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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 of applied spectroscopy might include VNIR sensing and processing for food characterization and process control, optical techniques used in forensics, chem/bio detection and warning applications, and chemical analysis.

Prasoon K Diwakar South Dakota School Mines & TechnologyCo-Chair
Amartya Sengupta Indian Institute of Technology DelhiCo-Chair
Benoit Fond Otto-von-Guericke Univ MagdeburgEvents Officer
Kaitlin Lovering University of British ColumbiaSocial Media Officer
Sakshi Gupta LASTEC, DRDOWebinar Officer

If you are a member of the Applied Spectroscopy Technical Group and have ideas for activities and initiatives to help engage this community, please share them with the chairs, Prasoon Diwakar and Amartya Sengupta.


View OSA Technical Group webinars on-demand at any time or register for any of our upcoming webinars online. Each webinar is an hour long and features a technical presentation on a topic selected by your OSA Technical Groups.

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