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Recent News

Building bridges Mentoring connections can span generations for women in technical fields

Baum steps down as RIT Director of Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science Stefi Baum appointed dean at University of Manitoba after 10-year tenure RIT

Hubble Telescope Spots an Intergalactic String of Pearls By Alan Boyle No jeweler on the planet can beat the string of pearls spotted by the Hubble Space Telescope: The merger of two elliptical galaxies has created a "necklace" of infant stars st

Diving for pearls with the Hubble Space Telescope RIT astronomers help find star ‘necklace’ connecting elliptical galaxies

Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend | October 16-19, 2014

35th Annual Telly Awards The Telly Awards honors the very best film & video productions, groundbreaking online video content, and outstanding local, regional, & cable TV commercials and programs.

Taking NASA-USGS’s Landsat 8 to the Beach

Florida Tech-Led Team Awarded Grant to Test Camera on International Space Station

RIT offers career-development workshop on imaging science July 14–24

RIT honors faculty with innovative teaching awards

Recent Publications

The Hot and Energetic Universe: A White Paper presenting the science theme motivating the Athena+mission

J. Qiao, A. Kalb, J. Papa, and X. Liu “Design and Analysis of a Meter-Size Deformable Gratings for Compressing Kilojoule, Petawatt Laser Pulses” CLEO, San Jose, CA, paper: Tu4D, 9-14 June, 2013.

Feature Matching with an Adaptive Optical Sensor in a Ground Target Tracking System

Using a new GUI tool to leverage Lidar data to aid in hyperspectral image material detection in the radiance domain on RIT SHARE LiDAR/HSI Data

X. Liu, J. Qiao “Design Optimization for a Meter-Scale Deformable Optics” OSA-CIOMP International Session on Optical Design, Engineering, and Fabrications, Changchun, China, 4-10 August, 2013

Galex-selected Nearby Young Stars: X-ray Counterparts and Potential New eps Cha Members

J. Qiao, Z. De Santis, A. Kalb, and J. Papa, “Design and Analysis of a Meter-Size Deformable Multilayer-Dielectric-Grating–Based Compressor for Kilojoule, Petawatt Laser Systems” International Conference on Ultrahigh Intensity Lasers, Mamaia, Romania, 16-21 September, 2012.

SHARE 2012: Analysis of illumination differences on targets in hyperspectral imagery

Tangible imaging systems

Estimating Cell Concentration in Three-Dimensional Engineered Tissues Using High Frequency Quantitative Ultrasound


CIS's Dr. John Schott inducted into RIT's Innovation Hall of Fame.
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CIS's Information Products Lab for Emergency Response works to improve disaster response through imaging. (View video)

CIS student Monica Cook selected for video feature as part of the RIT Office of the Provost student profile series (View video)

Recent Awards

Margaret Castle: RIT Outstanding Undergraduate Scholar Award (Rochester Institute of Technology)

Javier A. Concha: Student of the Year Award (American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing - Central New York Region)

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