Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
Robert Koon received his M.S. in Materials Engineering in 1995 and B.S. in Chemistry/Materials Science in 1986 at the University of California, Los Angeles. Bob is a Fellow at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company in Materials and Processes for Advanced Development Programs where he specializes in automated fiber placement, low-cost composite fabrication techniques, computational methods and aircraft polymer coatings. Bob has managed Advanced Materials and Structures organizations and development programs at both Lockheed Martin in Marietta, GA where he has worked for 24 years, and at Northrop Grumman in Los Angeles, CA where he began his aerospace work in 1985.