The II-VI WORKSHOP
Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown - Lakefront
October 31 – November 2, 2017

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WORKSHOP CHAIRS

  • Sivalingam Sivananthan, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Scott Johnson, Raytheon Vision Systems
WORKSHOP COMMITTEE...
Workshop history...

WORKSHOP COORDINATORS

Samantha Tola
Palisades Convention Management
The 2017 II-VI Workshop
411 Lafayette Street, Suite 201
New York, NY 10003
Phone: 212-460-8090 x203
fax: 212-460-5460
stola@pcm411.com

Paola Caicedo
Sivananthan Laboratories, Inc.
590 Territorial Drive, Unit H
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Phone: 630-226-0080
pcaicedo@sivananthanlabs.us

IMPORTANT UPDATES

  2017 Workshop Calendar

Abstract Due Date Jun 9
Notification of Accepts/Rejects Jun 30
Late-News Abstracts July 14
Extended Abstracts Aug 25
Hotel Reservation Sep 28
Workshop Registration Oct 13
Paper Submission Oct 1 - Nov 13
2017 II-VI Workshop Oct 31- Nov 2

 


SPECIAL ISSUE EDITORIAL COORDINATOR

Yesim Anter
EPIR Technologies, Inc.
590 Territorial Drive, Unit B
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
yanter@epir.com

WORKSHOP VENUE

This year the II-VI Workshop will be held on October 31 – November 2 at the Embassy Suites Lake Front, Chicago, IL.

Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown - Lakefront is a great place to stay during your trip to Chicago. With reasonable rates and an incredible location in the River East Arts Complex, business opportunities and attractions are just minutes away.

Located just five minutes from Navy Pier, Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown - Lakefront is so close to a day of fun for everyone. Home of many restaurants, visitors can enjoy a diverse dining experience between rides on the Ferris wheel or browsing stores.

Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown - Lakefront Venue

Learn more: Link to hotel

Best Student Paper Award

Every year the Workshop Committee selects one of the student presentations to receive the William E. Spicer - Thomas N. Casselman award for the best student paper ...Read more...

The 2016 best paper award winner is Elizabeth LeBlanc from Texas State University (Advisor: Prof. Tom Meyers). Her presentation title, "Controlling the Magnesium Composition in CdTe/CdMgTe Heterostructures."

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

2017 - This year’s Keynote Speakers will be Dr. Jay Lewis of Defense Advanced
Research Projects Agency (DARPA)/MTO and Dr.Michael Grove of the Night Vision
and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD).

TUTORIALS

This year the II-VI Workshop will feature a tutorial section on Monday, October 30. The tutorial will be given by Dr. David Rhiger of Raytheon Vision Systems and Dr. Don Lee of Teledyne Scientific & Imaging. The tutorial welcomes all interested and registered U.S. II-VI workshop participants. The workshop committee particularly encourages graduate students, post-docs and junior researchers to attend the tutorial and explore the topics in detail and tap into the experience of and network with the well-established researchers. More information about the tutorials such as topic, registration, time and location will be posted on the II-VI Workshop website and also distributed via email in following weeks.

Go to tutorials page for more details  


Selected Focus Topics

  • Emerging Infrared Detector Technologies
  • Multi-Band Detectors
  • Near-Room-Temperature IR Devices
  • HgCdTe Avalanche Photodiodes
  • Material Growth and Modeling
  • Substrates for HgCdTe:CdZnTe and Alternatives
  • Structural Characterization
  • Doping Issues in HgCdTe
  • Radiation Detectors
  • Solar Cells
  • Integration of 6.1- II-VI and III-V Materials
  • IR Applications of Plasmonics and Metamaterials


II-VI Detector Materials

  • IR
  • UV
  • Gamma-Ray
  • X-Ray
  • Photovoltaic
  • CdZnTe
  • HgCdTe
  • ZnO
  • ZnS
  • History of IR Detector

Special Sessions

  • Superlattices: II-VI and III-As/Sb
  • II-VI Based Solar Cells
  • Alternatives to CdZnTe Substrates
  • HgCdTe Avalanche Photodiodes
  • X-Ray and Gamma-Ray Detectors
  • Surfaces and Interfaces
  • ZnO Materials and Devices
  • Defects and Doping
  • Surface Passivation
TMS

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EPIR Technologies


PARTICIPATING AGENCIES

  • U.S. Army RDECOM CERDEC Night Vision & Electronic Sensors Directorate
  • U.S. Army Research Laboratory
  • Army Research Office
  • U.S. Army SMDC
  • U.S. Navy Electro-Optics Center Penn State University
  • Office of Naval Research
  • Air Force Research Laboratory
  • The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society
Endorsed by American Physical Society

PROMOTIONAL SPONSORS


REQUESTING ALL PROMOTIONAL PARTNERS, SPONSORS AND EXHIBITORS

Please contact Mark Goldfarb: 212-460-8090 x202, mgoldfarb@pcm411.com for participation in the event.

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