Dr. Roesler is a scientist, team-builder, technology manager and innovator who has specialized in creating change in engineered systems through innovative research programs. He has conceived, initiated and managed numerous programs involving extreme performance in challenging environments, including space systems, robotic naval vehicles, and sensor systems. Key technology leadership accomplishments include DARPA’s space robotic servicing vehicle, an automated design approach for space architectures, ocean energy concepts, acoustics, and marine systems. His work has been featured in widely read journals and has influenced major defense programs. He is a recipient of numerous civilian and military awards.