The Electronic Warfare Operations branch of the Cyber and Electronic Warfare Division is concerned with techniques, technologies, and systems to detect and defeat threats using the electromagnetic spectrum.
- scientific and technical intelligence to build an understanding of threat development
- testing of electro-optic and radio frequency (RF) threat warnings
- development, testing and validation of electro-optic and RF countermeasures
- development of advanced laser technologies.
The Electronic Warfare Operations branch works closely with a number of client groups, such as the Defence Intelligence Organisation (DIO) and the Joint Electronic Warfare Operational Support Unit (JEWOSU), and includes a significant component of trial activities.