Dr. Henric Östmark has worked for the Swedish Defence Research Agency, FOI since 1984. He is currently the Director of Research for Energetic Materials. He has a Master of Science in Engendering Physics from Lund’s Institute of Technology and a PhD in Physical Chemistry from the Royal Institute of Technology. He has a military background as a Major in the Royal Engineers of the Swedish Armed Forces. Dr Östmark is a European expert on Security of Explosives with long experience in the field. He is responsible for the coordination of FOIs activity in this area were FOI has lead number of FP7 project e.g. LOTUS, PREVAIL, EMPHASIS, HYPERION, EXPEDIA and SUBCOP.