Congress Special Events
General Session with Plenary Speakers
Monday, 23 June, 08:00 - 10:00
Salons II & IIII
The Joint Plenary Session will feature a speaker from each of the three topical meetings (COSI, IODC, and OF&T). The Plenary Presenters are listed below.
How to Measure Everything, David Brady, Duke University, USA
Finding Life in the Universe: The Colossus Project, Jeff R. Kuhn; Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii, USA
Will Computational Imaging Change Lens Design?, Kevin P. Thompson, Synopsys, Inc., USA
For more informatiion about plenary speakers, including biographies and presentation abstracts visit the Plenary page.
Welcome Reception and Luau
Monday, 23 June, 18:00 – 20:00
The Coconut Grove at The Fairmont Orchid
Join us in the Coconut Grove for some of Hawaii’s best entertainment and island food. The reception luau is open to committee/presenting author/student and full conference attendees. Conference attendees may purchase extra tickets for their guest.
Joint Poster Session
Tuesday, 24 June
Posters are an integral part of the technical program and offer a unique networking opportunity, where presenters can discuss their results one-to-one with interested parties. Each author is provided with a 4 ft. × 8 ft. (1.22 m × 2.44 m) board on which to display the summary and results of his or her paper.
Michael Kidger Memorial Scholarship Award and Illumination Problems and Lens Design Presentations
Wednesday, 25 June, 18:00 - 20:00
The Michael Kidger Memorial Scholarship Award will be presented to Brian Wheelwright prior to the Lens Design and Illumination Problems Presentations in Salon III. The 2014 Kidger scholarship award will be presented to Brian by Kevin P Thompson, Synopsys Inc. USA. The award consists of a $5,000 cash grant supported by the Michael Kidger Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Following the presentation of the Kidger Award, the winners of the Illumination and Lens Design Problems will present their solutions. For more information, visit the Illumination and Lens Problems page.
2013 Best Paper Award Winners
Best Paper Award 1st Place - Patrick Llul, Duke Univ., USA - Compressive Sensing for Video Using a Passive Coding Element
Best Paper Award 2nd Place - Antonio Caravaca, Univ. of Colorado at Boulder, USA - Real time focusing through a perturbed multimode fiber
Best Paper Award 3rd Place - Stephen Olivas - Univ. of San Diego, USA - Single Pixel Compressive Imaging of Laboratory and Natural Light Scenes
Best Early Career Paper Award - Patrick Gill, Rambus Labs, USA - Lensless Ultra-Miniature Imagers Using Odd-Symmetry Spiral Phase Gratings
Best Poster Award - James Huang, Univ. of Arizona, USA - Information Optimal Adaptive Measurement Design For Compressive Imaging