W. Crawford

SAB Introspective (Quicklook)
Chair: Dr. Louis S. Metzger

Technology for Machine-to-Machine Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Integration
Chair: Dr. Llewellyn S. Dougherty
Vice-Chair: Mr. Thomas F. Saunders

DTIC link ADA438892

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Perspective: Effects, Capabilities, and Technologies
Chair: Dr. Ray O. Johnson
Vice-Chair: Lieutenant General Malcolm R. O'Neill, US Army (Ret)

DTIC link Volume 0 ADA426998   Volume 1 ADA438893
tab2002 Studies 
Assessment of AFRL Space Capability Protection Study (Quick Look)
Chair: Dr. Thomas A. Brackey

Immediate Attack Deep in Hostile Territory
Chair: Mr. Theodore Wong
Vice-Chair: Lieutenant General Everett H. Pratt Jr., USAF (Ret)

DTIC link

Predictive Battlespace Awareness to Improve Military Effectiveness
Chair: Major General George B. Harrison, USAF (Ret)
Vice-Chair: Dr. Ray O. Johnson

DTIC link

Task Force on the Threat of Asymmetric Attack
Chair: Vice Admiral David E. Frost, USN (Ret)

tab2001 Studies 
Availability and Survivability of Militarily Relevant Commercial Space Systems
Chair: Dr. Daniel E. Hastings
Vice-Chair: Mr. Jeffrey E. Grant

DTIC link

Database Migration for Command and Control
Chair: Dr. James A. Hendler
Vice-Chair: Dr. Bhavani M. Thuraisingham

DTIC link ADA412520

Sensor Technology for Difficult Targets
Chair: Dr. Antonio F. Pensa
Vice-Chair: Major General George B. Harrison, USAF (Ret)

DTIC link
tab2000 Studies 
Air Force Command and Control: The Path Ahead
Chair: Dr. Peter R. Worch Study
Vice-Chair: Gen James P. McCarthy, USAF, (Ret)

DTIC link  Volume 1 ADA411932   Volume 2 ADA437775

Electronic Combat Integrated Test (Quick Look)
Chair: Major General George B. Harrison, USAF (Ret)

Science & Technology and the Air Force Vision: Achieving a More Effective S&T Program
Chair: Dr. W. Ballhaus, Jr.
Vice-Chair: Mr. J. Grant

DTIC link ADA412995

USAF Battlelabs (Quick Look)
Chair: Maj Gen Donald L. Lamberson, USAF, (Ret)
DTIC link ADA412007

Why and Whither Hypersonics Research in the US Air Force
Chair: Dr. Ronald Fuchs
DTIC link  ADA387782

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