Technical Conference:
13 – 18 May 2018
15 – 17 May 2018

Advanced Applications of Laser Radar and Remote Sensing


Fabio Di Teodoro, The Aerospace Corporation, USA 

This topical review will address cutting-edge research and development of laser-based standoff sensors from a system standpoint to include new laser transmitters, detectors, and advanced sensing concepts. Examples include sensors deployed in ground, airborne and space-based platforms for reconnaissance and imaging, environmental/meteorological studies, chemical/biological detection as well as autonomous navigation. Such systems must address many technological challenges including the design, performance improvement, maturation, and qualification of suitable laser transmitters and detectors; minimization of size, weight, power consumption, and cost; increase in ruggedness and support for operation in thermo-mechanically harsh environments; and improvement of long-term reliability.

Invited Speakers

Jae Kyung, Raytheon, USA
Lute Maleki, OEwaves Inc, USA  
Paul McManamon, Exciting Technology LLC, USA
Marcos Sirota, Sigma Space Corp, USA

Mariano Troccoli, Evolution Photonics Inc, USA


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