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191. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, Ryan H. Wetherbee, Jason D. Cook, Andrew J. Gatesman, William E. Nixon, "3D radar imaging using interferometric ISAR", Proc. SPIE 10633, Radar Sensor Technology XXII, 1063303, 4 May 2018; doi: 10.1117/12.2304438; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2304438. pdf1270KB

189. C. Beaudoin, T. Horgan, G. Demartinis, M. J. Coulombe, A. J. Gatesman and W. E. Nixon, "Fully Polarimetric Bistatic Radar Calibration With Modified Dihedral Objects," in IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 66, no. 2, pp. 937-950, Feb. 2018. doi: 10.1109/TAP.2017.2783191. pdf 1.1MB

183. D. A. DiGiovanni, Andrew J. Gatesman, T. M. Goyette, R. H. Giles, W. E. Nixon, " Electromagnetic Scattering from Dieletric Surfaces at Millimeter Wave and Terahertz Frequencies," in Passive and Active Millimeter-Wave Imaging XVIII, edited by David A. Wilkner, Arttu R. Luukanen, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 9462 (2015) 94620H. pdf 849KB

180. D. A. DiGiovanni, Andrew J. Gatesman, T. M. Goyette, R. H. Giles, "Surface and Volumetric Backscattering Between 100 GHz and 1.6 THz," in Passive and Active Millimeter-Wave Imaging XVII, edited by David A. Wilkner, Arttu R. Luukanen, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 9078 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA, 2014) 90780A. pdf 6.0MB

179. Richard J. Williams, Andrew J. Gatesman, Thomas M. Goyette, and Robert H. Giles, "Radar Cross Section Measurements of Frequency Selective Terahertz Retroreflectors," in Terahertz Physics, Devices, and System VIII: Advanced Applications in Industry and Defense​, edited by Mehdi F. Anwar, Thomas W. Crowe, Tariq Manzur, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 9102 (SPIE, Baltimore, MD, 2014) 91020R. pdf 1.1MB

176. Doradla P, Alavi K, Joseph C, Giles R, "Detection of colon cancer by continuous-wave terahertz polarization imaging technique," J. Biomed. Opt. 0001;18(9): 090504-090504. doi: 10.1117/1. JBO.18.9.090504. pdf 1.5MB

175. Pallavi Doradla, Karim Alavi, Cecil S. Joseph, Robert H. Giles, "Terahertz Polarization Imaging for Colon Cancer Detection," Proc. SPIE 8985, Terahertz, RF, Millimeter, and Submillimeter-Wave Technology and Applications VII, 89850K (March 7, 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2038650. pdf 4.1MB

173.D. A. DiGiovanni, A. J. Gatesman, R. H. Giles, W. E. Nixon, "Backscattering of Ground Terrain and Building Materials at Millimeter-Wave and Terahertz Frequencies," in Passive and Active Millimeter-Wave Imaging XVI, edited by David A. Wikner, Arttu R. Luukanen, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 8715, June 2013. pdf 1.6MB

171. Slocum DM, Slingerland EJ, Giles RH, and Goyette TM, "Atmospheric absorption of terahertz radiation and water vapor continuum effects," J. Quant.Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 2013;127:49-63. pdf 2.0MB

170.Pallavi Doradla, Karim Alavi, Cecil S. Joseph, and Robert H. Giles, "Continuous Wave Terahertz Reflection Imaging of Human Colorectal Tissue," in Terahertz, RF, Millimeter, Submillimeter-Wave Technology and Applications VI, edited by Laurence P. Sadwick, Créidhe M. O'Sullivan, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 8624 (SPIE, San Francisco, CA 2013) 86240P, February 2013. pdf 1.1MB

169. Joseph, C. S., Patel, R., Neel, V. A., Giles, R. H., & Yaroslavsky, A. N. (2012). "Imaging of ex vivo nonmelanoma skin cancers in the optical and terahertz spectral regions," Optical and Terahertz skin cancers imaging. Journal of Biophotonics 1–10 (2012) / DOI 10.1002/jbio.201200111. pdf 4.0MB

168. Pallavi Doradla, Cecil S. Joseph, Jayant Kumar, and Robert H. Giles, "Characterization of bending loss in hollow flexible terahertz waveguides," Optics Express, Vol. 20, No. 17, pp. 19176-19184 (2012). pdf 1.4MB

164.Joseph, C. S., Yaroslavsky, A. N., Neel, V. A., Goyette, T. M., Giles, R. H., "Continuous-Wave Terahertz Reflection Imaging of Ex-Vivo Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers," in Terahertz Technology and Applications V, edited by Laurence P. Sadwick, Créidhe M. O'Sullivan, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 8261 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA 2012) 82610X, January 2012. pdf 4.9MB

163.Joseph, C. S., Yaroslavsky, A. N., Neel, V. A., Goyette, T. M. and Giles, R. H., “Continuous Wave Terahertz Transmission Imaging of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers,” Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, Vol. 43, Iss. 6, pp 457–462, August 2011. pdf 210KB

157. A. Jagannathan, A. J. Gatesman; T. Horgan, T. Goyette, M. Coulombe, R. H. Giles, and W. E. Nixon, "Effect of periodic roughness and surface defects on the terahertz scattering behavior of cylindrical objects ," SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7671 Terahertz Physics, Devices, and Systems IV, Mehdi Anwar, Nibir K. Dhar, Thomas W. Crowe, Editors, 26 April 2010. pdf 4.7MB

156. A. Jagannathan, A. J. Gatesman, and R. H. Giles, "Characterization of roughness parameters of metallic surfaces using terahertz reflection spectra ," Optics Letters, Vol. 34, No. 13, pg. 1927, July 1, 2009. pdf 270KB

146. Joseph, C. S., Yaroslavsky, A. N., Lagraves, J. L., Goyette, T. M., Giles, R. H., "Dual Frequency Continuous Wave Terahertz Transmission Imaging of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers," in Terahertz Technology and Applications III, edited by Laurence P. Sadwick, Creidhe M. M. O'Sullivan, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 7601 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA 2010) 760104. January 2010. pdf 8.1MB

144. Chiayun Wu, Andrew J. Gatesman, Lucille M. DeRoeck, Thomas M. Horgan, Robert H. Giles, William E. Nixon, "Terahertz backscattering behavior of various absorbing materials," in Terahertz Physics, Devices, and Systems III: Advanced Applications in Industry and Defense, edited by Mehdi Anwar; Nibir K. Dhar; Thomas W. Crowe, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 7311 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA 2009) 73110M. pdf 10MB

137. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, Kurt J. Linden, William R. Neal, Cecil S. Joseph, William J. Gorveatt, Jerry Waldman, Robert Giles, and William E. Nixon, "1.56 Terahertz 2-frames per second standoff imaging," in Terahertz Technology and Applications, Proceedings of the SPIE Vol 6893, Photonics West 2008, Jan 2008. pdf 636KB

136. K. J. Linden, W. R. Neal, J. Waldman, A. J. Gatesman, and A. Danylov, "Terahertz Laser Based Standoff Imaging System," IEEE Computer Society, Proceedings of the 34th Applied Imagery Recognition Workshop, April 2005, Washington, D. C., p7-14. pdf 400KB

130. Jason C. Dickinson, Thomas M. Goyette, Andrew J. Gatesman, Cecil S. Joseph, Zachary G. Root, Robert H. Giles, Jerry Waldman, and William E. Nixon, "Terahertz imaging of subjects with concealed weapons," in Terahertz for Military and Security Applications IV, edited by Dwight L. Woolard, R. Jennifer Hwu, Mark J. Rosker, James O. Jensen, Proceedings of the SPIE Vol 6212 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA, 2006), 62120Q. May 2006. pdf 8.2MB

128. A.J. Gatesman, T.M. Goyette, J.C. Dickinson, R.H. Giles, J. Waldman, J. Sizemore, R.M. Chase, W.E. Nixon, "Polarimetric Backscattering Behavior of Ground Clutter at X, Ka, and W-band," Proc. SPIE Vol. 5808, p. 428-439, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery XII; Edmund G. Zelnio, Frederick D. Garber; Eds. May 2005. pdf 700KB

121. Jason C. Dickinson, Thomas M. Goyette, Jerry Waldman, "High Resolution Imaging using 325 GHz and 1.5 THz Transceivers," Fifteenth International Symposium on Space Terahertz Technology (STT2004), April 27-29, 2004, Northampton, MA. pdf 4.2MB

118. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, Jerry Waldman, William E. Nixon, "Three dimensional fully polarimetric W-band ISAR imagery of scale-model tactical targets using a 1.56THz compact range," Proc. SPIE Vol. 5095, p. 66-74, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery X; Edmund G. Zelnio, Frederick D. Garber; Eds. September 2003. pdf 3.8MB

95. Guy B. DeMartinis, Thomas M. Goyette, Michael Coulombe, Jerry Waldman, William Nixon, "A 1.56 THz Spot Scanning Radar Range for Fully Polarimetric W-Band Scale Model Measurements," Antenna Measurements Techniques Association (AMTA), Philadelphia, PA, Oct 2000. pdf 76KB

93. Yacov Domankevitz, Jerry Waldman, Charles P. Lin, R. Rox Anderson, "Selective delivery of laser energy to biological tissue based on refractive-index differences," Optics Letters, Volume 25, Issue 15, 1104-1106 August 2000. pdf 84KB

65. A.J. Gatesman, R.H. Giles, J. Waldman, "A High Precision Reflectometer for Submillimeter Wavelengths," OSA B, Volume 12, Issue 2, 212- February 1995. pdf 130KB

57. B. Badipour, W. Wasylkiwskyj, M. J. Coulombe, T. Ferdinand, "Scattering by a Simplified Ship Deckhouse Model," Proceedings for the Antenna Measurements and Techniques Association (AMTA) , October 1993, Dallas, TX. pdf 65KB

49. A.J. Gatesman, R.H. Giles, and J. Waldman, "A High Precision Reflectometer for the Study of Optical Properties of Materials in the Submillimeter," Proc. of the 17th Int. Conf. on Infrared and Millimeter Waves , Dec. 1992, Los Angeles, CA. pdf 65KB

48. D.R. Cohn, S.C. Han, P.P. Woskov, B.L. Zhou, A. Ferdinand, R.H. Giles, J. Waldman, D.W. Cooke and R.E. Muenchausen, "Precision Submillimeter Wave Laser Reflection Measurements of High-Temperature Superconductors," Journal of Superconductivity. Vol. 5, No.4, 1992 p.389-393. pdf 7.5MB

47. R.H. Giles, T.M. Horgan, and J. Waldman, "Silicone-Based Anechoics at Terahertz Frequencies," Proc. of the 17th Int. Conf. on Infrared and Millimeter Waves, Dec. 1992, Los Angeles, CA. pdf 3.5MB

46. P.P. Woskov, D.R. Cohn, S.C. Han, A.J. Gatesman, R.H. Giles, and J. Waldman, "Precision terahertz relative reflectometry using a blackbody source and heterodyne receiver," Rev. of Sci. Inst. pdf 1.1MB

45. R. Densing, A. Erstiling, M. Gogolewski, H.P. Gemund, G. Lundershausen, A. Gatesman, "Effective Far Infrared Laser Operation with Mesh Couplers," Infrared Physics Volume 33, Issue 3 , 1992, Pages 219-226. pdf 10.7MB

40. Z. Fried, G.C. Phillips, and J. Waldman, "Laboratory measurements of scattered electromagnetic radiation from two-dimensional metallic and dielectric rough surfaces," JOSA B, Volume 9, Issue 5, 698- May 1992. pdf 1.3MB

35. R.H. Giles, A.J. Gatesman, A.P. Ferdinand, and J. Waldman, University of Lowell, "Design and fabrication of narrow band radar absorbing materials at terahertz frequencies, " IEEE Proceedings from the 15th International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves , Orlando, FL, Dec. 1990. pdf 65KB

33. P.P. Woskov, D.R. Cohn, S.C. Han, Xsirius Superconductivity Inc., and R.H. Giles, J. Waldman, University of Lowell, "Precision Submillimeter-Wave Laser Reflectometry of Metals and Superconductors," IEEE Proceedings from the 15th International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves, Orlando, FL, December 1990

30. G.C. Phillips, Z. Fried, J. Waldman, "Non-Specular Scattering from Roughened Aluminum Surfaces," Proceedings of the 1990 URSI Radio Science Meeting , May 1990, Dallas, TX, pg. 110.

28. R.H. Giles, A.P. Ferdinand, M.J. Coulombe, J. Waldman, ULRF and W. Nixon, W. Reinhold, AFSTC, "Submillimeter Wavelength Modeling of Dielectric Materials in Polarimetric Radar Approaches," Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Direct and Inverse Methods in Radar Polarimetry , Bad Windsheim, Federal Republic of Germany, September 1988. pdf 65KB

27. R.H. Giles, A.P. Ferdinand, M.J. Coulombe, J. Waldman, ULRF and W. Nixon, W. Reinhold, AFSTC, "Submillimeter Polarimetric Modeling Applied to Dielectric Materials," Proceedings of the Polarimetric Technology Workshop , Huntsville, AL, August 1988.

25. R.H. Giles, M.J. Coulombe, A.P. Ferdinand, and J. Waldman, "Millimeter Radar Cross Section Measurements Using Advanced Submillimeter Modeling Techniques," Proceedings of the 33rd Tri Services Radar Symposium , 23-25 June,1987.

23. R.H. Giles, and M.J. Coulombe, "Design of a Submillimeter Ellipsometer for the Measurement of Complex Indices of Refraction of Materials," IEEE Proceedings from the 10th International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves , Orlando, FL, December 1985. pdf 400KB

13. S.M. Wolfe, K.J. Button, J. Waldman, and D.R. Cohn, "Modulated submillimeter laser interferometer system for plasma density measurements," Applied Optics, Volume 15, Issue 11, 2645- November 1976. pdf 788KB

7. H.R. Fetterman, J. Waldman, C.M. Wolfe, G.E. Stillman, and C.D. Parker, "Identification of donor species in high-purity GaAs using optically pumped submillimeter lasers," Applied Physics Letters; November 1, 1972; Volume 21, Issue 9, pp. 434-436. pdf 291KB