Our Publications

Publications in 2021

  1. Infrared LED Scene Projector System Improvements for Increased Operability, with Casey Campbell, GOMAC Tech Conference, On-Line (due to COVID-19), March 2020.

  2. Transitioning the worlds’ first 1Kx1K Infrared LED Scene Projector Systems from Research and Development (R&D) to Production Level, (Lead author: Hamzah Ahmed), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  3. Architectural Design of Close Support Electronics to Expand Functionality of Superlattice LED Infrared Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Christopher Jackson), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  4. Testing and Evaluation of an Improved Infrared Scene Projector, (Lead author: Casey Campbell), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  5. Multi-Computer Support Electronics (CSE) Test Bed for Infrared Scene Projector Systems, (Lead author: Tianne Lassitter), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  6. Further Enhancements to the PDP Architecture and State-of-the-art Results for high-speed IRSP operation, (Lead author: Tyler Browning), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  7. Development of a Scalable Testing Platform for Read-In Integrated Circuit LED Wafers, (Lead author: Jaclyn Singh), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  8. Hardware Modifications for Controlling Duty Cycle to Reduce LED Power in Existing Infrared LED Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Alexis Deputy), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  9. Further Enhancements to the PDP Architecture and State-of-the-art Results for High-speed IRSP Operation, (Lead author: Tyler Browning), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  10. Container based management for IRSP control systems, (Lead author: Daniel May), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

  11. Next generation data link for IRSP data transfer, (Lead author: Daniel May), IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2021.

 

Publications in 2020

  1. Evaluation of Performance, Repeatability, and Thermal Limits for Infrared LED Scene Projectors, Peyman Barakhshan, Miguel Hernandez, Nick Waite, Fouad Kiamilev, Invited presentation, GOMAC Tech Conference, San Diego, CA, March 2020.

  2. Testing, Instrumentation, and Results to make the world’s first usable 1Kx1K Infrared LED Scene Projector Systems, (Lead author: Hamzah Ahmed). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2020 (invited talk).

  3. Small batch fabrication and weekly rotation testing of closed system electronics for infrared LED scene projectors (Lead author: Jaclyn Singh). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2020.

  4. Innovative nonuniformity correction and performance measurement for Superlattice Light Emitting Diode Infrared Scene projectors at high framerates, (Lead author: Peyman Barakhshan). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2020.

  5. Electronic & Mechanical development of a multi-platform Infrared LED Scene Projector system, (Lead author: Tianne Lassitter). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2020.

  6. Architectural Enhancements of a Packetized Display Protocol for high-speed IRSP operation, (Lead author: Tianne Lassitter). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2020.

 

 

Publications in 2019

  1. T. Browning, C. Jackson, R. Houser, A. Landwehr, H. Ahmed and F. Kiamilev, "A Modular Platform for Rapid IRSP Development," in IEEE Photonics Journal, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 1-10, June 2019, Art no. 7001010.

  2. M. Hernandez et al., "Improving Density and Efficiency of Infrared Projectors," in IEEE Photonics Journal, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 1-10, June 2019, Art no. 7000910.

  3. Landwehr et al., "An Implementation of a Packetized Display Protocol Architecture for IRLED Projector Systems," in IEEE Photonics Journal, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 1-10, April 2019, Art no. 7000510.

  4. T. L. Lassiter et al., "Modular Carrier Board and Package for Infrared LED Arrays," in IEEE Photonics Journal, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 1-6, Aug. 2019, Art no. 7001206.

  5. Non-Uniformity Detection and Correction of IRLED Scene Projectors, Peyman Barakhshan, Miguel Hernandez, Joshua Marks, Nick Waite, Fouad Kiamilev, GOMAC Tech Conference, Santa Fe, NM, March 2019.

  6. Evaluation of performance, non-uniformity and thermal limits for Infrared LED Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Peyman Barakhshan). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2019.

  7. Advanced Software for User Interface, User Control, Data/Image Input, and Test Automation for Infrared LED Scene Projectors, (Lead Author: Casey Campbell). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2019.

  8. Longitudinal Study to Evaluate Reliability, Repeatability, and Reproducibility of Infrared LED Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Alexis Deputy). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2019.

  9. Fabrication, Evaluation, and Improvements of 1Kx1K and 2Kx2K infrared LED Scene Projector Systems, (Lead author: Hamzah Ahmed). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2019. (invited talk).

  10. Small batch production and test of custom support electronics for Infrared LED Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Miguel Hernandez). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2019.

  11. Demonstration of Packetized Display Protocol (PDP) to overcome speed and resolution limitations of conventional display protocols, (Lead author: Chris Jackson). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2019.

 

Publications in 2018

  1. Modular System Architecture as a Foundation for Rapid IRSP Development, (Lead author: Rebekah Houser). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2018.

  2. End to End Testing of IRLED Projectors, (Lead author: Peyman Barakhshan). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2018.

  3. Modular Carrier Board and Package for Infrared LED arrays, (Lead author: Tianne Lassiter). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2018.

  4. Improving Density and Efficiency of Infrared Projectors, (Lead author: Miguel Hernandez). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2018.

  5. Toward a Packetized Display Protocol Architecture for IRLED Projector Systems, (Lead author: Aaron Landwehr). IEEE Rapid Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, August 2018.

  6. Technology Roadmap for IRLED Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Hamzah Ahmed). GOMAC Tech Conference, Miami, FL, March 2018.

  7. 4-Megapixel Infrared Scene Projector Based on Superlattice Light Emitting Diodes, (Lead author: Jacob Benedict). GOMAC Tech Conference, Miami, FL, March 2018.

  8. Demonstration of 48-micron pitch Mid-Wave Infrared LED emitter arrays integrated with GaAs driver circuits by wafer bonding, (Lead author: Kassem Nabha). GOMAC Tech Conference, Miami, FL, March 2018.

  9. Gamma Correction and Operability of IRLED Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Peyman Barakhshan), GOMACTech Conference, Miami, FL, March 2018.

  10. SNAP: Scalable Firmware for Infrared Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Rebekah Houser), GOMAC Tech Conference, Miami, FL, March 2018.

 

Publications in 2017

  1. System prototyping and thermal modeling of Wafer-bonded Superlattice Light Emitting Diodes on GaAs (GSLEDS), (Lead author: Kassem Nabha). GOMAC Tech Conference, Reno, NV, March 2017.

  2. 512x512, Two-color Infrared Scene Projector, (Lead author: Garrett Ejzak). GOMAC Tech Conference, Reno, NV, March 2017.

  3. 1Kx1K Resolution Infrared Scene Projector at 24µm Pixel Pitch, (Lead author: Jacob Benedict). GOMAC Tech Conference, Reno, NV, March 2017.

  4. Design of an abutted hybrid system for infrared scene projection, (Lead author: Joshua Marks). GOMAC Tech Conference, Reno, NV, March 2017.

  5. Non-uniformity Correction (NUC) and 1Khz frame rate for IRLED Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Aaron Landwehr). GOMAC Tech Conference, Reno, NV, March 2017.

  6. Results of testing Read-In Integrated Circuit (RIIC) wafers and hybrids, (Lead author: Miguel Hernandez). GOMAC Tech Conference, Reno, NV, March 2017.

  7. Test Plan for IRLED Scene Projectors, (Lead author: Peyman Barakhshan). GOMAC Tech Conference, Reno, NV, March 2017.

  8. Advanced Packaging for Infrared Scene Projectors (Lead author: Zachary Marks). GOMAC Tech Conference, Reno, NV, March 2017.

 

Publications in 2016

  1. Cayci F, Waite N, Karymova Y, Kiamilev F, Liu JJ. Modular adaptive phased-locked fiber array controller platform. InAerospace Conference, 2016 IEEE 2016 Mar 5 (pp. 1-6). IEEE.

  2. 512 x 512, 100 Hz Mid-Wave Infrared LED Microdisplay System Garrett A. Ejzak, Jonathan Dickason, Joshua A. Marks, Kassem Nabha, Rodney T. McGee, Nicholas A. Waite, Jake T. Benedict, Miguel A. Hernandez, Sydney R. Provence, Dennis T. Norton, John P. Prineas, Keith W. Goossen, Fouad E. Kiamilev, and Thomas F. Boggess, IEEE Journal of Display Technology, Vol. 12, Issue 10, pp. 1139-1144 (2016).

  3. Optimization of Digital to Analog Conversion for MWIR Scene Projector using IRLED Emitter Arrays for High Bit-Depth with Reduced Sensitivity to Noise (Lead author: Garrett A. Ejzak). GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

  4. Modular and scalable firmware for Infrared LED scene projectors (Lead author: Hamzah Ahmed) GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

  5. 512x512, Two-color Infrared Scene Projector (Lead author: Jacob Benedict). GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

  6. Super-Lattice Light Emitting Diodes (SLEDS) on GaAs (Lead author: Kassem Nabha). GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

  7. SLEDS Technology: Present status and future plans (Lead author: Joshua Marks). GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

  8. Scalable testing platform for CMOS Read-In Integrated Circuits (RIICs) (Lead author: Miguel Hernandez). GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

  9. Performance Characterization of a 512x512 MWIR SLEDS Projector (Lead author: Peyman Barakhshan). GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

  10. Hardware Acceleration of Non-Uniformity Correction for High-Performance Real-Time Infrared LED Scene Projectors (Lead author: Jeffrey Volz and Tyler Browning). GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

  11. Advanced Packaging for Infrared Scene Projectors (Lead author: Zachary Marks). GOMAC Tech Conference, Orlando, FL, March 2016.

 

Publications in 2015

  1. Browning T, Jackson C, Cayci F, Carhart GW, Liu JJ, Kiamilev F. Hardware acceleration of lucky-region fusion (LRF) algorithm for high-performance real-time video processing. InInfrared Technology and Applications XLI 2015 Jun 4 (Vol. 9451, p. 94512G). International Society for Optics and Photonics.

  2. “512x512, 100Hz Mid-wave infrared LED scene projector,” R. McGee, K. Nabha, J. Marks, J. Benedict, G. Ejzak, J. Dickason, N. Waite, M. Hernandez, H. Ahmed, F. Kiamilev, GOMAC Tech Conference, St. Louis, MO, March 2015.

  3. “Read-in integrated circuits for large-format multi-chip emitter arrays,” J. Marks, F. Kiamilev, N. Waite, R. McGee, GOMACTech Conference, St. Louis, MO, March 2015

  4. “Novel Approach to Scaling Read-in Integrated Circuits,” J. Dickason, F. Kiamilev, N. Waite, R. McGee, GOMAC Tech Conference, St. Louis, MO, March 2015.

  5. “Super-Lattice Light Emitting Diodes (SLEDS) on GaAs,” K. Nabha, R. McGee, N. Waite, F. Kiamilev, S. Provence, R. Ricker, T. Boggess, J. Prineas, J. Lawler, A. Ketterson, GOMAC Tech Conference, St. Louis, MO, March 2015.

  6. “Scalable and Modular Architecture for Close Support Electronics of an Infrared Scene Projector,” G. Ejzak, J. Dickason, J. Benedict, H. Ahmed, R. McGee, K. Nabha, J. Makrs, M. Hernandez, S. Cockerill, F. Kiamilev, GOMACTech Conference, St. Louis, MO, March 2015.

 

Publications in 2013

  1. D.T. Norton, J.T. Olesberg, R.T. Mcgee, N.A. Waite, J. Dickason, K.W. Goossen, J. Lawler, G. Sullivan, A. Ikhlassi, G. Kiamilev, E.J. Koerperick. L.M. Murray, J.P. Prineas, T.F. Boggess. “512×512 Individually Addressable MWIR LED Arrays Based on Type-II InAs/GaSb Superlattices.” IEEE J. of Quant. Elec. 49, pp. 753-759 (2013).

 

Graduate theses in 2010

  1. Rodney McGee, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Design, fabrication, iteration, and testing of the 68x68 superlattice LED infrared projection system and associated electronics

 

Graduate theses in 2011

  1. Corey Lange, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Design and development of a 512x512 infrared emitter array system

 

Graduate theses in 2012

  1. Robert Haislip, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Design of an infrared projector FPGA-based computer architecture

  2. Robert Rehrig, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Design and development of a 2-color infrared emitter array system

 

Graduate theses in 2014

  1. Kassem Nabha, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: 100 Hz 512x512 SLEDS System Design

 

Graduate theses in 2015

  1. Jacob Benedict, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Design and characterization of a mixed-signal PCB for digital-to-analog conversion in a modular and scalable infrared scene projector

 

Graduate theses in 2016

  1. Hamzah Ahmed, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Designing a modular and scalable firmware for infrared LED scene projectors

  2. Miguel Hernandez, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Data collection and analysis of read-in integrated circuits designed to drive arrays of infrared light emitting diodes using a scalable and modular testing platform for infrared scene projectors

  3. Peyman Barakhshan, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Thermal performance characterization of a 512x512 mid-wave infrared super lattice emitting diode projector

 

Graduate theses in 2017

  1. Zachary Marks, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Designing an advanced packaging system for infrared scene projectors

  2. Kassem Nabha, PhD Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: System prototyping and thermal modeling of IRLED projectors including wafer-bonded superlattice light emitting diodes on GaAs

  3. Jonathan Dickason, PhD Thesis, Co-Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev (primary advisor: Keith Goossen), Title: Processing and packaging for large format infrared LED emitter arrays for scene generation

 

Graduate theses in 2018

  1. Jeffrey Volz, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Designing analysis and tools to measure the longevity of infrared LED scene projectors

 

Graduate theses in 2019

  1. Casey Campbell, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Designing and implementing a control interface for infrared LED projector systems

  2. Tianne Lassitter, Master’s Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Scalable board architecture design & mechanical adaptations for infrared scene projector systems

  3. Joshua Marks, PhD Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Abutted IRLED infrared scene projector design and their characterization - a tale of strife and semiconductors

 

Graduate theses in 2020

  1. Miguel Hernandez, PhD Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Higher Definition Mid-wave Infrared Scene Projectors Via Shrinking Pixel Pitch

  2. Alexis Deputy, MS Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Design And Implementation Of A Testing Procedure For An Infrared Scene Projector System

  3. Matthew Sayanlar, MS Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Design, development and testing hardware used in close support electronics for an infrared scene projector system

  4. Andrew Sayanlar, MS Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Development of a data analysis toolkit for non-uniformity detection in an infrared led projector system

  5. Garrett Ejzak, PhD Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Novel Silicon Architecture for Increased Dynamic Range of Infrared LED Scene Projectors

  6. Aaron Landwehr, PhD Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: A Packetized Display Protocol Architecture for Infrared Scene Projections Systems

  7. Peyman Barakhshan, PhD Thesis, Advisor: Fouad Kiamilev, Title: Thermal performance characterization of a 512x512 mid-wave infrared super lattice light emitting diode projector

  8. Jaclyn Singh, MS Thesis, Advisor:  Fouad Kiamilev, Title:  Fabrication and Testing Procedures for Infrared Scene Projector Closed Support Electronics and Wafer Application