Application of Lasers for Sensing & Free Space Communication

1.) Quantum protocols
         Quantum imaging & sensing
         Quantum communications

2.) Lidar for imaging
         3D imaging
         Range profiling
         Photon counting imaging & ranging
         Synthetic aperture lidar & other coherent systems

3.) Lidar for remote sensing
         DIAL & other atmospheric lidar
         Wind sensing
         Remote vibrometry

4.) Free-space optical communication
         Atmospheric effects and compensation

5.) Component technologies
         Laser sources
         Receivers
         Optical Apertures & beam control
         Post-detection processing algorithms