Lt Martin-Abood received a BS in Electrical Engineering from the United States Air Force Academy in 2018. While pursuing his undergraduate degree he participated in a five week internship at MIT Lincoln Laboratory, building and testing a portable solar power system intended for disaster relief operations. He is currently pursuing a MS in Electrical Engineering at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB), Ohio, studying microelectronics and micro-electromechanical systems. His research is focused on non-planar photolithography and reactive ion etching for additive manufacturing on integrated circuits.
Solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies serve a wide range of applications beyond general terrestrial use, which afford opportunities to enhance the energy resilience and capabilities within 15 Department of Defense (DoD) mission areas. This work highlights the fundamental mechanisms and historical… Read More