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SPIE Professional April 2013

SPIE 2013 election

SPIE members will be asked this year to vote on a slate of officers to serve the Society for 2014.

Members will select four new directors and vote on candidates for vice president and secretary/treasurer during an election that begins 29 June.

The candidates for vice president are:

photo of Bob Lieberman photo Fernando Mendoza-Santoyo

Robert Lieberman

Intelligent Optical Systems (USA)

Fernando Mendoza-Santoyo

Centro de Investigaciones en Optica (Mexico)
The candidate for secretary/treasurer is Brian Lula

PI (Physik Instrumente) (USA)
photo of Brian Lula

The candidates for director are:

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Michael Eismann

Air Force Research Lab (USA)

Asher Friesem

Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)

James Grote

Air Force Research Lab (USA)

Martin Leahy

National University of Ireland Galway (Ireland)
Photo of Anita Mahadevan-Jansen Demetri Psaltis-SPIE Director candidate Photo of Sergio Restaino Photo of Jim McNally
Anita Mahadevan-Jansen

Vanderbilt University (USA)

Demetri Psaltis

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland)

Sergio Restaino

Naval Research Lab (USA)
Jim McNally

Applied Technology Associates (USA)

SPIE directors serve three-year terms and officers serve for one year.

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SPIE Fellow H. Philip Stahl, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center (USA), president-elect for 2013, will be seated as president in January 2014. SPIE Fellow Toyohiko Yatagai of Utsunomiya University (Japan), serving as vice president for 2013, will become president-elect in 2014.

Voting by electronic ballot will continue through 16 August. The new officers will be announced at the SPIE annual general meeting in San Diego, CA (USA), 27 August.

Read more information about leadership and governance at SPIE.

DOI: 10.1117/2.4201304.08

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