Speakers


 

Shankar Baliga
General Monitors 

Super Toughened Glass

 

Aidan Brooks
LIGO Labs CalTech 

The Requirements of 3rd Generation Gravitational Wave Detectors

 

Francois Chenard
IRFlex 

Latest Advances in Mid-Infrared Optical Fibers and Devices

 

Garrett Cole

Crystalline Mirrors Solutions

Ultralow-Loss Mid-Infrared Interference Coatings via
Substrate Transfer and Direct Bonding

Hervé Copin
Xenics

A 400 kHz Line Rate 2048-Pixel Stitched SWIR Linear Array

 

Prof. Claire Gmachl
Princeton University 

Quantum Cascade Lasers

 

Adam J. Fleisher

NIST

Rapid Gas Metrology using Mid-Infrared Frequency Combs

Sarath Gunapala
NASA JPL 

Focal Plane Arrays

 

Shane Johnson
Arizona State University

Molecular Beam Epitaxy Grown InAsSbBi for Mid- and
Long-Wave Infrared Applications

Jason Kriesel
Opto-Knowledge Systems

Recent Advances in Hollow Mid-IR Fiber Optics

 

Joe Kunsch
Laser Components Germany 

Motivations Behind Infrared Applications and Developments

 

Kevin Lascola
Thorlabs Quantum Electronics 

Fiber Coupled Interband Cascade Lasers

 

Chip Marshall
Redshift BioAnalytics 

Tunable IR Lasers for Biophysical Characterization of Protein

 

Jerry Meyer
Naval Research Lab 

Interband Cascade Lasers, ICLEDs, and Mid-IR Si Photonics
for Spectroscopy

Raphael Mueller
Fraunhofer IAD Freiberg 

Type-II Superlattice Infrared Photodetectors:
From Cryogenic to HOT Operation

Antoine Muller
Alpes Lasers 

Commercial QCLs

 

Prof. Fred Moshary
City College of New York

Infrared Remote Sensing Application in Urban Areas:
Challenges and Opportunities

Jason Palidwar
Iridian

Multi Zone IR Filter Arrays

 

Mark Phillips
Pacific Northwest National Lab 

Standoff Chemical Plume Detection with Swept-ECQCL Spectroscopy

 

Prof. Nilton Renno          
University of Michigan 

Intelligent Vision Systems - Advanced Icing Detection

 

Alexander Soibel
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory 

MWIR nBn Detector for High Temperature Operation

 

Elizabeth Steenbergen

Air Force Research Laboratory

InAs/InAsSb Type-II Superlattices and Their Applications in
IR Photodetectors

Prof. Maria Tamargo

City College of New York

II-VI Semiconductor Based Intersubband Devices

 

Prof. Frank Tittel
Rice University 

Advances in Laser Based Trace Gas Sensor Technologies

 

Prof. Raphael Tsu
University of North Carolina 

Type II Superlattices

 

Michael Wanke
Sandia National Laboratories 

Monolithic Integration of Heterodyne Schottky Diode Mixers
and Quantum Cascade Lasers

Dariusz Wojnowski
VIGO Systems

Recent Progress in IR Detection Modules

 

Prof. Yu Yao
Arizona State University 

Infrared Optoelectronics Based on Active Metasurfaces

 

Prof. Mark Zondlo
Princeton University

Mid-IR Open Path Systems

 

Laser Components Panel Discussion



Davorin Babic
Director of R&D 

IR Emitter Choices: Compare and Contrast

 

Dragan Grubisic
GM IR Detector Business 

Using Research to Advance InGaAs Array Performance

 

Justin Jensen
Lead R&D Engineer 

Pyroelectric Detectors Improved by 1.41

 

Larry Johnson
IR Product Specialist 

Next Generation PbSe Research - The State of the Art