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Conference Publications and Presentations

Following is a list of recent presentations MDL scientists and technologists have been involved in during 2011:

Presentations

  1. V. Pikov and P. H. Siegel, “Novel Neural Interface for Modulation of Neuronal Activity Based on Millimeter Wave Exposure,” IEEE/NIH Life Science Systems and Applications Workshop (LiSSA), (Bethesda, MD, April 2–7, 2011), pp. 147–151.
  2. V. Pikov and P. H. Siegel, “Millimeter Wave-Induced Changes in Membrane Properties of Leech Retzius Neurons,” Proc. SPIE 7883, 788356 (2011).
  3. F. Boussaha, J. Kawamura, J. Stern, A. Skalare, and V. White, “Scalable Terahertz Frequency Mixers,” Proc. Int. Symp. Space Terahertz Technol. (Tucson, 2011), Paper 6-1.
  4. F. Boussaha, J. Kawamura, J. Stern, A. Skalare, V. White, C. Jung, and I. Mehdi, “Development of Waveguide Balanced HEB Receivers Beyond 2THz,” Proc. 36th Int. Conf. Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves (IRMMW-THz), (Houston, 2011), pp. 1-2.
  5. A. Fung, J. Ward, G. Chattopadhyay, R. Lin, L. Samoska, P. Kangaslahti, I. Mehdi, B. Lambrigtsen, P. Goldsmith, M. Micovic, A. Kurdoghlian, K. Shinohara, I. Milosavljevic, and D. H.Chow, “Power Combined Gallium Nitride Amplifier with 3 Watt Output Power at 87 GHz,” Proc. of the 2011 ISSTT Symposium (Tucson, AZ, 2011), pp. 44–48.
  6. G. Chattopadhyay, K. B. Cooper, R. J. Dengler, N. Llombart, and P. H. Siegel, “Imaging at Stand-Off Distance with Terahertz FMCW Radar,” Proc. URSI General Assembly (Istanbul, Turkey, August 2011), pp. 1-1.
  7. G. Chattopadhyay, N. Llombart, C. Lee, B. Thomas, R. Lin, A. Peralta, and I. Mehdi, “Integrated Arrays on Silicon at Terahertz Frequencies,” Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting (Spokane, Washington, July 2011), pp. 3007–3010.
  8. G. Chattopadhyay, E. Schlecht, C. Lee, J. Gill. R. Lin, S. Sin, I. Mehdi, W. Deal, K. K. Loi, P. Nam, and B. Rodriguez, “670 GHz Schottky Diode Based Subharmonic Mixer with CPW Circuits and 70 GHz IF,” Proc. 22nd International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology (Tucson, AZ, April 2011), pp.192–192.
  9. A. Y. Tang, E. Schlecht, G. Chattopadhyay, R. Lin, C. Lee, J. Gill, I. Mehdi, and J. Stake, “Steady-State and Transient Thermal Analysis of High-Power Planar Schottky Diodes,” Proc. 22nd International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology (Tucson, AZ, April 2011), Paper 3-1.
  10. A. Navarrini, C. Groppi, and G. Chattopadhyay, “Test of a Waveguide OMT for the 385–500 GHz Band,” Proc. 22nd International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology (Tucson, AZ, April 2011), Paper P-28.
  11. N. Llombart, B. Thomas, M. Alonso, G. Chattopadhyay, C. Lee, L. Jofre, and I. Mehdi, “Silicon-Based Antennas for THz Integrated Arrays,” Proc. European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (Rome, Italy, April 2011), pp. 3176–3179.
  12. S. Y. Bae, R. Korniski, A. Ream, E. Fritz, and M. Shearn, “Single Lens Dual-Aperture 3D Imaging System: Color Modeling,” Stereoscopic Displays and Applications XXIII, Proceedings of SPIE-IS&T Electronic Imaging, SPIE Vol. 8288, 828807 (2011).
  13. M. Shearn, J. Mondry, S. Y. Bae, R. Korniski, H. Manohara, and H. Shahinian, “Multi-Angle Rear-Viewing Endoscopic Tool (MARVEL) for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgeries,” ASME Journal of Medical Devices, Minneapolis, MN (in press).
  14. M. Shearn, M. D. Henry, and A. Scherer, “Etching of Silicon Nanowires and CNTs using Implanted Ga Ions,” Proceedings of GOMAC (Orlando, FL, 2011) (in press).
  15. S. D. Gunapala, D. Z. Ting, J. Nguyen, A. Soibel, S. B. Rafol, and A. Khoshakhlagh, “InAs/GaSb Superlattice Detector Arrays for Infrared Imaging,” Proc. 38th International Symposium on Compound Semiconductors (Berlin, Germany, 2011), pp. 257–258.
  16. W. R. Johnson, S. J. Hook, P. Mouroulis, D. W. Wilson, S. D. Gunapala, V. Realmuto, A. Lamborn, C. Paine, J. M. Mumolo, and B. T. Eng, “HyTES: Thermal Imaging Spectrometer Development,” Aerospace Conference, IEEE, doi:10.1109/AERO.2011.5747394 (2011).
  17. J. Nguyen, C. J. Hill, D. Rafol, S. Keo, A. Soibel, D. Z.-Y. Ting, J. Mumolo, J. Liu, and S. D. Gunapala, “Pixel Isolation of Low Dark-Current Large-Format InAs/GaSb Superlattice Complementary Barrier Infrared Detector Focal Plane Arrays with High Fill Factor,” Proc. SPIE, 7945, 79451T (2011).
  18. A. Soibel, D. Z.-Y. Ting, C. J. Hil, M. Lee, J. Nguyen, S. A. Keo, J. M. Mumolo, and S. D. Gunapala, “High-Performance Long Wavelength Superlattice Infrared Detectors,” Proc. SPIE, 7945, 79451P (2011).
  19. S. D. Gunapala, D. Z. Ting, A. Soibel, A. Khoshakhlagh, J. Nguyen, J. K. Liu, S. A. Keo, J. M. Mumolo, S. B. Rafol, B. Yang, A. Liao, D. P. Forrai, D. Endres, R. Rawe, and M. Greiner, “Antimonide-Based Infrared Detector Research at JPL,” Proc. 2011 Meeting of the Military Sensing Symposium (MSS) (17 pp) (2011).
  20. D. Z. Ting, A. Soibel, S. B. Rafol, J. Nguyen, L. Höglund, A. Khoshakhlagh, S. A. Keo, J. K. Liu, J. M. Mumolo, and S. D. Gunapala, “Superlattice Barrier Infrared Detector Development at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory,” Proc. SPIE, Vol. 8012, 801214 (2011).
  21. D. Z. Ting, A. Soibel, J. Nguyen, L. Höglund, A. Khoshakhlagh, S. B. Rafol, S. A. Keo, A. Liao, J. M. Mumolo, J. K. Liu, and S. D. Gunapala, “Type II Superlattice Barrier Infrared Detector,” (Invited), Proc. SPIE, 8154, 81540L, doi:10.1117/12.896240 (2011).
  22. A. Khoshakhlagh, D. Z. Ting, A. Soibel, L. Hoglund, J. Nguyen, S. A. Keo, A. Liao, and S. D. Gunapala, “Growth and Characteristics of Type-II InAs/GaSb Superlattice-Based Detectors,” Proc. SPIE, 8154, 81540K, doi:10.1117/12.894286 (2011).
  23. L. Höglund, A. Khoshakhlagh, A. Soibel, D. Z. Ting, C. J. Hill, S. Keo, and S. D. Gunapala, “Photoluminescence Study of Long-Wavelength Superlattice Infrared Detectors,” Proc. SPIE, 8155, 81550M (2011).
  24. W. R. Johnson, S. J. Hook, M. Foote, B. T. Eng, and B. Jau, “High-Speed, Multi-Channel, Thermal Instrument Development in Support of HyspIRI-TIR,” Proc. SPIE, 8155, 81550X (2011).
  25. B. Van Gorp, P. Mouroulis, D. W. Wilson, J. Rodriguez, H. Sobel, R. G. Sellar, D. Blaney, and R. O. Green, “Optical Design and Performance of the Ultra-Compact Imaging Spectrometer,” Proc. SPIE, 8158, 81580L (2011).
  26. M. Sieth, S. Church, J. M. Lau, P. Voll, T. Gaier, P. Kangaslahti, L. Samoska, M. Soria, K. Cleary, A. C. S. Readhead, R. Reeves, A. Harris, J. Neilson, S. Tantawi, and D. Van Winkle, “Technology Developments for a Scalable Heterodyne MMIC Array at W-band,” Proc. 41st European Microwave Conference (EuMC), European Microwave Symposium Digest (Manchester, UK, Oct. 2011), pp. 527–530.
  27. P. Voll, L. Samoska, S. Church, J. Lau, M. Sieth, T. Gaier, P. Kangaslahti, M. Soria, S. Tantawi, and D. Van Winkle, “A G-Band Cryogenic MMIC Heterodyne Receiver Module for Astronomical Applications,” Proc. 41st European Microwave Conference (EuMC), European Microwave Symposium Digest (Manchester, UK, Oct. 2011), pp. 523–526.
  28. L. Samoska, A. Fung, D. Pukala, P. Kangaslahti, R. Lai, S. Sarkozy, X. B. Mei, and G. Boll, “On-Wafer Measurements of S-MMIC Amplifiers from 400–500 GHz,” 2011 IEEE MTT-S International, IEEE International Microwave Symposium Digest, (Baltimore, MD, June 2011), pp. 1–4.
  29. R. Korniski, S. Y. Bae, and H. Manohara, “3D Imaging with a Single-Aperture 3-mm Objective Lens: Concept, Fabrication, and Test,” Proc. SPIE, 8129, 812904 (2011).
  30. R. Toda, H. Manohara, C. McKinney, S. Jackson, M. Mojarradi and A. Trebi-Ollennu, “Development of Sample Verification System for Sample Return Missions,” Proc. IEEE Aerospace Conference (Big Sky, MT, 2011), pp. 1–8.
  31. P. H. Siegel and V. Pikov, “Millimeter-Wave Stimulation of Neuronal Response,” 2nd International Bio THz Workshop (Seoul, Korea, Jan. 19–20, 2011). Invited Opening Plenary Talk.
  32. P. H. Siegel, “THz Technology and Applications,” WAMICON (Florida, April 16–19, 2011).
  33. V. Pikov, P. H. Siegel, S. Romanenkov, and D. Wagenaar, “Effect of Millimeter Waves at 50–70 GHz on Neuronal Excitability in the Leech Ganglion,” BEMS (Halifax, June 14–16, 2011).
  34. P. H. Siegel and V. Pikov, “Impact of Low-Power Millimeter Waves on Cell Membrane Potential,” Strong Microwaves (Nizny Novgorad, Russia, July 7–13, 2011).
  35. P. H. Siegel, V. Pikov, D. Wagenaar, and S. Romanenkov, “Stimulating Neural Signaling with Low-Power Millimeter Waves,” URSI Symposium (Madrid, Spain, Sept. 9–11, 2011). Invited.
  36. S. Nikzad, “UV/Optical/NIR Detectors for Photon Counting and High-Efficiency Applications in Astronomy and Other Fields,” SPIE Optics and Photonics Conference 8145: UV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Space Instrumentation for Astronomy XVII (San Diego, CA, August 23, 2011), Paper 8145-20.
  37. M. Hoenk, “Nanostructured Silicon for Surface Passivation of Solid-state Photodetectors,” SPIE Optics and Photonics Conference 8098: Probing Nanoscale Properties of Functional Materials (San Diego, CA, August 23, 2011), Paper 8098-27.
  38. M. Beasley, F. Greer, and S. Nikzad, “Progress in New Ultraviolet Reflective Coating Techniques,” SPIE Optics and Photonics Conference 8145: UV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Space Instrumentation for Astronomy XVII (San Diego, CA, August 23, 2011), Paper 8145-15.
  39. F. Greer, M. Hoenk, B. Jacquot, T. J. Jones, S.Monacos, E. Hamden, M. Beasley, B. L. Gantner, and S. Nikzad, “Atomically Precise Surface and Interface Engineering via Atomic Layer Deposition to Enable High-Performance Materials, Detectors, and Instruments,” SPIE Optics and Photonics Conference 8145: UV, X-Ray, and Gamma-Ray Space Instrumentation for Astronomy XVII (San Diego, CA, August 23, 2011), Paper 8145-16.
  40. F. Greer, M. R. Dickie, T. J. Jones, M. E. Hoenk, and S. Nikzad, “Real-Time Monitoring of Indium Bump Reflow and Oxide Removal Enabling Optimization of Indium Bump Morphology,” SPIE Optics and Photonics Conference 8105: Instrumentation, Metrology, and Standards for Nanomanufacturing, Optics, and Semiconductors V (San Diego, CA, August 23, 2011). Paper 8105-17.