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Matthew Wood


Major Matthew Wood is a Royal Australian Electrical and Mechanical Engineer officer currently posted to the Directorate of Land Force Design, Future Land Warfare Branch at Army Headquarters. He is part of a small team focusing on Robotic and Autonomous Systems, Future Power and Energy, and Advanced Manufacturing. The team is currently managing a number of research agreements with universities and various organisations to develop future operating concepts and better understand how emerging technology can enable the future land force. He has filled a broad range of roles across Army combat brigades, supporting brigades and training establishments, and is passionate about advancing capabilities through best use of engineering design and technology.


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Matthew Wood




Australian Army

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