About the Sensors Directorate (RY)

AFRL Sensors Directorate ShieldThe Air Force Research Laboratory's Sensors Directorate mission is to lead the discovery and development of future capabilities, providing integrated Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR), combat identification, and spectrum warfare effects.

Our scientists discover new applications for radar and electro-optic sensors that give our country an undeniable mission advantage.

AFRL/RY Leadership

Amanda GentryMs. Amanda Gentry, a member of the Senior Executive Service, is the Director of the Sensors Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. The directorate ensures America's air, space, and cyber forces have superior Air Force intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, precision engagement, and electronic warfare systems capabilities by developing, demonstrating and transitioning advanced sensors and sensing technologies. Full Biography