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The Directed Energy Professional Society (DEPS) fosters research and development in directed energy (DE), including high energy laser (HEL) and high power microwave (HPM) technologies, for national defense and civilian applications through professional communication and education. More about DE programs, DEPS, and other DE organizations.


The Election of 2014 DEPS Board of Directors is now open. The slate of candidates is listed below. DEPS Members may review the candidates here and then cast your vote by submitting this online ballot. Balloting will close on 24 November.

  • Steve Calico, Lockheed Martin
  • Diana Loree, AFRL/RD
  • Jeff Maloney, L3 IOS Brashear
  • Kelly McDonald, NAWCWD
  • Sean Ross, AFRL/RD
  • Harold Schall, Boeing
  • Note that member login in required for voting. If you need help with your login, please contact

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    Call for Papers

       Annual Directed Energy Symposium, 2-5 March, 2015, Anaheim, CA
       Directed Energy Education Workshop, 5 March, 2015, Anaheim, CA

    Applications to Exhibit

       Now accepting exhibit applications for the Annual Directed Energy Symposium, to be held 2-5 March 2015 in Anaheim, California.


    Recent DEPS Publications
    These and more available from the Online Store.
    2014 Annual Directed Energy Symposium
    2014 SSDLTR Technical Digest
    Books & Journal
    DEPS Member books...
    Journal of Directed Energy, Vol.5,No.2, Winter 2014


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    Last updated: 30 October 2014