Eric Barnes is a Northrop Grumman Fellow responsible for Additive Manufacturing at Aeronautics Systems and has led the implementation of polymer and metallic additive manufacturing on multiple platforms at NGC. Previously, Mr. Barnes was the M&P Sector Manager. He has 35 years experience in M&P, Manufacturing R&D, implementation, and production support. Mr. Barnes has managed many DoD contracts in the areas of coatings, composites, automation, drilling, and metals, and worked on the F/A-18, B-2, F-35, TSSAM, Targets, Global Hawk, F-5/T-38, among others. Mr. Barnes holds a B.S., ME and M.S., MS&E from UCLA.