San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California, United States
6 - 10 August 2017
Conference 10407
Polarization Science and Remote Sensing VIII
Tuesday - Wednesday 8 - 9 August 2017
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Tuesday 8 August Show All Abstracts
Session 1:
Polarimetric Instruments
Tuesday 8 August 2017
8:20 AM - 10:00 AM
Session Chair:
Frans Snik, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands)
A fast Stokes polarimeter
Paper 10407-1
Time: 8:20 AM - 8:40 AM
Author(s): Israel J. Vaughn, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia); Andrey S. Alenin, J. Scott Tyo, UNSW Canberra (Australia)
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Real-time Stokes polarimeter using three polarized beam splitter
Paper 10407-2
Time: 8:40 AM - 9:00 AM
Author(s): Shuhei Shibata, Utsunomiya Univ. (Japan); Shuichi Kawabata, Tokyo Polytechnic Univ. (Japan); Yukitoshi Otani, Utsunomiya Univ. (Japan)
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Snapshot spatially heterodyned imaging Fourier transform spectropolarimeter
Paper 10407-3
Time: 9:00 AM - 9:20 AM
Author(s): Eddie J. Youngs, Michael W. Kudenov, Michael J. Escuti, North Carolina State Univ. (United States); Jim Schwiegerling, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
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Intrinsic coincident full-Stokes polarimeter using stacked organic photovoltaics and architectural comparison of polarimeter techniques
Paper 10407-4
Time: 9:20 AM - 9:40 AM
Author(s): Ruonan Yang, Pratik Sen, Brendan T. O'Connor, Michael W. Kudenov, North Carolina State Univ. (United States)
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Characterization of cameras for all-sky polarization measurements during the 2017 solar eclipse
Paper 10407-5
Time: 9:40 AM - 10:00 AM
Author(s): Taiga Hashimoto, Hokkaido Univ. (Japan); Laura M. Dahl, Seth A. Laurie, Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
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Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 2:
Polarization Analysis of Optical Systems
Tuesday 8 August 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Session Chair:
Kazuhiko Oka, Hirosaki Univ. (Japan)
Advances in modeling polarimeter performance (Invited Paper)
Paper 10407-6
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Author(s): Russell A. Chipman, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (United States), Airy Optics, Inc. (United States)
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Modeling the polarization aberrations of optical elements
Paper 10407-7
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
Author(s): Kyle Hawkins, Russell A. Chipman, Airy Optics, Inc. (United States)
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Rigorous vector wave propagation for arbitrary flat media
Paper 10407-8
Time: 11:20 AM - 11:40 AM
Author(s): Steven Bos, Sebastiaan Haffert, Christoph Keller, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands)
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Polarization fringe modeling for the DKIST retarders
Paper 10407-9
Time: 11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
Author(s): David M. Harrington, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Session 3:
Polarimetric Data Analysis
Tuesday 8 August 2017
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Session Chair:
J. Scott Tyo, UNSW Canberra (Australia)
Statistics for linear Stokes polarimetry
Paper 10407-10
Time: 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Author(s): Nathan Hagen, Utsunomiya Univ. (Japan)
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Single image super-resolution via regularized extreme learning regression for imagery from microgrid polarimeters
Paper 10407-11
Time: 1:50 PM - 2:10 PM
Author(s): Garrett C. Sargent, Univ. of Dayton (United States); Bradley M. Ratliff, Univ. of Dayton Research Institute (United States); Vijayan K. Asari, Univ. of Dayton (United States)
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Channeled linear imaging polarimetry using iterative reconstruction
Paper 10407-12
Time: 2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Author(s): Dennis J. Lee, Charles F. LaCasse, Julia M. Craven, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
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Session 4:
Methods of Displaying Polarization Data
Tuesday 8 August 2017
2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Session Chair:
Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
Moving towards more intuitive display strategies for polarimetric image data
Paper 10407-13
Time: 2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Author(s): Bradley M. Ratliff, Univ. of Dayton Research Institute (United States); J. Scott Tyo, UNSW Canberra (Australia)
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Engaging Montana high school students in optical sciences with a polarization photo contest
Paper 10407-14
Time: 2:50 PM - 3:10 PM
Author(s): Martin J. Tauc, Montana State Univ. (United States); Jim Boger, Flathead Valley Community College (United States); Andrew Hohne, Laura M. Dahl, Paul W. Nugent, David W. Riesland, Benjamin Moon, Carol L. Baumbauer, Orrin Boese, Joseph A. Shaw, Wataru Nakagawa, Montana State Univ. (United States)
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Polarization Photo Award Ceremony
Tuesday 8 August 2017
3:10 PM - 3:30 PM

Chairs: Frans Snik, Leiden Univ. (Netherlands) and Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)

http://spie.org/PolarizationPhotoContest
Coffee Break 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Session 5:
Polarization-Based Optical Systems and Components
Tuesday 8 August 2017
4:00 PM - 5:40 PM
Session Chair:
Michael W. Kudenov, North Carolina State Univ. (United States)
Adaptive display strategies for polarization data
Paper 10407-40
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Author(s): J. Scott Tyo, UNSW Canberra (Australia); Bradley M. Ratliff, Univ. of Dayton Research Institute (United States); Andrey S. Alenin, Israel J. Vaughn, UNSW Canberra (Australia)
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Polarization-selective infrared bandpass filter based on a two-layer subwavelength metallic grating
Paper 10407-16
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Author(s): Andrew Hohne, Benjamin Moon, Carol L. Baumbauer, Tristan Gray, James Dilts, Joseph A. Shaw, David L. Dickensheets, Wataru Nakagawa, Montana State Univ. (United States)
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Achromatic and chromatic liquid crystal polymer films at near-infrared wavelengths
Paper 10407-17
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Author(s): Nathaniel Z. Warriner, Michael J. Escuti, Shuojia Shi, Kathryn J. Hornburg, North Carolina State Univ. (United States)
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Polarization conversion systems based on geometric-phase microlenses
Paper 10407-18
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:20 PM
Author(s): Jihwan Kim, Michael W. Kudenov, Michael J. Escuti, North Carolina State Univ. (United States)
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Fraunhofer line optical correlator for improvement of initial orbit determination
Paper 10407-19
Time: 5:20 PM - 5:40 PM
Author(s): Brett A. Pantalone, Michael W. Kudenov, North Carolina State Univ. (United States)
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Wednesday 9 August Show All Abstracts
Session 6:
Mueller Matrix Polarimeters
Wednesday 9 August 2017
8:20 AM - 9:00 AM
Session Chair:
Russell A. Chipman, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (United States)
A nine-channeled partial Mueller matrix polarimeter
Paper 10407-20
Time: 8:20 AM - 8:40 AM
Author(s): Andrey S. Alenin, Israel J. Vaughn, J. Scott Tyo, UNSW Canberra (Australia)
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Hyperspectroscopic Mueller-matrix polarimeter based on channeled polarimetry
Paper 10407-21
Time: 8:40 AM - 9:00 AM
Author(s): Kazuhiko Oka, Hirosaki Univ. (Japan); Kodai Sayama, Hiroshi Michida, Hokkaido Univ. (Japan)
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Session 7:
Polarization in Remote Sensing: Atmospheric
Wednesday 9 August 2017
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Session Chair:
Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
Remote sensing of atmospheric aerosols and clouds using the AirMSPI imaging polarimeter
Paper 10407-22
Time: 9:00 AM - 9:20 AM
Author(s): Gerard van Harten, David J. Diner, Feng Xu, Brian E. Rheingans, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Mick Tosca, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (United States), Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Felix C. Seidel, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
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Cloud thermodynamic phase detection using an all-sky polarimeter
Paper 10407-23
Time: 9:20 AM - 9:40 AM
Author(s): Laura M. Dahl, Martin J. Tauc, Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
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Polarimetric time-lapse imaging of aurorae with DSLR color cameras
Paper 10407-24
Time: 9:40 AM - 10:00 AM
Author(s): Frans Snik, Michael J. Wilby, Louis Martin, Felix C. M. Bettonvil, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands); Michiel Rodenhuis, Ramón Navarro, Netherlands Research School for Astronomy (Netherlands); Hervé Lamy, Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy (Belgium)
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Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session Plen:
Remote Sensing Plenary
Wednesday 9 August 2017
10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Demonstrating Technologies for Hyperspectral Infrared Remote Sensing from Space on a CubeSat (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 10402-500
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Author(s): Thomas S. Pagano, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 11:20 AM - 1:10 PM
Session 8:
Polarimetry Applications: Medical
Wednesday 9 August 2017
1:10 PM - 1:30 PM
Session Chair:
Julia M. Craven, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
The hand-hold polarization-sensitive spectral domain optical coherence and its applications
Paper 10407-25
Time: 1:10 PM - 1:30 PM
Author(s): Hao Liu, Wanrong Gao, Nanjing Univ. of Science and Technology (China)
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Session 9:
Polarimetry Applications: Target Detection/Characterization
Wednesday 9 August 2017
1:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Session Chair:
Julia M. Craven, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
Polarimetric LIDAR with FRI sampling for target characterization
Paper 10407-26
Time: 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Author(s): Erandi Wijerathna, Charles D. Creusere, David G. Voelz, New Mexico State Univ. (United States); Juan Castorena, Ford Motor Co. (United States)
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Active infrared polarimetric imaging demonstrator by orthogonality breaking sensing
Paper 10407-27
Time: 1:50 PM - 2:10 PM
Author(s): Francois Parnet, Julien Fade, Institut de Physique de Rennes (France); Noé Ortega-Quijano, Deneb Medical, S.L. (Spain); Ludovic Frein, Goulc'hen Loas, Mehdi Alouini, Institut de Physique de Rennes (France)
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Polarization vector signatures for target identification
Paper 10407-28
Time: 2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Author(s): Diane Beamer, Ujitha A. Abeywickrema, Partha P. Banerjee, Univ. of Dayton (United States)
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Surface parameter based image estimation from application of a scattering model to polarized light measurements
Paper 10407-29
Time: 2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Author(s): Hanyu Zhan, New Mexico State Univ. (United States), Research Institute of Highway, Ministry of Transport (China); Hanwan Jiang, New Mexico State Univ. (United States), Research Institute of Highway, Ministry of Transportation (China); David G. Voelz, New Mexico State Univ. (United States); Zhan Li, Research Institute of Highway, Ministry of Transportation (China); Pengfei Li, Research Institute of Highway, Ministry of Transportation (China); Shoushan Cheng, Research Institute of Highway, Ministry of Transportation (China)
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Coffee Break 2:50 PM - 3:20 PM
Session 10:
Polarization in Remote Sensing: Astronomy
Wednesday 9 August 2017
3:20 PM - 4:10 PM
Session Chair:
Frans Snik, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands)
High contrast observations of circumstellar disks with the Gemini Planet Imager's polarimetry mode (Invited Paper)
Paper 10407-30
Time: 3:20 PM - 3:50 PM
Author(s): Maxwell A. Millar-Blanchaer, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Marshall D. Perrin, Space Telescope Science Institute (United States); Bruce A. Macintosh, Stanford Univ. (United States); James R. Graham, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Michael P. Fitzgerald, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Paul R. Kalas, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Jeffrey K. Chilcote, Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics (Canada); Jason J. Wang, Univ. of California, Berkeley (United States); Li-Wei Hung, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States); Sloane J. Wiktorowicz, The Aerospace Corp. (United States); Sebastian Bruzzone, Western Univ. (Canada)
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Visible, near infrared spectropolarimeter for characterization of the DKIST optical system and polarization properties
Paper 10407-31
Time: 3:50 PM - 4:10 PM
Author(s): Stacey R. Sueoka, David M. Harrington, National Solar Observatory (United States)
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Session 11:
Mathematics of Coherence, Polarization, and Scattering
Wednesday 9 August 2017
4:10 PM - 4:50 PM
Session Chair:
Frans Snik, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands)
Controlling the spatial coherence and polarization of a quasi-homogeneous, planar electromagnetic source for remote sensing applications
Paper 10407-32
Time: 4:10 PM - 4:30 PM
Author(s): Oscar G. Rodríguez-Herrera, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico)
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Statistics of partially-polarized fields: beyond the Stokes vector and coherence matrix
Paper 10407-33
Time: 4:30 PM - 4:50 PM
Author(s): Mikhail I. Charnotskii, Consultant (United States)
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Session 12:
Polarization in Remote Sensing: Biology
Wednesday 9 August 2017
4:50 PM - 5:30 PM
Session Chair:
Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
Estimating the relative water content of leaves in a cotton canopy
Paper 10407-34
Time: 4:50 PM - 5:10 PM
Author(s): Vern C. Vanderbilt, NASA Ames Research Ctr. (United States); Craig S. T. Daughtry, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (United States); Meredith K. Kupinski, Christine L. Bradley, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Andrew N. French, Kevin Bronson, U.S. Arid-Land Agriculture Research Ctr. (United States); Russell A. Chipman, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (United States); Robert P. Dahlgren, NASA Ames Research Ctr. (United States)
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A high-sensitivity circular spectropolarimeter for remote sensing of homochirality in photosynthetic organisms
Paper 10407-35
Time: 5:10 PM - 5:30 PM
Author(s): Lucas Patty, Vrije Univ. Amsterdam (Netherlands); Frans Snik, Luuk Visser, Leiden Observatory (Netherlands)
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Session PWed:
Posters-Wednesday
Wednesday 9 August 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Conference attendees are invited to view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field. Authors of poster papers will be present to answer questions concerning their papers. Attendees are required to wear their conference registration badges to the poster sessions. Poster authors, view poster presentation guidelines at http://spie.org/OPPosterGuidelines.
Passive millimeter-wave polarization characteristics of several common structures
Paper 10407-36
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Yayun Cheng, Fei Hu, Liangqi Gui, Yan Hu, Zhuoting Han, Huazhong Univ. of Science and Technology (China)
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Active polarization imaging system based on optical heterodyne balanced receiver
Paper 10407-37
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Qian Xu, Jianfeng Sun, Zhiyong Lu, Yu Zhou , Zhu Luan, Peipei Hou, Liren Liu, Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics (China)
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A partial Mueller matrix polarimeter using two photoelastic modulator and polarizer pairs
Paper 10407-38
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Nia Natasha Tipol, Utsunomiya Univ. (Japan); Shuichi Kawabata, Tokyo Polytechnic Univ. (Japan); Yukitoshi Otani, Utsunomiya Univ. (Japan)
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System of Mueller-Jones matrix polarizing mapping of blood plasma films in breast pathology
Paper 10407-39
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Author(s): Natalia I. Zabolotna, Kostiantyn O. Radchenko, Mykola H. Tarnovskiy, Vinnytsia National Technical Univ. (Ukraine)
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