SAS 2009

Final Manuscript Submission Deadline:
January 8, 2009

Advance/Author Registration Deadline:
January 8, 2009

Sponsor/Patron Registration form


SAS-2009 provides an established forum for sensor users and developers to meet and exchange information about novel and emergent applications in smart sensors, homeland security, biology, system health management, and related areas. Collaborate and network with scientists, engineers, developers and customers, in a balance of formal technical presentations, workshops, and informal interface meetings. Suggested topics for SAS-2009 include:

Sensors Sensor Applications
  • Biosensors /Arrays
  • MEMS and Nanosensors
  • Wireless and Networked Sensors
  • Smart Sensors and Standards (IEEE 1451.X)
  • Virtual Sensors
  • Homeland security
  • Radiation detection and standards
  • X-ray detectors and imaging
  • Integrated System Health Management (ISHM)
  • Multisensor Data Fusion
  • Nondestructive Evaluation and Remote Sensing
  • Commercial Development


Reduced registration fees for IEEE-GOLD Members: The Instrumentation & Measurement Society is pleased to offer a limited number of reduced registrations for recent graduates to attend SAS-2009. IEEE Gold Members can apply for a reimbursement of $100 on their registration fees - please send e-mail to This is on a first-come, first-served basis; we can accommodate a total of 10 Gold Members.

We are happy to announce that there are numerous sponsorship opportunities available at SAS 2009. Sponsor/Patron Registration form

Student Travel Awards:

We are pleased to announce the following recipients of Student Travel Awards for SAS 2009:

* Brian Carter, University of Louisville, "A Probabilistic Model for the Deployment of Sensors"

* Tariq Khan, Michigan State University, "Particle Filter Based Multisensor Fusion for Flaw Shape Reconstruction in Steam Generator NDE"

* Vijayalakshmi Velusamy, University of Limerick, "Design of specific DNA probes to detect the Bacillus cereus group species:Development of a DNA Biosenor"