2018 Archive

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Summary Report from the 6th Annual AMOS Dialogue on SSA and Satellite Servicing

The sixth annual AMOS Dialogue, a small, invitation-only workshop co-hosted by the Maui Economic Development Board (MEDB) and Secure World Foundation (SWF) was held during the 2018 Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference to discuss the links between space situational awareness (SSA) and commercial rendezvous and proximity operations (RPO) and on-orbit satellite servicing (OOS). Download Publication

Best Paper and Student Award Winner

Probabilistic Data Association Based on Intersection of Orbit Sets
Laura Pirovano, University of Surrey

Conference Photos & Videos 

2018 AMOS Conference – Part 1 (Opening, Policy Forum, Closing and Award Winners)
2018 AMOS Conference – Part 2 ( (Short Courses, Receptions, Exhibit Hall and Registration)
Satellite and Astronomy Viewing
2018 Space Exploration Student Session

Videos of the Opening, Keynotes and SSA Policy Forums are available on the AMOS Conference YouTube channel.

Technical Chairs

Paul Kervin, AFRL/RDSM
Wes Freiwald, PDS

Conference Advisor

Col L. Kirk Lewis, Ret., Institute for Defense Analyses

Session Chairs

Adaptive Optics and Imaging
Scott Hunt, Air Force Research Laboratory
John Lambert, Cornerstone Defense

Islam Hussein, L3 Applied Defense Solutions
Vishnuu Mallik, University of Texas at Austin

Non-Resolved Object Characterization
Heather Cowardin, Jacobs-JETS
Marcus Holzinger, University of Colorado Boulder

Optical Systems & Instrumentation
Tamara Payne, Applied Optimization
Jim Shell, Novarum Tech

Orbital Debris
James Frith, Orbital Debris
Noelia Sanchez Ortiz, Deimos Space

Rita Cognion, BAE Systems
Tom Kelecy, L3 Applied Defense Solutions

Space Situational Awareness
Greg Cohen, Western Sydney University
Tim Flohrer, ESA/ESOC Space Debris Office

Space-Based Assets
Pat Patterson, Space Dynamics Laboratory
Jeff Sherk, Metis


Mahalo to our 2018 Sponsors and Exhibitors



PO’OKELA (striving for the best)

The Boeing Company

LAULIMA (working together)

Lockheed martin

LOKAHI (collaboration and unity)

County of Maui Lokahi_Harris Logo
Northrop Grumann

KUPA’A (loyal and committed)

AMOS Sponsor
ExoAnalytic Solutions
Space Foundation Logo

MALAMA (to care for)

Malama_AO Astrosysteme Austria
eos space systems Finger Lakes Instrumentation
AMOS Conference sponsor Malama_NPC
AMOS Sponsor Planewave Instruments

Featured Exhibitors

a.i. solutions LeoLabs
AFRL | AFOSR Lockheed Martin
AGI Northrop Grumman
Applied Optimization NPC
Astro Haven Enterprises Numerica Corporation
Astrosysteme Austria Orbit Logic
Boeing PlaneWave Instruments
Celestron Sierra Nevada Corporation
Charles River Analytics Space Environment Research Centre
EOS Space Systems Tesat Spacecom
ExoAnalytic Solutions TOPTICA Photonics
Finger Lakes Instrumentation Tyvak Nano Satellite Systems, Inc.
Kratos RT Logic University of Hawaii


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