Brian Argrow is Professor of Aerospace Engineering Sciences, former Associate Dean for Education for the College of Engineering and Applied Science, and RECUV cofounder and director emeritus. Professor Argrow received his PhD in aerospace engineering from the University of Oklahoma in 1989, where he was a NSF Graduate Research Fellow. His current research includes small UAS design and the integration of these aircraft into the National Airspace System, and research focused on rarefied gas dynamics and satellite drag. He has received numerous teaching and education awards including the 1995 W.M. Keck Foundation Award for Excellence in Engineering Education, and in 2000 he was named a University of Colorado President's Teaching Scholar. In 2007 Professor Argrow co-chaired the first Symposium for Civilian Applications of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (CAUAS), and he has co-chaired three workshops on research directions for the integration of UAS into the National Airspace System, sponsored by NSF, FAA, DHS, AIAA, and AUVSI. He is an associate fellow of AIAA and past chair of the AIAA Unmanned Systems Program Committee. In 2009 he completed four years of service on the USAF Scientific Advisory Board. He has also served on several NASA and NOAA advisory and review boards.