Dr. Pegan participated in a Science and Technology Assistance Team (STAT) assigned to assist the U.S. Army’s 25 Infantry Tropic Lighting Infantry during their Pacific Pathways Joint Australian-U.S. Exercise in Queensland, Australia.
Tasks performed included:
1) Identifying places where Science and Technology can assist the U.S. Soldier
2) Serving as a scientific translator between frontline U.S. forces and the numerous laboratories that comprise the U.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command.
3) Building Science and Technology partnerships with Australian Forces