Technical Groups

Information Acquisition, Processing and Display

Explore the technical groups of the Information Acquisition, Processing and Display Technical Division, which encompasses the development and use of numerous techniques to acquire and process data.

     
Technical Groups
Applied Spectroscopy (IS)

This group emphasizes the application of optical spectroscopy to detection and sensing problems in environmental, atmospheric, combustion, defense, and biomedical fields. Examples include VNIR sensing and processing for food characterization, optical techniques for forensics, and chemical analysis.

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Display Technology (IT)

This group focuses on the various aspects of display technologies including the physical display media, algorithms needed to visualize data, systems and subsystems that present the display, and data formatting needed to interface with the physical display technologies used.

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Environmental Sensing (IE)

This group focuses on tools and processing techniques to characterize the environment including DIAL and LIDAR, hyper-spectral monitoring, detection, processing and characterization, surveying applications, atmospheric propagation, pollution monitoring, and remote imaging.

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Image Sensing and Pattern Recognition (IR)

This group is concerned with analog and digital processing in sensing and imaging systems, algorithms for sensor system control and for data analysis, sensor networks and data fusion, pattern recognition and tracking.

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Optics in Digital Systems (ID)

This group focuses on using optical and optoelectronic devices and systems for digital data storage, processing, interconnection and networking. The group focuses on the physical representation of information and on coding and communication protocols for effective utilization of photonic systems.

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