• Technical Conference:  5 – 10 May 2019
  • Exhibition: 7 – 9 May 2019

Advanced Applications of Laser Radar and Remote Sensing

Organizer

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

Gerald Buller, Heriot-Watt University, UK 
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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