Lawrence Fan

Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Division
Program Manager – Joint Fuze Technology Program, Program Manager (A) – Joint Enhanced Munitions Technology Program
2021 Insensitive Munitions & Energetic Materials (IMEM) Technology Symposium

Mr. Lawrence Fan is a program manager for DoD fuzing and munitions technology and development programs.  Mr. Fan is based out of the Energetics Technology Department at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Division.  Since entering government service in 1990, he has supported fuzing development for gun projectile, mine clearance and torpedo applications. He has headed several fuze R&D projects including the development of the S&A Device for the Navy’s Countermeasure Anti-Torpedo Torpedo.  Since 2010, Mr. Fan has served as the program manager for the OUSD Research and Engineering (R&E) Joint Fuze Technology Program (JFTP).  In 2020, Mr. Fan assumed the Program Manager (Acting) duties for the OUSD R&E Joint Enhanced Munitions Technology Program (JEMTP). The JFTP and JEMTP invests and executes 6.2 and 6.3 munitions technology projects with a focus on pervasive DoD needs.  Mr. Fan is also the Navy lead in the DoD Fuze IPT which supports Department fuzing R&D, acquisition, policy and industrial base issues.