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Christian R Fitzpatrick

Faculty Associate - Research
Computer Science

Phone: (831) 656-6992


Mr. Christian Fitzpatrick (M.S., Modeling and Simulation, Naval Postgraduate School, 2009) is currently a Faculty Associate – Research at the MOVES Institute, Naval Postgraduate School. Within the Department, Mr. Fitzpatrick teaches Advanced Simulation Networking. Prior to joining the Faculty at NPS, Mr. Fitzpatrick served in the Marine Corps as a KC-130 pilot and Air Support Control Officer. After receiving his degree from NPS in 2009, he served at Marine Corps Combat Development Command where he developed scenarios for combat simulations to analyze the Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV) and Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) using DoD-approved tools including COMBATXXI. He also spent 3 years at the Office of Naval Research (ONR) where he served as a Program Manager and established a tactical cyberspace/electronic warfare S&T development program.
NPS Experience
  • 2018 - current: Faculty Associate - Research
Research Interests
Live Virtual Constructive
Combat Modeling
Teaching Interests
Simulation Interoperability