CDR Brent West, USN, PhD
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
United States Naval Academy
105 Maryland Avenue, Mail Stop 14B
Annapolis, MD 21401
Office: Maury Hall, Room 214
Telephone: (410) 293-6178


Dissertation: Dynamical and Radiative Properties of X-Ray Pulsar Accretion Columns - Effects of Gas and Radiation Pressure






Professional Experience

Assistant Professor


Officer-in-Charge and SPAWAR Navy Cyber Lead, National Capital Region


Officer-in-Charge SPAWAR Systems Facility Pacific Guam


JCCS-1 Fielding Engineer

  • Camp Liberty, Baghdad, Iraq
  • February 2009 - December 2009


Research & Development Program Manager


Nuclear Submarine Project Manager

  • December 2003 - September 2006
  • Supervisor for the maintenance and repair of nuclear submarines


International Space Station Flight Controller

  • June 2001 - September 2003





Research and General Interests

Engineering Duty Officer (EDO) Community