Articles Tagged: Gregory Canavan

Space-Based Missile Defense: Has Its Time Come?

May16 Space-Based Missile Defense: Has Its Time Come? 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Estimates of Performance and Cost for Boost Phase Intercept

With the considerable recent interest in boost phase missile defense, Dr. GregoryCanavan explored the assumptions behind analyses of the cost and performance of boost phase intercept from space.  In doing so, Dr. Canavan showed how an effective space-based defense can be deployed affordably. Dr. Canavan has worked in the area of missile and defense technologies for over twenty-five years.  He has served […]

Boost Phase Missile Defense

Intercepting attacking missiles in the boost phase intercept has the advantage of destroying the missile before the dispersal of its warheads and/or countermeasures in the form of decoys.  Dr. Canavan discussed the desirability and feasibility of achieving boost phase missile defense.  He also reviewed the required technologies and systems. Dr. Canavan has worked in the area of missile and […]

Update on Missile Defense Technology

May22 Update on Missile Defense Technology 12:00 am – 12:00 pm

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