PUBLICATIONS

Working at the forefront of infrared technology

Cyan Systems has published numerous technical papers on various infrared related topics in a variety of professional journals.  They are listed below in order of publication.  Please contact Cyan Systems for further information.

 

 

  1. “Performance of High Definition 2040 x 1156 format IRFPAs with 5 micron pitch pixels”, J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 2015 Meeting of the MSS Specialty Group on Infrared Detectors, October 2015.
     

  2. "Benefits of small pixel focal plane array technology", J.T. Caulfield, J.P. Curzan, J. Lewis, in Optical Sensing, Imaging, and Photon Counting: Nanostructured Devices and Applications, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9555, September 2015.
     

  3. “Small pixel oversampled IR focal plane arrays", J.T. Caulfield, J.P. Curzan, J.Lewis, N.Dhar, in Infrared Technology and Applications XLI, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9451, June 2015.
     

  4. “A bio-inspired infrared imager with on chip object computation”, P.L. McCarley, J.T. Caulfield, in Infrared Technology and Applications XL, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9070, June 2014.
     

  5. “Benefits of oversampled small pixel focal plane arrays”, J.T. Caulfield, J.A. Wilson, N.K. Dhar, in Infrared Technology and Applications XL, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9070, June 2014.
     

  6. “Performance benefits of sub-diffraction sized pixels in imaging sensors”, J.T. Caulfield, J.A. Wilson, N.K. Dhar, in Image Sensing Technologies: Materials, Devices, Systems, and Applications, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9100, May 2014.
     

  7. “Detection advantages of spatial oversampling in imaging sensors”, J.A. Wilson, J.T. Caulfield, N.K. Dhar, in Nanophotonics and Macrophotonics for Space Environments VII, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 8876, Septembr 2013.
     

  8. “Spatial oversampling in imaging sensors: benefits in sensitivity and detection”, J.T. Caulfield, J.A. Wilson, N.K. Dhar, in Infrared Technology and Applications XXXIX, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 8704, June 2013.
     

  9. “Spatial oversampling in imaging sensors: Benefits in sensitivity and detection”, J.T. Caulfield, J.A. Wilson, N.K. Dhar, Applied Imagery Pattern Recognition Workshop (AIPR) 2012 IEEE Proceedings, October 2012.
     

  10. “Development of photonic crystal based large format IR scene projection technology”, J.A. Wilson, B. Burckel, J.T. Caulfield, S. Cogan, M. Massie, R. Rapp, R. Rose, D. Snyder, Technologies for Synthetic Environments, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 8356, May 2012.
     

  11. “Development of Photonic Crystal-Based Scene Projection Technology”,  J. Caulfield, B. Burckel, G. Ten Eyck, I. El-Kady, F. McCormick, J. Curzan, M. Massie, R. Stockbridge, D. Snyder, Technologies for Synthetic Environments:  Hardware-in-the-Loop Testing XIII, 69420C, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6942, April 2008.
     

  12. “Bandwidth Efficient Sensor Architectures with Feature Extraction”, J.T. Caulfield, P.L. McCarley, J. Elliott, M.A. Massie, Applied Imagery Pattern Recognition Workshop, 2008. AIPR ’08. 37th IEEE Proceedings, October 2008.
     

  13. “Development of photonic crystal-based scene projection technology”,  J. Caulfield, B. Burckel, G. Ten Eyck, I. El-Kady, F. McCormick, J. Curzan, M. Massie, R. Stockbridge, D. Snyder,  Technologies for Synthetic Environments: Hardware-in-the-Loop Testing XIII, 69420C, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6942, April 2008.
     

  14. “Techniques for Image Preprocessing in Variable Acuity Focal Plane Arrays”, J.T. Caulfield, P.L. McCarley, J.P. Curzan, M.A. Massie, C. Baxter, Infrared Technology and Applications XXXIII, 654213, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6542, May 2007.
     

  15. “Performance of Image Processing Techniques for Efficient Data Management on the Focal Plane”, J.T. Caulfield, P.L. McCarley, M.A. Massie, C. Baxter. Infrared Detectors and Focal Plan Arrays VIII, 62950B, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6295, September 2006.
     

  16. “Efficiency of Image Processing Architectures Near the Focal Plane Array”, J.T. Caulfield, P.L. McCarley, J.P. Curzan, M.A. Massie, Infrared Technology and Applications XXXII, 620613, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6206, May 2006.
     

  17. “Adaptive Image Processing Techniques for Camera on a Chip Sensors”, J.T. Caulfield, M.A. Massie, R.A. Coussa, C.R. Baxter, P.L. McCarley, Infrared and Photoelectronic Imagers and Detector Devices, 58810G, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5881, August 2005.
     

  18. “Advanced On FPA and Near FPA Image Processing for Infrared Sensors”, J.T. Caulfield, V.I. Ovod, R.A. Coussa, C.R. Baxter, M.A. Massie, Infrared Technology and Applications XXXI, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5783, May 2005.
     

  19. “Advanced IRFPAs for Next-Generation Sensors”, J.T. Caulfield, et al., Infrared Technology and Applications XXX, SPIE Proceedings, August 2004, Invited Paper.
     

  20. “Next Generation IR Focal Plane Arrays and Applications”, J.T. Caulfield, 32nd Applied Imagery Pattern Recognition Workshop, 2003.  IEEE Proceedings, October 2003, Invited Paper.
     

  21. “On-FPA Non-Uniformity Correction Techniques to Compensate for 2D Infrared Sensor Variations” K. V. Dang.., J. T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the IEEE Sensors Conference, 2002.
     

  22. “Advanced On-FPA Signal Processing For Staring IRFPAs”, K.V. Dang, ..., J.T. Caulfield, et, al, Proceedings of the 2001 SPIE Annual Meeting, August, 2001.
     

  23. “AIRS FPA applied to the MIRIADS: Powerful IR systems applications”,  J.T. Caulfield, P.L. McCarley, C.R. Baxter, M.A. Massie,  Proceedings of the 2001 Meeting of the SPIE Aerosense on Image Processing Behind the FPA, March, 2001.
     

  24. “Recent Technology Advances and Performance Results for Smart FPA Development”, L.P. Chen, J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 2000 Meeting of the MSS Specialty Group on Infrared Detectors, March, 2001.
     

  25. “Advanced On-FPA Signal Processing for Staring IRFPAs,” K.V. Dang, .. J.T. Caulfield, in Wave Optics and VLSI Photonic Devices for Information Processing, Proceedings of SPIE vol. 4435, Dec. 2001.
     

  26. “Signal Processing on the Focal Plane Array: An Overview”, R.W. Graham,… J.T. Caulfield,. Proceedings of the 2000 Annual Meeting of the SPIE Smart FPAs, August, 2000.
     

  27. “Recent Developments in “Smart Sensor” Technology”, J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 2000 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Passive Sensors, March, 2000.
     

  28. “Productized 128 x 128 MWIR/MWIR HgCdTe FPAs”, E.A. Patten, ..., J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 1998 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Detectors, March, 1999.
     

  29. “Two Color Infrared Focal Plane Arrays”, J.W. Bangs, J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the Third NATO/IRIS Joint Symposium, October, 1998, Invited Paper.
     

  30. “128 x 128 and 256 x 256 Simultaneously Integrating Two Color IRFPAs”,  J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 1998 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group Infrared Detectors, August, 1998.
     

  31. “Two Color Staring Focal Plane Arrays for Multispectral IR Imaging Systems”, E.A. Patten, ..., J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 1998 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Passive Sensors, March, 1998.
     

  32. “Molecular Beam Epitaxial Growth and Performance of HgCdTe-Based Simultaneous-Mode Two-Color Detectors”, R.D. Rajaval, .., J.T. Caulfield, et. al., Journal of Electronic Materials, Vol. 27, No. 6, January, 1998.
     

  33. “Multispectral HgCdTe Infrared Detectors Grown by Molecular Beam Epitaxy”. R.D. Rajaval, ., J.T. Caulfield, et. al., , Proceeding of the Materials Research Society, Infrared Applications of Semiconductors, December, 1997.
     

  34. “Two-Color Staring Focal Plane Arrays for Multispectral IR Imaging Systems”, J.L Johnson, ..., J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 199 7 National IRIS Annual Meeting, November, 1997, Best Paper of Conference Award.
     

  35. “Third Generation Processing for IR Focal Plane Arrays”, J.T. Caulfield, Symposium on Signal Processing in Infrared Imaging Systems, October, 1997, Invited Paper.
     

  36. “Third Generation Intelligent IR Focal Plane Arrays”, J.T. Caulfield, Proceedings of the SPIE Applied Imagery Pattern Recognition Conference, October, 1997, Invited Paper.

  37. “Simultaneously Integrating Staring Two-Color IR Focal Plane Arrays”,  J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Detectors, July, 1997, Best Paper of Conference Award.

  38. “Rex M1-xMnOd Thin Films for Uncooled Infrared Focal Plane Arrays”, J.S Horwitz, J.T. Caulfield, et. al.

  39. “Correlation between intensity fluctuations in the mid- and long- IR bands for near sea transmission paths”, C. S. Bendall, T. Bull, J. T. Caulfield, Proceedings of the 1997 Meeting of the SPIE Aerosense Conference, April, 1997.

  40. “Pulsed laser deposition of electronic ceramics”,J. S. Horwitz,.., J. Caulfield, et. al.,  Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B, vol. 121, no. 1-4, pp. 371-377, January 1997.

  41. “Smart FPAs Mimic Human Eye in Image Processing”, J.T. Caulfield, J. Norworth,  Military and Aerospace Electronics, Vol. 8 No.1, January, 1997.

  42. “Performance of the Vectored Infrared Personnel Engagement and Return fire (VIPER) IRFPA Muzzle Flash Detection System ”, J.T. Caulfield, et. al., Proceedings of the 1996 Meeting of IRIS Specialty Group on Targets, Backgrounds, and Discrimination, February, 1996.

  43. “Design and characterization of a prototype staring IRFPA-based antiship seeker” J.T. Caulfield,  R. H. Evans,  E.F. Williams,  K. Brant, Proceedings of the 1995 SPIE Aerosense Conference, April, 1995.

  44. “Digital Characterization of a Neuromorphic IRFPA”, J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 1995 SPIE Aerosense Conference, April, 1995.

  45. “Digital Characterization of a Neuromorphic IRFPA with an Application of Adaptive Non-Uniformity Correction”, J. Fisher,..  J.T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 1995 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Passive Sensors, March, 1995.

  46. “Susceptibility of Staring IRFPA Based Antiship Missile Threats to Laser IRCM: Past Present and Future”, J. T. Caulfield, Proceedings of the 1994 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Countermeasures, April, 1995, classified paper.

  47. "Susceptibility of IRFPA Sensors to Short Laser Pulses", J. T. Caulfield, M.R. Kruer, R.D. Moore,  F.R. Barone, Proceedings of the 1994 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Countermeasures, April, 1994, classified paper.

  48. "Enhancement of the Performance of Infrared-Based Missile Attack Warning Receivers Using Sensor Fusion", M.R. Pauli, J. T. Caulfield, and L.F. Williams", Proceedings of the National Symposium on Sensor Fusion, March, 1994, classified paper.

  49. "Simulation of on-Chip Image Preprocessing for Staring IRFPAs”, D.A. Scribner, J. T. Caulfield, and M.R. Kruer, Proceedings of the 1994 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Passive Sensors, March, 1994.

  50. "Observation and Extraction of Faint Infrared Targets Near the Horizon", J. T. Caulfield, M.R. Pauli, S.P. Michaels, E.L. Wilder, and R.A. York, Proceedings of the 1994 Meeting of the IRIS  Specialty Group on Targets, Backgrounds, and Discrimination, February , 1994.

  51. "Adaptive Nonuniformity Correction Processing for Staring IRFPA Cameras", D.A. Scribner, J. T.  Caulfield, K.A. Sarkady, and M.R. Kruer, Proceedings of the 1993 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Detectors, August, 1993.

  52. "Effects of Low Power Countermeasures on Several Infrared Focal Plane Arrays" , J. T. Caulfield,  M.R. Kruer, and K.A. Sarkady, Proceedings of the 1993 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Countermeasures, April, 1993, classified paper.

  53. "Performance of Real- Time Adaptive Nonuniformity Correction Techniques for IRFPAs", J. T. Caulfield, D.A. Scribner, K.A. Sarkady, and M.R. Kruer, Proceedings of the 1993 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Passive Sensors, March, 1993.

  54. "Effects of System Stability and Detector l/f Noise on Staring IRFPA Performance" , K.A. Sarkady,  M.R. Kruer, D.A. Scribner, and J. T. Caulfield, Proceedings of the 1993 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Passive Sensors, March, 1993.

  55. "Adaptive Retina-Like Preprocessing for Imaging Detector Arrays", D.A. Scribner,.., J. T. Caulfield, et. al., 1993 IEEE INNS International Joint Conference On Neural Networks, March, 1993.

  56. “Analysis of Ocean Horizon Image Measurements in the MWIR", E. H. Takken, J. T. Caulfield, et.  al. , 1993 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Targets, Background, and Discrimination, January, 1993.

  57. "Stability Measurements on Several Large Area Staring IRFPAs", K.A. Sarkady, J. T. Caulfield,  M.R. Kruer, and D.A. Scribner, 1992 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Detectors, 14 August, 1992.

  58. "Real-Time Implementation of Adaptive Nonuniformity Correction for IR Focal Plane Arrays", D. A. Scribner, J. T. Caulfield, K.A. Sarkady, and M.R. Kruer, Proceedings of the 1992 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Detectors, August, 1992.

  59. "Degradation of IRFP A Performance Due to Optical Overload", J. T. Caulfield, M.R. Kruer, K.A. Sarkady, and J.C. Gridley, Proceedings of the 1992 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Infrared Countermeasures, May, 1992; classified paper.

  60. “An Imaging Metric for Infrared Focal Plane Arrays", D .A. Scribner, J. T. Caulfield, et. al.  SPIE , 1992 Aerospace Sensing, SPIE Conference 1686, April, 1992.

  61. "Adaptive Nonuniformity Correction for IR Focal Plane Arrays Using Neural Networks", D.A.  Scribner,  J. T.Caulfield, et. al., SPIE 1991 International Symposium on Optical Applied Science and Engineering, SPIE conference 1541, July, 1991.

  62. "Nonuniformity Correction for Staring IR Focal Plane Arrays Using Scene-Based Techniques", D.A. Scribner, .., J. T. Caulfield, et. al., SPIE 1990 Aerospace Sensing, SPIE conference 1308, April 1990, invited paper.

  63. "Analysis of Recent Fly's Eye IR Threat Warning Sensor Measurements", G.R. Katz, .., J. T. Caulfield, et. al. , Proceedings of the 1990 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Passive Sensors , March, 1990.

  64. "Scene-Based Nonuniformity Correction for Staring IR Focal Plane Arrays" , D.A. Scribner, ..., J. T. Caulfield, et. al. Proceedings of the 1989 National IRIS Symposium, August 1989.

  65. "Recent Measurements and Processed Imagery from a Dual-Band 128x128 Mid-Wave Infrared Staring Data Measurement Sensor (Fly's Eye)", G.R. Katz, ..., J.T. Caulfield, et. al., Proceedings of the 1989 Meeting of the IRIS Specialty Group on Passive Sensors, March, 1989.

     


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