William Bagley

William Bagley directs energetics and explosives research programs for the Johns Hopkins University Whiting School of Engineering’s Energetics Research Group. He conducts research into new mission areas and sponsors within the field of energetics, and provides strategic coordination to multiple interdisciplinary technical teams primarily focused on safety related to improvised and homemade explosives. Bill also serves as the Principal Technical Representative to the Joint Army Navy NASA Air Force (JANNAF) Interagency Propulsion Committee’s Safety & Environmental Protection Subcommittee and co-chairs the JANNAF HME Mission Area. His previous roles include EOD subject matter expert to the U.S. Army Material Command Material Assessment and Review Board, an internationally recognized, inter-agency safety board tasked with the disposition of recovered chemical warfare materials and the U.S. Navy Expeditionary Forces’ Counter Explosives Exploitation Cell (CEXC) Triage NCOIC, supporting the collection, assessment and exploitation of IED components as part of a forward-deployed, multi-national, multi-discipline agency on the forefront of the counter-IED fight.