Award Winners & Gala Dinner

Congratulations to the SAS 2015 Student Award Winners! 

Student Best Paper Award: 
Ahmed Alfadhel

2nd Place Student Best Paper Award:
Omar Abdel Rehim

Student Travel Grant Winners: 
Tuan Nguyen Gia
Natàlia Hurtós Vilarnau
Narendiran Anandan
Birutė Paliakaitė
Taimur Aftab
Daniel Garcia-Lesta
Sebastian Stoecklin
Michał Meina



The 2nd Sensors Application Development Workshop Organizing Team

Congratulations to the 2nd Sensors Application Development Workshop Winners!



The SAS Steering Committee (plus Janell from Conference Catalysts, LLC)

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SAS 2015

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Join us...

on the evening of April 12, 2015 in Hotel Kolovare for the SAS 2015 Welcome Reception. We will get together and taste local wine and cheese. Wines from eco Winery Skaulj, Nadin and cheese from Gligora Dairy, Island of Pag. The event is sponsored by HSTec Zadar
Registration will open at 18:00 and the reception will begin at 19:00.

Keynote Speakers

Diego Melpignano, STMicroelectronics 
Moving forward towards a new class of integrated sensor applications: challenges and opportunities from an industrial perspective
Thomas Leyrer, Texas Instruments
Industry 4.0: the paradigm shift in the production process & enhanced machine connectivity combined with innovative sensing technologies
Gordan Glusac, Iskon Internet
"Smart“ future for Telco business; planning future business models based on new services that Telco can offer in field of sensor applications.
Adi Bulsara, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific
Exploiting Cooperative Behavior in Coupled Nonlinear Dynamic Systems for Sensing Applications in the Presence of a Noise-Floor.

View the Symposium Grid

SAS provides a forum for sensor users and developers to meet and exchange information about novel sensors and emergent sensor applications. The main purpose of SAS is to collaborate and network with scientists, engineers, researchers, developers, and end-users through formal technical presentations, workshops, and informal interactions. 
Application Development Workshop
* Compete in a novel application development race!
* Awards for best applications
* Contact [email protected] if interested
* Biological, Chemical, Optical, Magnetic Sensors
* Smart and Virtual Sensors and Standards
* MEMS and Nano-sensors
Sensor Applications
* Homeland Security
* Agriculture, Environment and Health Monitoring
* Sensor Arrays and Multi-sensor Data Fusion
* Sensor Networks (Wireless, Optical, and Ethernet)
* Non-destructive Evaluation and Remote Sensing
* Integrated System Health Management (ISHM)
* Robotics and Automation
* Commercial Development
* Education
The Application Development Workshop will be an entrepreneurial experience to see the full commercial potential of sensor applications in our society. Our special sessions stimulate in-depth discussions in niche areas. We are looking forward to applications for the workshop and the special sessions. Authors of accepted papers at SAS 2015 have the option to expand their papers and submit them to the Special Issue Section in the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement (TIM).


Call for Patrons

Student Awards

SAS 2015 is pleased to offer the following student author awards:
  • 5 Student Travel Grants - $500 USD
  • Student Best Paper Award - $750 USD
  • 2nd Place Student Best Paper Award - $650 USD