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Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, MD , United States
17 - 21 April 2016
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Commercial + Scientific Sensing and Imaging

SPIE Commercial + Scientific Sensing and Imaging 2016

SPIE Commercial + Scientific Sensing and Imaging 2016 (formerly Sensing Technology + Applications) offers conferences on sensors, imaging and image processing, and photonics technology innovations for agriculture, manufacturing, health care, pharmaceutical, transportation, information systems, and environmental applications.

Review the complete 2016 Program
Final Program (14 MB PDF)
Technical Abstracts (3 MB PDF)
Exhibition Guide (32 MB PDF)
Industry Events: sessions from DARPA, imec, and more
Commercial + Scientific Sensing Technology Areas
Hyperspectral Imaging Thermosense
Fiber Optic Sensors Wireless Sensing
Spectroscopy Biomedical/Physiological "Wearable" Sensors
Terahertz Device and Systems Computational Image Processing
Comprehensive Sensing 3D Imaging and Visualization
Advanced Photon Counting Techniques Sensors for Next-Generation Robotics
Sensing for Harsh Environments Information Systems and Networks
Advanced Environmental, Chemical, and Biological Sensing Sensing for Agriculture and Food Safety
Autonomous Air and Ground Sensing

Commercial + Scientific Sensing Application Areas
 • Automotive/Transportation  • Communication/Networking
 • Healthcare/Medical Devices  • Pharmaceutical/Biotech
 • Manufacturing  • Oil, Gas, Petrochemical
 • Environmental Monitoring  • Infrastructure
 • Agriculture and Food/Water Safety  • Energy Harvesting
Harsh Environments


2016 Plenary Presentations

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 Dr. Bradford C. Tousley

Advanced Platforms for Sensing in the Air, Space, Maritime/Undersea, and Ground Domains 
Dr. Bradford C. Tousley
Director of Tactical Technology Office, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

 Dr. Patrick Carrick

Enabling Technologies for the Future: An In-depth Look at Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency Challenges 
Dr. Patrick Carrick
Director, Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency (HSARPA)

2016 Symposium Chairs
Ming C. Wu Ming C. Wu
Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley
(United States)
2016 Symposium Chair
Majid Rabbani Majid Rabbani
Eastman Kodak Co.
(United States)
2016 Symposium Co-chair

Don't miss the Expo
The SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing Expo is the largest exhibition on sensors, infrared detectors, lasers, imaging, optical components, cameras, and more. Learn more
19-21 April 2016

SPIE conference papers are published in the Proceedings of SPIE and available via the SPIE Digital Library, the world’s largest collection of optics and photonics research.  

The Proceedings are indexed in Web of Science, Scopus, Ei Compendex, Inspec, Google Scholar, Astrophysical Data System (ADS), DeepDyve, ReadCube, CrossRef, and other scholarly indexes, and are widely accessible to leading research organizations, conference attendees, and individual researchers. 

Important Dates

Manuscripts Due
21 March 2016

On-site Manuscript Due Date:
Conference 9485 Only
8 February 2016

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