McGill professor conducted missile guidance research for Lockheed Martin, Israel

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Israel’s “Iron Dome” missile defense system

Demilitarize McGill is publishing new findings today on a previously unreported, potentially ongoing collaboration between McGill, a missile manufacturer, and Israeli military researchers. A research team revolving around Professor Hannah Michalska in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering obtained contracts with Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) and collaborated with Lockheed Martin, one’s of the world’s largest defence contractors, as well as military researchers at the Technion in Israel, to pursue numerous research projects on “tracking of maneuvering targets”, with direct application to guided missile technology. Read more here.

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