Orlando World Center Marriott Resort & Convention Center
    Orlando, Florida, United States
    25 - 29 April 2011
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    We invite you to attend the SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing 2011-the industry's leading meeting for scientists and engineers from industry, military, government agencies, and academia throughout the world. We are pleased to announce that Dr. Regina E. Dugan, Director, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has graciously accepted our invitation to deliver the Symposium-Wide Plenary Presentation.

    This year's event also brings you two new conferences; Sensing Technologies for Global Health, Military Medicine, Disaster Response and Environmental Monitoring, and Scanning Microscopies 2011: Advanced Microscopy Technologies for Defense, Homeland Security, Forensic, Life, Environmental and Industrial Sciences.

    A single trip lets you present your research, learn from others, take advantage of training opportunities, and network with top researchers and companies doing cutting-edge work covering a broad spectrum of commercial and defense applications.

    We have a great event in the works, and we look forward to your participation. Come build your future today by attending to Defense, Security, and Sensing 2011. See you in Orlando!

    2011 Symposium Chair

    William Jeffrey,
    President and CEO
    HRL Labs., LLC

    2011 Symposium Cochair

    Kevin P. Meiners,
    Office of the Secretary of Defense

    DSS 2011 Steering Committee

    William Jeffrey, Symposium Chair, HRL Labs., LLC
    Kevin P. Meiners, Symposium Co-Chair, Office of the Secretary of Defense
    Michael T. Eismann, Air Force Research Lab.
    Kevin G. Harding, GE Global Research
    Ray O. Johnson, Lockheed Martin Corp.
    Robert A. Lieberman, Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc.
    Paul F. McManamon, Exciting Technology LLC
    John M. Pellegrino, Army Research Lab.

    Technical Conference Chairs

    Sos S. Agaian, The Univ. of Texas at San Antonio
    Bjørn F. Andresen, SCD Semiconductor Devices (Israel)
    Mehdi Anwar, Univ. of Connecticut
    Robert Arnone, U.S. Naval Research Lab.
    Kenneth L. Bernier, The Boeing Co.
    Misty Blowers, Air Force Research Lab.
    Howard E. Brandt, U.S. Army Research Lab.
    Jerome Braun, MIT Lincoln Lab.
    J. Thomas Broach, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
    Jeff R. Brown, Hope College
    Joe C. Campbell, Univ. of Virginia
    Edward M. Carapezza, Univ. of Connecticut and DARPA
    David P. Casasent, Carnegie Mellon Univ.
    Tien-Hsin Chao, Jet Propulsion Lab.
    Kaunglin Chao, USDA Agricultural Research Service
    Kai-Dee Chu, U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security
    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, CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, Univ. of Central Florida
    Daniel D. Desjardins, Air Force Research Lab.
    Nibir K. Dhar, U.S. Army Research Lab.
    Sohail A. Dianat, Rochester Institute of Technology
    Armin W. Doerry, Sandia National Labs.
    Eric Donkor, Univ. of Connecticut
    Mark A. Druy, Physical Sciences Inc.
    Eliza Yingzi Du, Indiana Univ.-Purdue Univ. Indianapolis
    Henry H. Du, Stevens Institute of Technology
    Mark Dubinskii, U.S. Army Research Lab.
    Achyut K. Dutta, Banpil Photonics, Inc.
    Xudong Fan, Univ. of Michigan
    Augustus W. 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, The Charles Stark Draper Lab., Inc.
    Günter Gauglitz, Eberhard Karls Univ. Tübingen (Germany)
    Thomas George, Zyomed Corp.
    Grant R. Gerhart, U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Ctr.-Retired
    G. Charmaine C. Gilbreath, U.S. Naval Research Lab.
    Jeff J. Güell, The Boeing Co.
    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
    John H. Holloway Jr., Naval Surface Warfare Ctr. Panama City Div.
    Gerald C. Holst, JCD Publishing
    Weilin W. Hou, U.S. Naval Research Lab.
    M. Saif Islam, Univ. of California, Davis
    Mark A. Itzler, Princeton Lightwave, Inc.
    Sabah A. Jassim, Univ. of Buckingham (United Kingdom)
    Bahram Javidi, Univ. of Connecticut
    David C. Joy, The Univ. of Tennessee
    Ivan Kadar, Interlink Systems Sciences, Inc.
    Gary W. Kamerman, FastMetrix, Inc.
    Robert E. Karlsen, U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Ctr.
    Alex A. Kazemi, The Boeing Co.
    Eric J. Kelmelis, EM Photonics, Inc.
    Lothar U. Kempen, Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc.
    Moon S. Kim, USDA Agricultural Research Service
    Michael A. Kolodny, U.S. Army Research Lab.
    Keith A. Krapels, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
    Bernard Kress, USI Photonics Inc.
    Paul E. Lewis, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
    Robert A. Lieberman, Intelligent Optical Systems, Inc.
    Arttu R. Luukanen, VTT Technical Research Ctr. of Finland (Finland)
    Abhijit Mahalanobis, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
    Peter L. Marasco, Air Force Research Lab.
    Tim K. Maugel, Univ. of Maryland, College Park
    Eric S. McLamore, Purdue Univ.
    Paul F. McManamon, Exciting Technology, LLC
    Olga L. Mendoza-Schrock, Air Force Research Lab.
    Greg J. Meyer, U.S. Air Force
    Stephen J. Mihailov, Communications Research Ctr. Canada (Canada)
    Scott B. Mobley, U.S. Army AMRDEC
    Kevin N. Montgomery, U.S. Army Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Ctr.
    R. Lee Murrer Jr., Millennium Engineering and Integration Co.
    Mark Allen Neifeld, The Univ. of Arizona
    Dale E. Newbury, National Institute of Standards and Technology
    Paul R. Norton, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
    Teresa H. O'Donnell, Air Force Research Lab.
    Matthew F. Pellechia, ITT Corp. Geospatial Systems
    Khanh D. Pham, Air Force Research Lab.
    Gary Pickrell, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ.
    Andrew R. Pirich, ACP Consulting
    S. Frank Platek, U.S. Food and Drug Administration
    Stephen G. Post, Missile Defense Agency
    Michael T. Postek, National Institute of Standards and Technology
    Salil Prabhakar, DigitalPersona, Inc.
    Zia-ur Rahman, NASA Langley Research Ctr.
    Kenneth I. Ranney, U.S. Army Research Lab.
    Stephen E. Reichenbach, Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln
    Kitt C. Reinhardt, Air Force Office of Scientific Research
    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)
    Richard Sorensen, U.S. Air Force
    Sárka O. Southern, Gaia Medical Institute
    Earl J. Spillar, Air Force Research Lab.
    Raja Suresh, General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems
    Harold Szu, U.S. Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
    Carl W. Taylor, Univ. of South Alabama
    John Tudor Thomas, General Dynamics Canada Ltd. (Canada)
    William E. Thompson, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
    Shu-I Tu, USDA Agricultural Research Service
    Monte D. Turner, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
    Randal W. Tustison, Raytheon Co.
    B. V. K. Vijaya Kumar, Carnegie Mellon Univ.
    Tuan Vo-Dinh, Duke Univ.
    Anbo Wang, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ.
    Linda M. Wasiczko Thomas, U.S. Naval Research Lab.
    Bernhard H. Weigl, PATH
    Priyalal S. Wijewarnasuriya, U.S. Army Research Lab.
    David A. Wikner, U.S. Army Research Lab.
    Hai Xiao, Missouri Univ. of Science and Technology
    Edmund Zelnio, Air Force Research Lab.
    Henry Zmuda, Univ. of Florida
    Michael David Zoltowski, Purdue Univ.

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