Steven Martens Program Officer, Power, Propulsion and Thermal Management Office of Naval Research

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Dr. Steve Martens is currently the Propulsion, Power and Thermal Management Program Officer at The Office of Naval Research, Code 35 - Aviation, Force Projection and Integrated Defense.  He manages a portfolio of Science and Technology programs to ready new technologies and capabilities for transition to the USN and USMC.  Prior to his current role, Dr. Martens spent 20+ years at GE Aviation and GE Global Research, where he developed a deep technical background in advanced propulsion, inlets and exhausts, unsteady aerodynamics and aeroacoustics.  He holds a MS and PhD in Aerospace Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University.