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    Past Event Overview

    SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing is the #1 event for technologies in Defense, Security, Industry, and the Environment, the 2010 meeting concluded Friday 9 April.

    For detailed information about the meeting, see:

  • Onsite News
  • Photo Gallery
  • Technical Program (PDF)
  • Technical Abstracts (PDF)
  • Exhibition Guide (PDF)
  • Invitation from Chairs
  • List of Participants
  • View the conference proceedings in the SPIE Digital Library
  • View the current SPIE Defense, Security and Sensing event webpage

    Notable Speakers:

    Zachary J. Lemnios
    Symposium-wide Plenary Speaker
    Director, Defense Research and Engineering and CTO
    United States Department of Defense

    A. Fenner Milton
    Banquet Speaker
    Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate
    U.S. Army Research, Development & Engineering Command

    John Zolper
    Keynote Industry Speaker
    Vice President, Research and Development
    Raytheon Company

    The technical program focused on the following areas:

    Sensing Systems and Platforms
     •IR, Radar, Passive Millimeter-wave, and Terahertz Imaging
     •Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and Explosives (CBRNE)
     •Cyber Sensing
     •NEW - Energy Harvesting
     •Laser Sensors and Systems
     •Unmanned, Robotic, and Layered Systems • Displays • Space Technologies and Operations • Sensing and Systems including Fiber Optics
    Sensor and Data Analysis
     •Image and Data Processing • Visual Analytics Situation Management • Information Systems and Networks

    Symposium Chairs and Committee Members:

    Michael Eismann
    Technical Advisor
    Electro-Optics Sensor Technology Div.
    Air Force Research Lab.
    2010 Symposium Chair
    William Jeffrey
    President and CEO
    HRL Labs., LLC
    2010 Symposium Cochair

    DSS 2010 Steering Committee
    Michael T. Eismann, Symposium Chair, Air Force Research Lab.
    William Jeffrey, Symposium Cochair, HRL Labs., LLC
    Kevin G. Harding, GE Global Research
    Ray O. Johnson, Lockheed Martin Corp.
    Robert A. Lieberman, Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc.
    Paul F. McManamon, Retired, Air Force Research Lab.
    John M. Pellegrino, Army Research Lab.

    Technical Conference Chairs
    Sos S. Agaian, The Univ. of Texas at San Antonio
    F. Jack Agee, Rice Univ.
    Bjørn F. Andresen, Elbit Systems Electro-Optics ElOp Ltd. (Israel)
    Mehdi Anwar, Univ. of Connecticut
    Robert A. Arnone, Naval Research Lab.
    Kenneth L. Bernier, The Boeing Co.
    Manfred G. Bester, Univ. of California, Berkeley
    Brandon W. Blackburn, Raytheon Co.
    Misty Blowers, Air Force Research Lab.
    Karl S. Booksh, Univ. of Delaware
    Howard E. Brandt, Army Research Lab.
    Jerome J. Braun, MIT Lincoln Lab.
    J. Thomas Broach, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
    Christopher D. Brown, Ahura Scientific, Inc.
    James A. Buford, Missile Defense Agency
    John F. Buford, Avaya Labs.
    Joe C. Campbell, Univ. of Virginia
    Edward M. Carapezza, Univ. of Connecticut and DARPA
    David P. Casasent, Carnegie Mellon Univ.
    Kaunglin Chao, USDA Agricultural Research Service
    Tien-Hsin Chao, Jet Propulsion Lab.
    David B. Chenault, Polaris Sensor Technologies, Inc.
    Steven L. Chodos, The Boeing Co.
    Joseph Lee Cox, Missile Defense Agency
    Richard A. Crocombe, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
    Thomas W. Crowe, Virginia Diodes, Inc.
    Brian M. Cullum, Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore County
    Peter J. Delfyett, College of Optics and Photonics, Univ. of Central Florida
    Daniel D. Desjardins, Air Force Research Lab. Space Vehicles Directorate
    Nibir K. Dhar, Microelectronics Technology Office/DARPA
    Sohail A. Dianat, Rochester Institute of Technology
    Ralph B. Dinwiddie, Oak Ridge National Lab.
    Armin W. Doerry, Sandia National Labs.
    Eric J. Donkor, Univ. of Connecticut
    Oliver E. Drummond, Consulting Engineer
    Mark A. Druy, Physical Sciences Inc.
    Henry H. Du, Stevens Institute of Technology
    Mark Dubinskii, Army Research Lab.
    Achyut Kumar Dutta, Banpil Photonics, Inc.
    John Erickson, Sensors Directorate, Air Force Research Lab.
    Xudong Fan, Univ. of Michigan
    Nicholas F. Fell, Army Research Lab.
    Wolfgang  Fink, California Institute of Technology
    Augustus Way Fountain, U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Ctr.
    Gabor F. Fulop, Maxtech International, Inc.
    Douglas W. Gage, XPM Technologies
    Frederick D. Garber, Wright State Univ.
    Patrick J. Gardner, Western Carolina Univ.
    Günter Gauglitz, Univ. Tübingen (Germany)
    Thomas George, ViaLogy PLC
    Grant R. Gerhart, U.S. Army Tank-Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Ctr.
    G. Charmaine Gilbreath, Naval Research Lab.
    Dennis H. Goldstein, Polaris Sensor Technologies, Inc.
    Jeff J. Güell, The Boeing Co.
    Craig S. Halvorson, Lawrence Livermore National Lab.
    Russell S. Harmon, U.S. Army Research Office
    Paul R. Havig, Air Force Research Lab.
    Chadwick Todd Hawley, National Signature Program
    Michael J. Hayduk, Air Force Research Lab.
    Daniel J. Henry, Goodrich ISR Systems, Barrington
    John H. Holloway, Naval Surface Warfare Ctr., Panama City
    Gerald C. Holst, JCD Publishing
    Weilin (Will) Hou, Naval Research Lab.
    M. Saif Islam, Univ. of California, Davis
    Mark A. Itzler, Princeton Lightwave, Inc.
    Gabriel Jakobson, Altusys Corp.
    Sabah A. Jassim, Univ. of Buckingham (United Kingdom)
    Bahram Javidi, Univ. of Connecticut
    Ivan Kadar, Interlink Systems Sciences, Inc.
    Gary W. Kamerman, FastMetrix, Inc.
    Alex A. Kazemi, ARK International
    Eric J. Kelmelis, EM Photonics, Inc.
    Moon S. Kim, USDA Agricultural Research Service
    Michael A. Kolodny, Army Research Lab.
    Keith A. Krapels, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
    Paul E. Lewis, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
    Robert A. Lieberman, Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc.
    Arttu Luukanen, MilliLab (Finland)
    Abhijit Mahalanobis, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
    Peter L. Marasco, Air Force Research Lab.
    Alexis Mendez, MCH Engineering LLC
    Robert Lee Murrer, Millennium Engineering and Integration Co.
    Mark A. Neifeld, The Univ. of Arizona
    Paul R. Norton, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
    Teresa H. O'Donnell, Air Force Research Lab.
    Andrew R. Pirich, ACP Consulting
    D. Marshall Porterfield, Purdue Univ.
    Stephen G. Post, Missile Defense Agency
    Salil Prabhakar, DigitalPersona, Inc.
    Kevin L. Priddy, Air Force Research Lab.
    Zia-Ur Rahman, Old Dominion Univ.
    Kenneth I. Ranney, Army Research Lab.
    Stephen E. Reichenbach, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln
    William Ribarsky, The Univ. of North Carolina at Charlotte
    Arun A. Ross, West Virginia Univ.
    Firooz A. Sadjadi, Lockheed Martin Maritime Systems & Sensors
    Morteza Safai, The Boeing Co.
    Sylvia S. Shen, The Aerospace Corp.
    Charles M. Shoemaker, General Dynamics Robotic Systems
    Jung-Young Son, Daegu Univ. (Korea, Republic of)
    Šárka O. Southern, Gaia Medical Institute
    Earl J. Spillar, Air Force Research Lab.
    Raja Suresh, General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems
    Venkataraman S. Swaminathan, U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command
    Harold H. Szu, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
    John Tudor Thomas, General Dynamics Canada Ltd. (Canada)
    Linda M. Wasiczko Thomas, Naval Research Lab.
    William E. Thompson, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
    William J. Tolone, The Univ. of North Carolina at Charlotte
    Shu-I Tu, USDA Agricultural Research Service
    Monte D. Turner, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
    B. V. K. Vijaya Kumar, Carnegie Mellon Univ.
    Tuan Vo-Dinh, Duke Univ.
    Anbo Wang, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ.
    Priyalal S. Wijewarnasuriya, Army Research Lab.
    David A. Wikner, Army Research Lab.
    Hai Xiao, Missouri Univ. of Science and Technology
    Edmund G. Zelnio, Air Force Research Lab.
    Michael D. Zoltowski, Purdue Univ.