Christopher Mouton is a senior engineer working primarily on Special Mission Analysis within RAND’s National Security Research Division. He is also a professor at the Pardee RAND Graduate School.
Mouton has expertise in analysis of alternatives, force structure analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR), personnel recovery, and special operations. His recent work has focused on next-generation ISR capabilities for U.S. Special Operations Command, cost-effective ways for the U.S. Africa Command to improve personnel recovery, and developing a roadmap to modernize Afghan aviation.
Russell Hanson, Christopher A. Mouton, Adam R. Grissom, John P. Godges, COVID-19 Air Traffic Visualization: A New Tool Helps Analyze Commercial Air Travel Involving Infected Passengers, RAND Corporation (RR-A248-1), 2020
Christopher A. Mouton, Adam R. Grissom, Preparing for "Post-ISIL" Access Challenges: Robust Basing to Support Operations Against Nonstate Adversaries, RAND Corporation (RR-2493), 2018
Christopher A. Mouton John P. Godges, Timelines for Reaching Injured Personnel in Africa, RAND Corporation (RR-1536-OSD), 2016
Christopher A. Mouton and Hans G. Hornung, "Experiments on the Mechanism of Inducing Transition between Regular and Mach Reflection," Physics of Fluids, 20(12), 2008
Christopher A. Mouton and Hans G. Hornung, "Mach Stem Height and Growth Rate Predictions," AIAA Journal, 45(9), 2007