About | Contact | SUBMIT PRESS | Advertise | FAQ
Newsletters | Twitter |
HomeNewsArticlesExpertsDataJobsEDULBSEVENTSDIRBLOGSocialGeoJobs
Software | Webmaps | Submit Press | Utilities | Geo BIZ | iOS | Social Media | LBS | Webinars | LiDAR | Cloud  
advertisement

Top Geo News
Put Your News here! 
 

SEARCHING FOR a JOB?
GEOJOBS.biz

Rapidly Making Colorful Landsat-8 Imagery Composite with Free Advanced Image Stretching and Pan-sharpening Software from GeoSage - See more at: http://www.gisuser.com/content/view/30197/2/#sthash.36sxzlnJ.dpuf

Got news? TELL US...
submit press to GISuser

Social Connect




@GISuser

GISuser Sponsor


GISuser Videos


See also SpatialVideos Youtube

Recent Site Additions
GISuser Sponsor

GIS Job Opportunities
 

More at GeoJobs.BIZ!

GISuser Sponsor


Home arrow News arrow Business arrow Dr. Bob Fiete of ITT Exelis elected SPIE Fellow for service and leadership in the optics and imaging     

HOT JOB
post a GIS job * JOBS *  Mapper - Surveyor Contract / Geodesign Manager, Redlands
See more jobs on GeoJobs.Biz
Submit News/tips to press @gisuser.com
Dr. Bob Fiete of ITT Exelis elected SPIE Fellow for service and leadership in the optics and imaging E-mail
Written by ITT Exelis   
04 February 2013

SAN FRANCISCO-Feb. 4, 2013-- Dr. Bob Fiete, director of research and development at ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) Geospatial Systems, has been elected a 2013 SPIE Fellow by the International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE).

SPIE elects Fellows based on significant scientific and technical contributions in optics, photonics, and imaging. Fellows are honored for their technical achievements and for their service to the general optics community and service to SPIE.

"SPIE's election of Bob to Fellow is a testament to his leadership in the optics and imaging community," said Chris Young, president of ITT Exelis Geospatial Systems. "Bob's work has influenced and served many across the fields of justice, defense, intelligence, and environmental sensing, making him a tremendous asset not only to our company, but our nation as well."

A pioneer in modeling the imaging chain of digital cameras, Fiete created the imaging chain model for IKONOS, the first commercial high-resolution imaging satellite. Fiete also leveraged his expertise to help the FBI and Department of Justice prosecute and convict individuals exploiting children in digital images. He is the author of "Modeling the Imaging Chain of Digital Cameras" and "The Formation of a Digital Image: The Imaging Chain Simplified." Fiete is also the 2000 recipient of the Rudolf Kingslake Medal, awarded in recognition of the most noteworthy original paper to appear in SPIE's Optical Engineering journal.

Visit Exelis at Photonics West show, booth #4106. For latest updates and company news, follow Exelis on Twitter: @ITTExelis.

About ITT Exelis

ITT Exelis is a diversified, top-tier global aerospace, defense and information solutions company with strong positions in enduring and emerging global markets. Exelis is a leader in networked communications, sensing and surveillance, electronic warfare, navigation, air traffic solutions and information systems with growing positions in cyber security, composite aerostructures, logistics and technical services. The company has a 50-year legacy of innovation and technology expertise, partnering with customers worldwide to deliver affordable, mission-critical products and services for managing global threats, conflicts and complexities. Headquartered in McLean, Va., the company employs about 20,500 people and generated 2011 sales of $5.8 billion. www.exelisinc.com

 

 
< Prev   Next >

Submit Your GIS/Geo News/PR

blog comments powered by Disqus
Geo EDU Tip
To GISP or Not? What Does It Mean To You? 
HOT Devices
Video - Trimble Positions and the Geo Explorer 6000 XH
Social Media Tips
10 Map Services Your Business MUST Be Listed in
 
Featured Events
  • Geoint Symposium 2014 - The GEOINT 2013* Symposium takes place April 14-17, 2014 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida.
  • FOSS4G 2014 - Put on by OSGeo, FOSS4G is the international gathering of open source and geospatial tribes. Join us in Portland, Oregon, USA, Sept 8th-12th
  • LiDAR users and potential users take not of a webinar titled Making Money with the Speed of Light covering such topics as Basic growth strategies for 3D imaging business success
  • State of the Map US - April 12-13, Washington DC

 List Your Event Here 

THE GISuser Newsletter

See Recent edition
newsletter

subscribe GISuser

We won't share your address!
Sponsor

Popular Stuff!


GISuser Site Sponsor


GISuser HOT Spots!

android tools

Android Dev Tips

Partner Sites

lidar news
lbszone.com

amerisurv

symbianone

geojobs Geo jobs

A Spatial Media LLC property




Spatial Media, LLC ©2003 - 2013 All rights reserved / Privacy Statement