Technical conferences for SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing

Cutting-edge topics in sensors, infrared, laser systems, spectral imaging, radar, lidar, and autonomous systems

Featuring 39 conferences

  • Infrared imaging systems
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning for security and defense applications
  • Autonomous sensing systems and vehicles
  • Multi-domain operations
  • Multispectral and hyperspectral imaging
  • Target detection and pattern recognition

Proceedings volumes for Defense + Commercial Sensing 2021


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Defense + Commercial Sensing 2021 Symposium Chairs


Jay Kumler

President, JENOPTIK Optical Systems, Inc. (USA)

John Pellegrino

Director, Electro-Optical Systems Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology (USA)

Defense + Commercial Sensing 2021 Symposium Co-Chairs


Augustus Fountain III

Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of South Carolina (USA)

Teresa Pace

Technical Fellow, IMS, Aeromet, L3 Technologies, Inc. (USA)

Defense + Commercial Sensing 2021 Track Chairs


Materials and Devices
Mark Itzler, Argo AI, LLC (USA)

Imaging and Analytics
David Messinger, Rochester Institute of Technology (USA)

Advanced Sensing and Imaging
Peter Marasco, Air Force Research Lab. (USA)

Next-Generation Sensor Systems and Applications
Tien Pham, US Army Research Lab. (USA)

Defense + Commercial Sensing 2021 Conference Chairs


Sos Agaian, College of Staten Island (USA)
Fauzia Ahmad, Temple Univ. (USA)
Mohammad Alam, Texas A&M Univ.-Kingsville (USA)
Bjørn Andresen, Consultant (Israel)
Robert Arnone, The Univ. of Southern Mississippi (USA)
Jarvis (Trey) Arthur, NASA Langley Research Ctr. (USA)
Vijayan Asari, Univ. of Dayton (USA)
Amit Ashok, College of Optical Sciences, The Univ. of Arizona (USA)
Theresa Axenson, National Reconniassance Office (USA)
Abul Azad, Los Alamos National Lab. (USA)
Sachidananda Babu, NASA Earth Science Technology Office (USA)
Bhashyam Balaji, Defence Research and Development Canada (Canada)
Palani Balaya, National Univ. of Singapore (Singapore)
Steven Barnett, Barnett Technical Services, LLC (USA)
Tonny Benschop, Thales Cryogenics BV (Netherlands)
Joshua Bienfang, National Institute of Standards and Technology (USA)
Steven Bishop, US Army Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (USA)
Erik Blasch, Air Force Research Lab. (USA)
Misty Blowers, Datalytica, LLC (USA)
Matthias Carlsohn, Computer Vision and Image Communication at Bremen (Germany)
Genshe Chen, Intelligent Fusion Technology, Inc. (USA)
Bryan Chin, Auburn Univ. (USA)
Byoung-Kwan Cho, Chungnam National Univ. (Korea, Republic of)
Brian Cullum, Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore County (USA)
Venkateswara Dasari, US Army Research Lab. (USA)
Stephen DelMarco, BAE Systems (USA)
Mark Dennison, USC Institute for Creative Technologies (USA)
Nibir Dhar, US Army Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate (USA)
Eric Donkor, Univ. of Connecticut (USA)
Peter Doucette, US Geological Survey (USA)
Mark Dubinskii, US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (USA)
Michael Dudzik, IQM Research Institute (USA)
Achyut Dutta, Banpil Photonics, Inc. (USA)
Michael Frey, Bucknell Univ. (USA)
Gabe Fulop, Maxtech International, Inc. (USA)
Frederick Garber, Wright State Univ. (USA)
Michael Gehm, Duke Univ. (USA)
Joel Greenberg, Duke Univ. (USA)
Lynne Grewe, California State Univ., East Bay (USA)
Jason Guicheteau, US Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Ctr. (USA)
David Haefner, US Army Combat Capablilities Development Command C5ISR (USA)
Russell Hall, Northrop Grumman Corp. (USA)
Riad Hammoud, TuSimple Inc. (USA)
Kevin Harding, Optical Metrology Solutions (USA)
Joshua Harguess, Shield AI, Inc. (USA)
Michael Hayduk, Air Force Research Lab. (USA)
Myron Hohil, CCDC Armament Ctr. (USA)
Gerald Holst, JCD Publishing (USA)
Will Hou, US Naval Research Lab. (USA)
Chris Howle, Defence Science and Technology Lab. (United Kingdom)
Jason Isaacs, Naval Surface Warfare Ctr. Panama City Div. (USA)
M. Saif Islam, Univ. of California, Davis (USA)
Mark Itzler, Argo AI, LLC (USA)
Stephen Jameson, BAE Systems, FAST Labs (USA)
Sabah Jassim, The Univ. of Buckingham (United Kingdom)
Ivan Kadar, Interlink Systems Sciences, Inc. (USA)
Gary Kamerman, Argo AI, LLC (USA)
Nasser Kehtarnavaz, The Univ. of Texas at Dallas (USA)
Douglas Kiehl, Eli Lilly and Co. (USA)
Moon Kim, USDA Agricultural Research Service (USA)
Masafumi Kimata, Ritsumeikan Univ. (Japan)
Carl Kirkconnell, West Coast Solutions (USA)
Thia Kirubarajan, McMaster Univ. (Canada)
David Krum, The Univ. of Southern California (USA)
Laura Lechuga Gomez, Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia (ICN2) (Spain)
Beiwen Li, Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology (USA)
Robert Lieberman, Lumoptix, LLC (USA)
Samuel Lomonaco, Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore County (USA)
Abhijit Mahalanobis, Univ. of Central Florida (USA)
Peter Marasco, Air Force Research Lab. (USA)
Panos Markopoulos, Rochester Institute of Technology (USA)
K. Alex McIntosh, MIT Lincoln Lab. (USA)
Eric McLamore, Univ. of Florida (USA)
Arantza Mendioroz, Univ. del Pais Vasco (Spain)
David Messinger, Rochester Institute of Technology (USA)
John Lester Miller, Cascade Electro-Optics, LLC (USA)
Paul Muench, US Army Ground Vehicle Systems Ctr. (USA)
Linda Mullen, Naval Air Systems Command (USA)
John Myers, Harvard Univ. (USA)
Hoa Nguyen, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Ctr. Pacific (USA)
Bing Ouyang, Florida Atlantic Univ. (USA)
Timothy Overman, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co. (USA)
Kannappan Palaniappan, Univ. of Missouri-Columbia (USA)
Dmitri Papkovsky, Univ. College Cork (Ireland)
Jonathan Petruccelli, Univ. at Albany (USA)
Khanh Pham, Air Force Research Lab. (USA)
Tien Pham, US Army Research Lab. (USA)
Gary Pickrell, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ. (USA)
Chrysanthe Preza, The Univ. of Memphis (USA)
Luisa T. M. Profeta, Field Forensics, Inc. (USA)
Kenneth Ranney, US Army Research Lab. (USA)
Ann Raynal, Sandia National Labs. (USA)
Duncan Robertson, Univ. of St. Andrews (United Kingdom)
Glen Sanders, Honeywell Technology (USA)
Jack Sanders-Reed, The Boeing Co. (USA)
Jasbinder Sanghera, US Naval Research Lab. (USA)
Ingrid Scheel, Columbia Gorge Research LLC (USA)
Gunasekaran Seetharaman, US Naval Research Lab. (USA)
Brian Skibba, US Air Force Civil Engineer Ctr. (USA)
Latasha Solomon, CCDC Army Research Lab. (USA)
Adrian Stern, Ben-Gurion Univ. of the Negev (Israel)
Raja Suresh, General Dynamics Mission Systems (USA)
Eiichi Tamiya, Osaka Univ. (Japan)
Lei Tian, Boston Univ. (USA)
J. Alex Thomasson, Texas A&M Univ. (USA)
Alfonso Torres-Rua, Utah State Univ. (USA)
Monte Turner, US Air Force (USA)
Eric Udd, Columbia Gorge Research (USA)
Miguel Velez-Reyes, The Univ. of Texas at El Paso (USA)
Jay Vizgaitis, optX imaging systems (USA)
Tuan Vo-Dinh, Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics, Duke Univ. (USA)
Michael Wardlaw, Office of Naval Research (USA)
David Wikner, US Army Research Lab. (USA)
Joseph Zalameda, NASA Langley Research Ctr. (USA)
Edmund Zelnio, Air Force Research Lab. (USA)
Song Zhang, Purdue Univ. (USA)
Lucy Zheng, Institute for Defense Analyses (USA)