Dr. Carl Oros is a faculty associate researcher in the Department of Information Sciences (IS) at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) and serves as the Associate Director for the NPS Consortium for Robotics and Unmanned Systems Education and Research (CRUSER). Carl is a retired Marine Corps assault support helicopter pilot and holds Master degrees from the USMC Command & Staff College and the NPS. Prior to retiring in 2009, he served as Military Faculty in the IS Dept. (2004-2009) and ultimately as the NPS Senior Marine Corps Representative (2007-2009). Since 2003, Carl has been actively engaged in tactical networking and command & control related research and has served as the Principle Investigator for several USMC funded research projects and as Co-Investigator/Co-Researcher for the Tactical Network Testbed (TNT) and Joint Interagency Field Experimentation (JIFX) programs. His current research is focused on the biological aspects of information.