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Courses at Defense + Commercial Sensing

Courses at SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing

Efficient training from leading experts

Focused, face-to-face instruction on a variety of  topics, including infrared, sensing, electro-optical (EO) imaging systems, quantum, deep learning, and more.


New for 2020

Problems in Autonomous Vehicle Imaging Systems
Infrared Technology, Phenomenology, Markets and Applications
 • Morphological Image Processing: Principles and Applications
 • Advanced Autonomous Vehicle Lidar Design and Engineering
 • Artificial Intelligence for Computer Vision Applications
 • User Interfaces/Human-Machine Interfaces for Non-Experts: Basics for Sensor-Related Workflows

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 • SPIE Student Members get up to 60% off courses

Materials and Devices

Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Bhashyam Balaji, Defence Research and Development Canada (Canada)
$345.00 Members  |  $410.00 Non-members

Imaging and Analytics

Date: 29 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Yufeng Zheng, Alcorn State Univ. (United States); Erik P. Blasch, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
$410.00 Members  |  $475.00 Non-members
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Nasser M. Nasrabadi, West Virginia Univ. (United States)
$610.00 Members  |  $730.00 Non-members
Date: 28 April 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Raghuveer M. Rao, U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (United States)
$345.00 Members  |  $410.00 Non-members
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Johan Debayle, MINES Saint-Étienne (France)
$610.00 Members  |  $730.00 Non-members
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Sos S. Agaian, College of Staten Island (United States)
$345.00 Members  |  $410.00 Non-members
Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Course Level: Advanced
Instructor: Terrence S. Lomheim, The Aerospace Corp. (United States)
$425.00 Members  |  $490.00 Non-members
Date: 29 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Nasser M. Nasrabadi, West Virginia Univ. (United States)
$610.00 Members  |  $730.00 Non-members

Advanced Sensing and Imaging

Date: 30 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Intermediate
Instructor: Gerald C. Holst, JCD Publishing (United States)
$685.00 Members  |  $805.00 Non-members
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Austin A. Richards, FLIR Systems, Inc. (United States)
$400.00 Members  |  $465.00 Non-members
Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Michael Browne, SA Photonics, Inc. (United States)
$345.00 Members  |  $410.00 Non-members
Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Gary W. Kamerman, Argo AI, LLC (United States)
$610.00 Members  |  $730.00 Non-members
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Glenn D. Boreman, The Univ. of North Carolina at Charlotte (United States)
$645.00 Members  |  $765.00 Non-members
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: John E. Hubbs, Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. (United States)
$610.00 Members  |  $730.00 Non-members
Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Intermediate
Instructor: Gerald C. Holst, JCD Publishing (United States)
$685.00 Members  |  $805.00 Non-members
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Intermediate
Instructor: James M. Hilkert, Alpha-Theta Technologies (United States)
$610.00 Members  |  $730.00 Non-members
Date: 28 April 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Austin A. Richards, FLIR Systems, Inc. (United States)
$400.00 Members  |  $465.00 Non-members
Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
$610.00 Members  |  $730.00 Non-members
Date: 28 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Intermediate
Instructor: Charles M. Hanson, SenseIR Solutions, LLC (United States)
$650.00 Members  |  $770.00 Non-members
Date: 29 April 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Laura A. McNamara, Sandia National Labs. (United States)
$195.00 Members  |  $220.00 Non-members

Next Generation Sensor Systems and Applications

Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Joseph A. Shaw, Montana State Univ. (United States)
$345.00 Members  |  $410.00 Non-members
Date: 29 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Course Level: Intermediate
Instructor: Barbara G. Grant, Consultant (United States)
$395.00 Members  |  $460.00 Non-members
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Advanced
Instructor: Gary W. Kamerman, Argo AI, LLC (United States)
$345.00 Members  |  $410.00 Non-members

Optical and Optomechanical Engineering

Date: 26 - 27 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Daniel Vukobratovich, Raytheon Missile Systems (United States)
$1,205.00 Members  |  $1,435.00 Non-members
Date: 29 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Keith Kasunic, Optical Systems Group, LLC (United States)
$690.00 Members  |  $810.00 Non-members
Date: 29 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Glenn D. Boreman, The Univ. of North Carolina at Charlotte (United States)
$650.00 Members  |  $770.00 Non-members

Basic 2-Hour Courses for Sales, Marketing, and Industry

Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Austin A. Richards, FLIR Systems, Inc. (United States)
$195.00 Members  |  $220.00 Non-members
Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: John Lester Miller, Cascade Electro-Optics, LLC (United States)
$195.00 Members  |  $220.00 Non-members
Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: John Lester Miller, Cascade Electro-Optics, LLC (United States)
$285.00 Members  |  $310.00 Non-members
Date: 27 April 2020
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Kevin G. Harding, Optical Metrology Solutions LLC (United States)
$195.00 Members  |  $220.00 Non-members

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