Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
20 - 24 April 2015
Conference 9467
Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VII
Monday - Friday 20 - 24 April 2015
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Conference Chairs
Program Committee
  • Roger Appleby, Queen's Univ. Belfast (United Kingdom)
  • Debjyoti Banerjee, Texas A&M Univ. (United States)
  • Michael P. Buric, National Energy Technology Lab. (United States)
  • Richard Conroy, National Institutes of Health (United States)
  • Ertugrul Cubukcu, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States)
  • Aykutlu Dana, Bilkent Univ. (Turkey)
  • Nibir K. Dhar, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate (United States)
  • Muhammad M. Hussain, King Abdullah Univ. of Science and Technology (Saudi Arabia)
  • Matthew E. L. Jungwirth, Honeywell Defense and Space Electronic Systems (United States)
  • Anupama B. Kaul, National Science Foundation (United States)
  • Christopher M. Kroninger, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States)
  • Susan M. Maley, U.S. Dept. of Energy (United States)
  • Michael C. McAlpine, Princeton Univ. (United States)

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  • Parvaneh Mokarian-Tabari, Univ. College Coek (Ireland)
  • William D. Nothwang, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States)
  • Stergios J. Papadakis, Johns Hopkins Univ. Applied Physics Lab., LLC (United States)
  • Michael K. Rafailov, The Reger Group (United States)
  • Bilge Saruhan-Brings, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (Germany)
  • Antonio Sastre, National Institutes of Health (United States)
  • Noriko Satake, UC Davis Medical Ctr. (United States)
  • Sivalingam Sivananthan, Univ. of Illinois at Chicago (United States)
  • Andre U. Sokolnikov, Visual Solutions and Applications (United States)
  • Kyung-Ah Son, HRL Labs., LLC (United States)
  • Thomas G. Thundat, Univ. of Alberta (Canada)
  • Richard Vaia, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
  • Christopher C. Wilcox, U.S. Naval Research Lab. (United States)
  • Joyce Wong, Schlumberger Ltd. (United States), California Institute of Technology (United States)
  • Eui-Hyeok Yang, Stevens Institute of Technology (United States)

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Information
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Monday 20 April Show All Abstracts
Session 1:
Flexible, Stretchable, Transient Electronics: What's Next?
Monday 20 April 2015
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Muhammad M. Hussain, King Abdullah Univ. of Science and Technology (Saudi Arabia)
Epidermal and bioresorbable electronic systems for clinical medicine (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-1
Author(s): John A. Rogers, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (United States)
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Edible Electronics: materials and devices for next-generation medical implants (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-2
Author(s): Christopher J. Bettinger, Carnegie Mellon Univ. (United States)
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A strategy for establishing stable contact between machine/biological tissue (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-3
Author(s): Sungwon Lee, The Univ. of Tokyo (Japan)
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Molecularly stretchable electronics for mechanically robust and wearable semiconductor devices (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-4
Author(s): Darren J. Lipomi, Univ. of California, San Diego (United States)
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Soft Electronics: current trends and future challenges (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-5
Author(s): Rebecca K. Kramer, Purdue Univ. (United States)
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Liquid metals as ultra-stretchable, soft, and shape reconfigurable conductors (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-6
Author(s): Michael D. Dickey, North Carolina State Univ. (United States)
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Transformational electronics are now reconfiguring (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-7
Author(s): Muhammad M. Hussain, Jhonathan Rojas, Galo Torres Sevilla, Aftab Hussain, Sally Ahmed, Joanna Nassar, Rabab Bahabry, Arwa Kutbee, Bidoor Alsaif, Amani Almuslem, Nasir Alfaraj, Meshal Alawein, King Abdullah Univ. of Science and Technology (Saudi Arabia)
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Low cost, high throughput cut-and-paste manufacture of multifunctional epidermal electronic systems (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-8
Author(s): Nanshu Lu, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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Flexible phosphorene devices and circuits (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-9
Author(s): Weinan Zhu, Deji Akinwande, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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Transfer printing methods for fabricating nanowire devices on diverse substrates (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-10
Author(s): Xiaolin Zheng, Stanford Univ. (United States)
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High performance biointegrated electronic devices (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-11
Author(s): Dae-Hyeong Kim, Donghee Son, Jaemin Kim, Seoul National Univ. (Korea, Republic of)
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Paper electronics: the next flexible, foldable,and stretchable electronics (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-12
Author(s): Jr-Hau He, King Abdullah Univ. of Science and Technology (Saudi Arabia); Der-Hsien Lien, Po-Kang Yang, National Taiwan Univ. (Taiwan); Chun-Ho Lin, King Abdullah Univ. of Science and Technology (Saudi Arabia)
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Lunch Break 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Session 2:
Low-Intensity Energy Delivery for Biomodulation I: Joint Session with Conferences 9467 and 9460
Monday 20 April 2015
1:30 PM - 3:10 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Richard Conroy, National Institutes of Health (United States)
20 kHz ultrasound assisted treatment of chronic wounds with concurrent optic monitoring (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-13
Author(s): Peter A. Lewin, Christopher R. Bawiec, Youhan Sunny, Joshua A. Samuels, Drexel Univ. (United States); Michael S. Weingarten, Drexel Univ. College of Medicine (United States); Leonid A. Zubkov, Drexel Univ. (United States); David J. Margolis, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States); Michael T. Neidrauer, Drexel Univ. (United States)
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Guiding tissue regeneration in vitro and in vivo with ultrasound technologies (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-14
Author(s): Diane Dalecki, Denise C. Hocking, Univ. of Rochester (United States)
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Ultrasound induced neurostimulation (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-15
Author(s): Randy L. King, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (United States)
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Targeted delivery of GABA via ultrasound-induced blood-brain barrier disruption blocks somatosensory-evoked potentials (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-16
Author(s): Nathan McDannold, Yongzhi Zhang, Chanikarn Power, Costas Arvanitis, Natalia Vykhodtseva, Brigham and Women's Hospital (United States); Margaret Livingstone, Harvard Medical School (United States)
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Ultrasound-based biomodulation mechanisms, devices and applications in medicine (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-17
Author(s): George K. Lewis, ZetrOZ, Inc. (United States)
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Session 3:
Low-intensity Energy Delivery for Biomodulation II: Joint Session with Conferences 9467 and 9460
Monday 20 April 2015
3:40 PM - 4:40 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Richard Conroy, National Institutes of Health (United States)
Antimicrobial blue light therapy for microbial wound infections (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-18
Author(s): Tianhong Dai, Massachusetts General Hospital (United States), Harvard Medical School (United States)
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Therapeutic efficacy of photobiomodulation for the treatment of autoimmune demyelination (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-19
Author(s): Jeri-Anne Lyons, Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (United States)
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Red/near-infrared light-emitting diode therapy for traumatic brain injury (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-20
Author(s): Margaret A. Naeser, VA Boston Healthcare System (United States); Paula I. Martin, Michael Ho, Maxine H. Krengel, Yelena Bogdanova, VA Boston Healthcare System (United States), Boston Univ. School of Medicine (United States); Jeffrey A. Knight, VA Boston Healthcare System (United States); Megan K. Yee, VA Boston Healthcare System (United States), Boston Univ. School of Public Health (United States); Ross Zafonte, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital (United States), Harvard Medical School (United States); Judith A. Frazier, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital (United States); Michael R. Hamblin, Wellman Ctr. for Photomedicine (United States), Harvard Medical School (United States); Bang-Bon Koo, Boston Univ. (United States)
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Tuesday 21 April Show All Abstracts
Session 4:
Beyond Graphene Layered Materials and Devices
Tuesday 21 April 2015
8:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Van der Waals Solids: materials properties, synthesis and device applications (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-21
Author(s): Anupama B. Kaul, The Univ. of Texas at El Paso (United States)
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Beyond graphene layered materials and devices (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-22
Author(s): Joshua A. Robinson, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)
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Synthesis, properties, and applications of group IV graphane analogues (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-23
Author(s): Joshua Goldberger, The Ohio State Univ. (United States)
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Phase engineering in 2D materials (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-24
Author(s): Manish Chhowalla, Rutgers, The State Univ. of New Jersey (United States)
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Challenges and opportunities in 2D crystals: graphene and beyond (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-25
Author(s): Huili G. Xing, Cornell Univ. (United States), Univ. of Notre Dame (United States)
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Session 5:
Graphene and 2D Electronics and Optoelectronics
Tuesday 21 April 2015
10:20 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Kyung-Ah Son, HRL Labs., LLC (United States)
2D electronic materials for army applications (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-26
Author(s): Philip Perconti, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States)
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Two-dimensional materials synthesis and integration for low power and high frequency devices (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-27
Author(s): Joshua A. Robinson, Suman Datta, The Pennsylvania State Univ. (United States)
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Increasing the lego of 2D electronics materials: silicene and germanene, graphene's new synthetic cousins (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-28
Author(s): Guy Le Lay, Aix-Marseille Univ. (France)
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High-speed nanoelectronics based on graphene and beyond (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-29
Author(s): Shu-Jen Han, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Ctr. (United States)
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Graphene and beyond: two-dimensional materials for transistor applications (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-30
Author(s): Frank Schwierz, Technische Univ. Ilmenau (Germany)
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2D materials for high-performance electronic, photonic and sensing applications (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-31
Author(s): Steven J. Koester, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities (United States)
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Session 6:
Surface Enhanced Spectroscopies for Ultrasensitive Sensing
Tuesday 21 April 2015
1:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Nanotechnology meets biology in the cancer cell (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-32
Author(s): Mostafa A. El-Sayed, Georgia Institute of Technology (United States)
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Super-resolution imaging and SERS (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-33
Author(s): Katherine A. Willets, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States), Temple Univ. (United States)
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Nanoplasmonic and metamaterials concepts for broadband surface enhanced sensing (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-34
Author(s): Stefan A. Maier, Imperial College London (United Kingdom)
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Detection and structural characterization of single molecules using the help of plasmonics (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-35
Author(s): Katrin Kneipp, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
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A computational look at nano-scale toward giga-pixel nanoscopy (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-36
Author(s): Aydogan Ozcan, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States)
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Opto-electro-mechanical biosensor enabled by graphene (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-37
Author(s): Ertugrul Cubukcu, Alexander Y. Zhu, Fei Yi, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States)
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Session 7:
Novel Nanophotonic Devices, Sensors, and Concepts Based on 2D Materials
Tuesday 21 April 2015
4:10 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Ertugrul Cubukcu, Univ. of Pennsylvania (United States)
2D materials and heterostructures for applications in optoelectronics (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-38
Author(s): Thomas Mueller, Technische Univ. Wien (Austria)
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Plasmon excitations in low dimensional graphitic materials (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-39
Author(s): Feng Wang, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States)
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Optics and optoelectronics of 2D atomic membranes (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-40
Author(s): Xiaobo Yin, Univ. of Colorado at Boulder (United States)
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Graphene optoelectronic devices for optical communications and imaging (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-41
Author(s): Dirk R. Englund, Ren-Jye Shiue, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States); Yuanda Gao, James Hone, Columbia Univ. (United States)
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Wednesday 22 April Show All Abstracts
Session 8:
Origami: Where Art, Devices, and Structures Merge
Wednesday 22 April 2015
8:00 AM - 10:10 AM
  • Session Chair:
  • Richard Vaia, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
Origami: folding in nature, art and technology (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-42
Author(s): Joycelyn S. Harrison, Air Force Office of Scientific Research (United States)
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Bringing physics into the fold: Origami-inspired mechanical meta-materials (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-43
Author(s): Itai Cohen, Cornell Univ. (United States)
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Design tools for adaptive Origami devices (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-44
Author(s): Philip Buskohl, Kazuko Fuchi, James J. Joo, Greg W. Reich, Richard Vaia, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
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A novel reconfigurable Origami spiral antenna utilizing 3D printing technologies (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-45
Author(s): Manos M. Tentzeris, Christy Saintsing, Georgia Institute of Technology (United States)
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popupCAD: a tool for automated design, fabrication, and analysis of laminate micro-devices (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-46
Author(s): Daniel M. Aukes, Robert J. Wood, Harvard Univ. (United States), Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering (United States)
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Origami compliant mechanisms and deployable space structures (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-47
Author(s): Larry L. Howell, Spencer P. Magleby, Shannon A. Zirbel, Ezekiel G. Merriam, Brigham Young Univ. (United States); Robert J. Lang, Lang Origami (United States); Brian P. Trease, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
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Dedicated Exhibition Time and Lunch Break
Wednesday 22 April 2015
10:10 AM - 1:00 PM

Enjoy Wednesday morning coffee break with a complimentary continental breakfast while walking the exhibition floor and connecting with reps from the largest prime contractors, key suppliers, and dynamic startups. Meet with vendors showcasing their newest products and cutting-edge technologies in optics, photonics, sensing, and imaging. Various food outlets are also located in the DSS Expo Hall and will be open for lunch during Exhibition Hours.
Session 9:
Micro- and Nano-Sensors and Materials for Oil and Gas Applications
Wednesday 22 April 2015
1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Joyce Wong, California Institute of Technology (United States)
Industry-first field trial of inter-well reservoir nanoagent tracers (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-48
Author(s): Mazen Kanj, Saudi Aramco (Saudi Arabia)
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Application of nanotechnology to drilling fluids: How close are we? (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-49
Author(s): James E. Friedheim, M-I SWACO (United States)
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Autonomous micro and nano sensors for upstream oil and gas (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-50
Author(s): David Chapman, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States); Walter J. Trybula, The Trybula Foundation, Inc. (United States)
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CMOS methods for the creation of novel sensors for down-hole and surface applications (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-51
Author(s): Sameer Walavalkar, Chieh-Feng Chang, Axel Scherer, California Institute of Technology (United States)
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Diamond photonics: towards sensing applications in harsh environments (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-52
Author(s): Marko Loncar, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (United States)
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Session 10:
Novel Harsh Environment Sensors for Energy Applications: Joint Session with Conferences 9467 and 9491
Wednesday 22 April 2015
3:30 PM - 5:40 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Michael P. Buric, National Energy Technology Lab. (United States)
Functional sensor material enabled harsh environment, high temperature optical sensors for energy applications (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-53
Author(s): Paul R. Ohodnicki, National Energy Technology Lab. (United States)
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Ultra-high temperature fiber optical chemical sensors based on nano-porous metal oxides (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-54
Author(s): Kevin P. Chen, Univ. of Pittsburgh (United States)
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Phosphor-based fiber optic temperature sensors for harsh environments (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-55
Author(s): Nicholas Djeu, Yutaka Shimoji, MicroMaterials, Inc. (United States)
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Development of Laser induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) sensor to assess groundwater quality impacts (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-56
Author(s): Dustin McIntyre, Jinesh Jain, Cantwell Carson, Christian Goueguel, National Energy Technology Lab. (United States)
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Temperature dependence of hydrogen related absorption in silica glass optical fibers at high temperatures (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-57
Author(s): Elizabeth A. Bonnell, Li Yu, Daniel Homa, Virginia Tech Ctr. for Photonics Technology (United States)
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Analysis of the coupling optical fiber ultrasonic sensor for partial discharges detection
Paper 9491-15
Author(s): Fengmei F. Li, Yiying Liu, Linjie Wang, Chen Yu, Xi'an Jiaotong Univ. (China)
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Thursday 23 April Show All Abstracts
Session 11:
MAST: Bio-inspired Control: Joint Session with Conferences 9467, 9468, 9479
Thursday 23 April 2015
8:30 AM - 10:10 AM
  • Session Chairs:
  • Christopher M. Kroninger, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States);
  • William D. Nothwang, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States)
Hummingbird flight control under extreme aerodynamic circumstances (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-58
Author(s): Robert Dudley, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States)
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A control theoretic approach to neuromorphic computing (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-59
Author(s): Michael Dorothy, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (United States)
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Bio-inspired sensing and control for disturbance rejection and stabilization (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-60
Author(s): Gregory Gremillion, James S. Humbert, Univ. of Maryland, College Park (United States)
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High-speed autonomous navigation of unknown environments using learned probabilities of collision (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-61
Author(s): Charles Richter, Nicholas Roy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)
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Detecting discrete phenomena using wide field integration methods (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-62
Author(s): Allison M. Mathis, Joseph K. Conroy, William D. Nothwang, Ryan Robinson, Jared Shamwell, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States)
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Session 12:
MAST: Scale Legged Locomotion: Joint Session with Conferences 9467, 9468, 9479
Thursday 23 April 2015
10:40 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Session Chairs:
  • Christopher M. Kroninger, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States);
  • William D. Nothwang, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States)
Dynamic legged locomotion for palm-size robots “ (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-63
Author(s): Ronald Fearing, Duncan Haldane, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); David Zarrouk, Ben-Gurion Univ. of the Negev (Israel)
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Metastable legged locomotion in real-world environments: methods to quantify and optimize reliability (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-64
Author(s): Katie Byl, Cenk O. Saglam, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara (United States)
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Scattering of a legged robot in a heterogeneous granular terrain (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-65
Author(s): Feifei Qian, Daniel I. Goldman, Georgia Institute of Technology (United States)
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Data driven models of legged locomotion (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-66
Author(s): Shai Revzen, Univ. of Michigan (United States)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Session 13:
Novel Beam Control Applications and Techniques
Thursday 23 April 2015
1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Real-time atmospheric imaging and processing with advanced adaptive optics and algorithm acceleration systems (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-67
Author(s): Jony J. Liu, Leonid A. Beresnev, John E. McElhenny, Gary W. Carhart, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States); Fouad E. Kiamilev, Univ. of Delaware (United States)
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Ultraspectral imaging and the snapshot advantage (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-68
Author(s): Michael W. Kudenov, Subharup Gupta Roy, Bryan D. Maione, North Carolina State Univ. (United States)
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Design and characterization of a tunable opto-mechatronic system to mimic the focusing and the regulation of illumination in the formation of images made by the human eye (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-69
Author(s): Agustín Santiago-Alvarado, Angel S. Cruz-Félix, Arturo Hernández Méndez, Yara Pérez-Maldonado, Cristian Dominguez Osante, Univ. Tecnológica de la Mixteca (Mexico)
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Selective broadband jitter mitigation for non-common path errors (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-70
Author(s): Edwin S. Ahn, Richard A. Carreras, Air Force Research Lab. (United States); Steve Gibson, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States)
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Beam optimization for imaging lidar (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-71
Author(s): Lyle Ruppert, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. (United States)
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Session 14:
Photonics Research at SPAWAR
Thursday 23 April 2015
3:20 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Session Chair:
  • Ryan P. Lu, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (United States)
Photonic RF-IF wideband down conversion using optical injection locking (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-72
Author(s): James R. Adleman, SPAWAR Systems Ctr. (United States); Chunyan Lin, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (United States); Shai Barak Jester, B. Melvin L. Pascoguin, Douglass Evans, SPAWAR Systems Ctr. (United States); Everett W. Jacobs, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Ctr. Pacific (United States)
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Wideband RF channelizer based on parametric combs (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-73
Author(s): Sanja Zlatanovic, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (United States)
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Optical channel characterization in maritime atmospheres (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-74
Author(s): Stephen M. Hammel, Dimitri Tsintikidis, John S. deGrassie, Colin Reinhardt, Kevin M. McBryde, Eric Hallenborg, David T. Wayne, Kristofor Gibson, Galen Cauble, Ana Ascencio, Joshua J. Rudiger, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (United States)
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Wavelength optimization via retroreflection for underwater free-space optical communication (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-75
Author(s): Burton Neuner, B. Melvin L. Pascoguin, SPAWARSYSCEN Pacific: San Diego (United States)
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Preparation of novel HTS films and tunnel junctions for advanced C3I sensor applications (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-76
Author(s): Benjamin J. Taylor, Teresa H. Emery, Susan A. E. Berggren, Anna M. Leese de Escobar, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Ctr. Pacific (United States)
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Session Pthu:
Interactive Poster Session: Thursday Evening
Thursday 23 April 2015
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

All symposium attendees – You are invited to attend the evening Interactive Poster Session to view the high-quality posters and engage the authors in discussion. Enjoy light refreshments while networking with colleagues in your field. Authors may set up their posters between 7:30 am and 12:00 noon the day of their poster session. Special daytime previewing prior to the session from 12:00 noon to 4:30 pm. Attendees are required to wear their conference registration badges to access Level 200, Mezzanine to view the posters.

Posters that are not set up by the 5:00 pm cut-off time will be considered no-shows, and their manuscripts may not be published. Poster authors should accompany their posters from 6:00 to 7:30 pm to answer questions from attendees. All posters and other materials must be removed no later than 8:00 pm. Any posters or materials left behind at the close of the poster session will be considered unwanted and will be discarded. SPIE assumes no responsibility for posters left up after the end of each poster session.
Lowering contact resistance of graphene FETs with capacitive extension of ohmic contacts for enhanced RF performance
Paper 9467-103
Author(s): Chowdhury G. Al-Amin, Mustafa Karabiyik, Raju Sinha, Nezih Pala, Florida International Univ. (United States)
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Development of small-sized accelerometer
Paper 9467-104
Author(s): Sergey P. Timoshenkov, Andrey Mikheev, Alexey Timoshenkov, National Research Univ. of Electronic Technology (Russian Federation)
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Comb structure analysis of the capacitive sensitive element in MEMS-accelerometer
Paper 9467-105
Author(s): Sergey P. Timoshenkov, Andrey Shalimov, Mikhail Golovinskiy, National Research Univ. of Electronic Technology (Russian Federation)
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A bimorph electrothermal actuator for micromirror devices
Paper 9467-106
Author(s): Sergey Evstafyev, Sergey P. Timoshenkov, Igor Britkov, National Research Univ. of Electronic Technology (Russian Federation)
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Interface adhesion between 2D materials and elastomers measured by buckle delamination
Paper 9467-107
Author(s): Nanshu Lu, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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A novel class of MEMS accelerometers for guidance and control of gun-fired munitions
Paper 9467-108
Author(s): Jahangir Rastegar, Dake Feng, Omnitek Partners, LLC (United States); Carlos M. Pereira, U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Ctr. (United States)
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Fiber-based split-ring-resonators: producing strong magnetic response in the IR through an electrospinning technique
Paper 9467-109
Author(s): Tao Gong, Jeremy N. Munday, Univ. of Maryland, College Park (United States)
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Thermal conductivity characterization of in-situ fabricated polysilicon nanowires for uncooled thermoelectric infrared detectors
Paper 9467-110
Author(s): Mohammad J. Modarres-Zadeh, Univ. of Central Florida (United States); Nahida Akhter, Intel Corp. (United States); Reza Abdolvand, Univ. of Central Florida (United States)
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Two-photon absorption based optical logic
Paper 9467-111
Author(s): Xiang Zhang, Wenbo Li, Hongyu Hu, Niloy K. Dutta, Univ. of Connecticut (United States)
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Mode-locked fiber ring laser using graphene as saturable absorber
Paper 9467-112
Author(s): Hongyu Hu, Xiang Zheng, Wenbo Li, Niloy K. Dutta, Univ. of Connecticut (United States)
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Characterization of planar 6×6 cm2 MCP-based picosecond photo-detectors
Paper 9467-113
Author(s): Jingbo Wang, Karen Byrum, Marcel Demarteau, Edward A. May, Robert G. Wagner, Dean Walters, Lei Xia, Junqi Xie, Huyue Zhao, Argonne National Lab. (United States)
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Surface depletion mediated quantum dots
Paper 9467-114
Author(s): Walter R. Buchwald, Yeshaya Koblick, Univ. of Massachusetts Boston (United States)
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Sensors application using microcontroller
Paper 9467-115
Author(s): Huthaifa A. Al Issa, Univ. of Dayton (United States)
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Super resolution infrared light field imaging using single carbon nanotube detector
Paper 9467-116
Author(s): Ning Xi, Michigan State Univ. (United States)
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Freestanding and polymer-supported serpentines for stretchable circuits
Paper 9467-117
Author(s): Nanshu Lu, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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Mechanics at bio-electronics interface
Paper 9467-118
Author(s): Nanshu Lu, The Univ. of Texas at Austin (United States)
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High mobility single-crystalline-like semiconductor thin films on flexible metal substrates
Paper 9467-119
Author(s): Venkat Selvamanickam, Pavel Dutta, Ying Gao, Yao Yao, Monika Rathi, Univ. of Houston (United States)
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Session 15:
Keynote Session
Friday 24 April 2015
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
High power lasers for infrared countermeasures, targeting and illumination, beacons and standoff detection of explosives and CWAs (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-77
Author(s): C. Kumar N. Patel, Pranalytica, Inc. (United States)
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Session 16:
Ultra-fast Bandgap Photonics
Friday 24 April 2015
8:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Detector response to high repetition rate ultra-short laser pulses (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-78
Author(s): Jason M. Auxier, U.S. Naval Research Lab. (United States); Myron P. Pauli, Naval Research Laboratory (United States); Michael K. Rafailov, DHPC Technologies (United States), Univ. of Alberta (Canada)
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2-micron ultra-short pulse lasers (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-79
Author(s): Shibin Jiang, AdValue Photonics, Inc. (United States)
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Ultrafast fiber lasers: practical applications (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-80
Author(s): Igor Pastirk, TOPTICA Photonics Inc. (United States); Alexander Sell, Robert Herda, Andreas Brodschelm, Armin Zach, TOPTICA Photonics AG (Germany)
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Plasmonic nanoantennas for enhanced midwave and longwave infrared imaging (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-81
Author(s): David W. Peters, Thomas E. Beechem, Stephen W. Howell, Jin K. Kim, Darin Leonhardt, Joel R. Wendt, John A. Montoya, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
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Session 17:
THz Photonics
Friday 24 April 2015
10:20 AM - 12:20 PM
Terahertz electronics for sensing and imaging applications (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-82
Author(s): Michael Shur, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (United States)
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A compact THz imaging set-up at 750 microns (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-83
Author(s): Linda E. Marchese, Marc Terroux, Alain Bergeron, INO (Canada)
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Collection Efficiency for Millimeter and Submillimeter Wave Antenna-coupled DetectionCollection efficiency for millimeter and submillimeter wave antenna-Collection efficiency for millimeter and submillimeter wave antenna-coupled detection (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-84
Author(s): Brian A. Lail, Yuancheng Xu, Florida Institute of Technology (United States)
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CMOS mm-wave system-on-chip for sensing and communication (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-85
Author(s): Adrian J. Tang, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States), Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States)
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Applications and challenges for MMW and THz sensors (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-86
Author(s): John N. Sanders-Reed, The Boeing Co (United States)
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Video rate imaging at 1.5 THz via frequency upconversion to the near-IR (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-87
Author(s): Patrick F. Tekavec, Vladimir G. Kozlov, Ian McNee, Microtech Instruments, Inc. (United States); Yun-Shik Lee, Oregon State Univ. (United States); Konstantin L. Vodopyanov, CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, Univ. of Central Florida (United States)
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Session 18:
Mid-IR Laser Photonics
Friday 24 April 2015
1:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Solution-processed chalcogenide glass: a pathway toward novel materials and architectures for mid‐IR photonics (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-88
Author(s): Craig B. Arnold, TAG Optics, Inc. (United States)
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Approaches to generation of tunable mid-IR ultrafast pulses with fiber sources (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-89
Author(s): Igor Pastirk, TOPTICA Photonics Inc. (United States); Alexander Sell, Andreas Brodschelm, Robert Herda, TOPTICA Photonics AG (Germany); Thomas Puppe, TOPTICA Photonics Inc. (Germany); Armin Zach, TOPTICA Photonics AG (Germany)
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Long wavelength mid-infrared from mixing two colors from a fiber amplifier (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-90
Author(s): Donna Strickland, Univ. of Waterloo (Canada)
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Mid-infrared ultrafast fiber laser (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-91
Author(s): Peng Wan, Lih-Mei Yang, Jian Liu, PolarOnyx, Inc. (United States)
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Mid-IR lasers based on transition metal doped II-VI semiconductors (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-92
Author(s): Sergey B. Mirov, The Univ. of Alabama at Birmingham (United States), IPG Photonics - Mid-Infrared Lasers (United States); Vladimir V. Fedorov, Dmitry V. Martyshkin, The Univ. of Alabama at Birmingham (United States); Igor S. Moskalev, Mike B. Mirov, Sergey Vasilyev, IPG Photonics - Mid-Infrared Lasers (United States); Valentin P. Gapontsev, IPG Photonics Corp. (United States)
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Session 19:
Quantum Cascade Lasers and Spectroscopy
Friday 24 April 2015
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Quantum cascade laser frequency combs for spectroscopy (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 9467-93
Author(s): Jérôme Faist, ETH Zürich (Switzerland)
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Session 20:
Laser Chemical Detection: Joint Session with Conferences 9467, 9455, 9486
Friday 24 April 2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Broadband mid-IR frequency comb source for standoff chemical detection (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-94
Author(s): Konstantin L. Vodopyanov, CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, Univ. of Central Florida (United States)
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Standoff trace detection of explosives with Infrared hyperspectral imagery (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-95
Author(s): Frank Fuchs, Stefan Hugger, Jan-Philip Jarvis, Quankui K. Yang, Ralf Ostendorf, Christian Schilling, Wolfgang Bronner, Raschid Driad, Rolf Aidam, Joachim Wagner, Fraunhofer-Institut für Angewandte Festkörperphysik (Germany)
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Spectral shifted background references for QCL based mid infrared standoff spectroscopy (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-96
Author(s): Charles W. Van Neste, Thomas G. Thundat, Univ. of Alberta (Canada)
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Toward the realization of a compact chemical sensor platform using quantum cascade lasers (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-97
Author(s): Ellen L. Holthoff, Paul M. Pellegrino, Logan S. Marcus, U.S. Army Research Lab. (United States)
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Detection of trace explosives on relevant substrates using a mobile platform for photothermal infrared imaging spectroscopy (PT-IRIS) (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-98
Author(s): Christopher A. Kendziora, Robert Furstenberg, Michael R. Papantonakis, Viet Nguyen, Jeff M. Byers, R. Andrew McGill, U.S. Naval Research Lab. (United States)
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Standoff detection of chemical and biological threats using miniature widely tunable QCLs (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-99
Author(s): Petros Kotidis, Erik R. Deutsch, Anish K. Goyal, Block Engineering, LLC (United States)
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Session 21:
Quantum Cascade Lasers: Joint Session with Conferences 9467, 9455, 9486
Friday 24 April 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Recent progress in quantum cascade external cavity laser systems optimized for mid-IR sensing applications (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-100
Author(s): David B. Arnone, Leigh J. Bromley, David B. Caffey, William B. Chapman, Timothy Day, Allen Priest, Daylight Solutions Inc. (United States); Charles C. Harb, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia)
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Recent results on performance optimization of QCLs for consumption, spectral coverage and power (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-101
Author(s): Antoine Müller, Richard Maulini, Stéphane Blaser, Alfredo Bismuto, Tobias Gresch, Romain Terazzi, Alpes Lasers SA (Switzerland)
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High power MWIR quantum cascade lasers and their use in intra-cavity THz room temperature generation (Invited Paper)
Paper 9467-102
Author(s): Mariano Troccoli, AdTech Optics, Inc. (United States)
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