Print PageEmail Page

SPIE DSS 2015 photo gallery

 

DSS Expo

IJK, SPIE DSS exibition

SPIE DSS Expo 2015

DSS15 Expo

Benjamin Wu, Deputy Secretary of the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, joins SPIE President-Elect Robert Lieberman in inaugurating the opening of the DSS 2015 Expo. On the right is SPIE CEO Eugene Arthurs.

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

SPIE DSS 2015 Expo

DSS 2015 Expo

DSS 2015 Expo

DSS 2015 Expo

DSS 2015 Expo

DSS 2015 Expo

 


Conference award winners -- congratulations!

 

Independent Component Analyses, Compressive Sampling, Large Data Analyses, Neural Networks, Biosystems, and Nanoengineering

Conference 9496 Pioneer Awards

Winners of Pioneer Awards in the conference on Independent Component Analyses, Compressive Sampling, Large Data Analyses, Neural Networks, Biosystems, and Nanoengineering gathered for a panel discussion and photo on Friday morning. Award winners and conference organizers are, from left above, program committee member Anke Meyer-Bäse (Florida State University), conference cohair Liyi Dai (U.S. Army Research Office), Nobutaka Ono (Japan National Institute of Informatics), Paul Werbos (National Science Foundation), Joel Tropp (California Institute of Technology), Andrew Ewald (Johns Hopkins University), Michael McAlpine (Princeton University), conference chair Harold Szu (U.S. Army Research Office), and Yufeng Zheng (Alcorn State University).

 

Automatic Target Recognition

Automatic Target Recognition XXV

Automatic Target Recognition (ATR) conference chair Firooz Sadjadi (Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Labs) presented several best paper awards on Tuesday.

The Lockheed Martin ATR Best Student Paper Award winner was Satabdi Mukherjee (City University of New York) for "An approach to automatic detection of suspicious individuals in a Crowd" (9476-12). Runner up was Matthew Scherreik (Wright State University) for "An evaluation of open set recognition for FLIR images" (9476-23).

The Lockheed Martin ATR Best Paper Award winner was Sebastian Wong (Defense Science and Technology Organization, Australia) for  "Mutual information for enhanced feature selection in visual tracking" (9476-2).

From left above are awardees Wong, Mukherjee, and Scherreik with session chair Shih-Chi Chen, Sadjadi, and program committee member Robert Muise.

 

Thermosense: Thermal Infrared Applications

Two papers were honored with best paper awards sponsored by FLIR in the Thermosense: Thermal Infrared Applications conference on Thursday.

The Thermosense Best Paper Award was presented by conference chair Sheng-Jen (Tony) Hseih to Karlien D'huys, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, (at left below) for "Detection of seal contamination in heat-sealed food packaging based on active infrared thermography" (9485-52). The award included a FLIR One thermal camera, presented by FLIR Senior Systems Engineer Mark Nussmeier.

The Thermosense Best Student Paper was awarded by conference co-chair Joseph Zalameda to Hai Zhang (Université Laval) (below, right) for "Infrared thermography, ultrasound C-scan and microscope for non-destructive and destructive evaluation of 3D carbon fiber materials: a comparative study" (9485-33).

Sheng-Jen Hseih, Karlien D'huys Joseph Zalameda, Hai Zhang

 


Poster receptions

SPIE DSS poster reception

SPIE DSS poster reception

SPIE DSS poster reception

SPIE DSS poster reception

SPIE DSS poster reception

SPIE DSS poster reception

SPIE DSS poster reception

SPIE DSS poster reception

SPIE DSS poster reception, Michael Köhring

Michael Köhring, Technische Universität Clausthal (at right)

Kenneth Ranney, SPIE DSS poster session Satyabrata Sen, SPIE DSS poster reception
Radar Sensor Technology conference chair Kenneth
Ranney (U.S. Army Research Lab),"Instantaneous,
stepped-frequency, nonlinear radar" (9461-76)
Satyabrata Sen (Oak Ridge National Lab), "Adaptive
OFDM waveform design for spatio-temporal-sparsity
exploited STAP radar" (9461-80)

Emily Engel, SPIE DSS poster reception

Emily Engel (Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering), "Enhanced vibration energy harvesting using nonlinear oscillations," (9493-25)

Harry Kelderman, SPIE DSS poster reception

Harry Kelderman (St. Mary's College of Maryland), "Spray-on solar cells using non-toxic nanocrystal inks" (9493-23)

SPIE DSS poster reception

Thanh Nguyen (Catholic University of America), at right; “3D high speed characterization of phase and amplitude objects using the transport of intensity equation” (9495-38)

 


VIP reception

Jim McNally and guests at SPIE DSS reception

Eugene Arthurs, Craig Hoffman, Robert Lieberman

Eustace Dereniak, Douglas Gage

SPIE DSS VIP reception: International Year of Light SPIE DSS VIP reception: International Year of Light

 


Student Lunch with the Experts

DSS15 Student Lunch with the Experts

DSS15 Student Lunch with the Experts

DSS15 Student Lunch with the Experts

 


SPIE Fellows luncheon

DSS 2015 Fellows Luncheon
The SPIE Fellows Luncheon provides a chance to meet with friends and colleagues
Gisele Bennett
New Fellow Gisele Bennett and SPIE President-Elect Bob Lieberman 
Osamu Matoba and Bob Lieberman
New Fellow Osamu Matoba and SPIE President-Elect Bob Lieberman
John Miller and Bob Lieberman
New SPIE Fellow John Miller and SPIE President-Elect Bob Lieberman

 


Welcome reception

SPIE DSS 2015 Reception

DSS15 Welcome Reception

DSS15 Welcome Reception

SPIE DSS 2015 Reception

DSS15 Welcome Reception

Holger Lutz, Sebastian Zehner, Heinrich Figgemeier, and Andreas Withopf from AIM INFRAROT-MODULE GmbH.

DSS15 Welcome Reception

DSS15 Welcome Reception

SPIE DSS 2015 Reception FLIR

DSS15 Welcome ReceptionDSS15 Welcome Reception

SPIE Fellow Anna Grazia Mignani with Silvia Serranti

SPIE Fellow Anna G. Mignani, Istituto di Fisica Applicata Nello Carrara, with Silvia Serranti, Sapienza Univ di Roma.

 


All photos © SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, except where noted. Contact mediarelations@spie.org after the event for high-resolution versions of these photos.

 


SPIE DSS

Click below or browse at left:

DSS Expo

Conference award winners -- congratulations!

Poster receptions

VIP reception

Student Lunch with the Experts

SPIE Fellows luncheon

Welcome reception

 

 


Download your free Conferences app (iPhone and Android) Carry the program
on your phone!
Download the free
SPIE Conferences
app for iPhone
or Android.

 

 

 

 


It's what's happening: daily updates from SPIE DSS

SPIE DSS Expo 2014


International Year of Light 2015

 

SPIE is a Founding Partner