CV of Samuel M. Goldwasser

(Last Updated: 15-Nov-2016)

Date/Place of Birth): July 20, 1952/Philadelphia, PA, U.S. Citizen

Education

Honors and Awards

Research and Professional Experience

Membership in Scientific and Professional Societies

Publications

  1. M. H. Lee, M. Sarossy, S. Goldwasser, D. Lau, K. Fox, "Green lasers are exceeding Safety Standards", submitted to 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2016.

  2. S. M. Goldwasser and Ben Edwards, "Hidden Menace: Recognizing and Controlling the Hazards Posed by Smaller and Lower Power Lasers", Proceedings of ILSC 2011, San Jose, CA, March 14-17, 2011.

  3. Asher Madjar,, Peter R. Herczfeld, William D. Jemison, Michael Ermold, Samuel M. Goldwasser, Yifei Li, David Yoo, "Optoelectronic Oscillator Experiment Utilizing a Self Mode-Locked Nd:YVO4/MgO:LiNbO3 Microchip Laser".

  4. David Yoo, Yifei Li, Samuel M. Goldwasser, William D. Jemison, and Peter R. Herczfeld, Coupled Optoelectronic Oscillation via Fundamental Mode-Locking in a Composite-Cavity Electro-Optic Microchip Laser, IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 26, No. 7, April 1, 2008, pp. 824-831.

  5. Y. Li, S. M. Goldwasser, P. Herczfeld, and L. M. Narducci, "Dynamics of an Electro-Optically Tunable Microchip Laser", IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, 03/2006.

  6. Yifei Li, David Yoo, Peter Herczfeld, Arye Rosen, Asher Madjar, and Sam Goldwasser, "Receiver for a Coherent Fiber-Optic Link with High Dynamic Range and Low Noise Figure", Proceedings of MWP2005.

  7. David Yoo, Asher Madjar, Samuel Goldwasser, and Peter Herczfeld, "Fundamental Mode-Locking of a Composite-Cavity Electro-optic Microchip Laser for Microwave Photonics", Proceedings of MWP2005.

  8. Yifei Li, Maja Bystrom, David Yoo, Samuel M. Goldwasser, and Peter Herczfeld, Coherent Optical Vector Modulation for Fiber Radio Using Electro-Optic Microchip Lasers, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques.

  9. Y. Li, S. M. Goldwasser, D. Yoo, and P. Herczfeld, "Direct QAM Modulation of Microwave Subcarrier Using Electro-Optically Tunable Microchip Lasers", MWP2004, International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics, Ogunquit, Maine, Oct. 4-6, 2004.

  10. A. Madjar, D. Yoo, P. R. Herczfeld, W. D. Jemison, S. M. Goldwasser, Y. Li., "Microwave Generation by Regenerative Mode-Locking of a Nd:YVO4/MgO:LiNbO3 Microchip Laser", IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 8-13, 2003.

  11. Y. Li and S. M. Goldwasser, "Dynamics Inside a Tunable Microchip Laser", Presented at the Microcoll Conference 2003, Budapest, Hungary, September 10-11, 2003.

  12. Y. Li, S. Goldwasser, and P. R. Herczfeld, "Optically Generated Dynamically Tunable Low Noise Millimeter Wave Signals Using Microchip Solid State Lasers", IEEE MTT International Microwave Symposium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 8-13, 2003.

  13. Y. Li, S. M. Goldwasser, M. Bystrom, P. R. Herczfeld, "Generation of MSK Modulated Millimeter Wave Subcarrier for Radio Over Fiber Applications", Proceedings of the Microwave Photonics 2001 Conference, Long Beach, CA, January 7-9, 2002, pp. 33-36.

  14. Generation of MSK Modulated Millimeter Wave Subcarrier for Radio Over Fiber Applications, Y. Li, S. M. Goldwasser, M. Bystrom, P. R. Herczfeld, Proceedings of the Microwave Photonics 2001 Conference, Long Beach, CA, January 7-9, 2002, pp. 33-36.

  15. Y. LI, A. J. C. Vieira, S. M. Goldwasser, P. R. Herczfeld, "Rapidly Tunable Millimeter-Wave Optical Transmitter for Lidar/Radar", (accepted to IEEE MTT Transactions, special issue).

  16. John Nettleton, Dallas Barr, Brad Schilling and Jonathan Lei, and Sam Goldwasser, "Micro-Laser Range Finder Development: Using the Monolithic Approach", Procedings of the Active IRIS Conference, February, 1999.

  17. S. M. Goldwasser, R. A. Reynolds, D. A. Talton, E. S. Walsh, "High performance graphics processors for medical imaging applications, Parallel Processing for Computer Vision and Display", P. M. Dew, R. A. Earnshaw and T. R. Heywood, editors. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Wokingham, England, 1989, 461-470

  18. S. M. Goldwasser, R. A. Reynolds, D. A. Talton, and E. S. Walsh. "Techniques For The Rapid Display and Manipulation of 3-D Biomedical Data", Computerized Medical Imaging And Graphics, 12 (1), 1-24, 1988.

  19. S. M. Goldwasser and E.S. Walsh. "High Speed Volume Rendering of 3-D Biomedical Data", proceedings of the eigth Annual Conference in Frontiers of Engineering and Computing in Health Care, Dallas, Texas, September, 1986.

  20. S. M. Goldwasser and R.A. Reynolds, "Real-Time Display and Manipulation of 3D Medical Objects: The VOXEL Processor Architecture", Computer Vision, Graphics, and Image Processing).

  21. S. M. Goldwasser, R. A. Reynolds, D. Talton, and E. Walsh, "Real-Time Interactive Facilities Associated with a 3D Medical Workstation", proceedings of SPIE Medicine XIV/PACS IV, Newport Beach, CA, February, 1986.

  22. S. M. Goldwasser, R. A. Reynolds, D. Talton, and E. Walsh, "Interactive 3D Workstations for Biomedical Applications", invited paper, proceedings of NCGA Computer Graphics '86, Anaheim, CA, April, 1986.

  23. S. M. Goldwasser, "Rapid Techniques for the Display and Manipulation of 3-D Biomedical Data", invited tutorial, proceedings of Computer Graphics '86, Anaheim, CA, April, 1986.

  24. S. M. Goldwasser, R. A. Reynolds, D. Talton, and E. Walsh, "Real-Time Display and Manipulation of 3-D CT, PET, and NMR Data", presented at the International Workshop on Physics and Engineering in Computerized Multidimensional Imaging and Processing, April 2-4, 1986, at UC Irvine.

  25. D. Smitley, I. Lee, and S. M. Goldwasser, "Design of an Optical Network and its Utilization", proceedings of SPIE O-E LASE '86, Los Angeles, CA, January 19-24, 1986.

  26. S. M. Goldwasser, R.A. Reynolds, T. Bapty, D. Baraff, J. Summers, D. Talton, and E. Walsh, "A 3-D Physician's Workstation with Real-Time Performance", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications), December, 1985.

  27. S. M. Goldwasser, R.A. Reynolds, L. Ashery, E. Walsh, and A. Wolff, "The Voxel Processor for Display of 3D Medical Objects", proceedings of the Seventh Annual Conference in Frontiers of Engineering and Computing in Health Care, Chicago, Illinois, September 27-30, 1985.

  28. E. Christiansen, R.A. Reynolds, S. M. Goldwasser, D. Roberts, B. Holtshouser, and J. Thompson, "3-Dimensional TMJ Imaging: A High Speed Processing Program", presented at the 5th Annual TMJ Radiology Seminar, New Orleans, October 12-14, 1985.

  29. S. M. Goldwasser, "The VOXEL Processor Architecture for Real-Time Display and Manipulation of 3D Medical Objects", invited paper, proceedings of NCGA Computer Graphics '85, Dallas, Texas, April 14-18, 1985.

  30. I. Lee and S. M. Goldwasser, "A Distributed Testbed for Active Sensory Processing", proceedings of the 1985 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, St. Louis, Missouri, March 25-28, 1985.

  31. S. M. Goldwasser, "A Generalized Object Display Processor Architecture,", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications), October, 1984.

  32. S. M. Goldwasser and D.E. Troxel, "Page Composition of Continuous Tone Imagery", Computer Graphics and Image Processing), April, 1984.

  33. S. M. Goldwasser, "A Generalized Object Display Processor Architecture," proceedings of the 11th Annual International Symposium on Computer Architecture, Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 4-7, 1984.

  34. S. M. Goldwasser, "Architecture for Grasping", proceedings of the IEEE International conference on Robotics, Atlanta, Georgia, March 13-15, 1984.

  35. S. M. Goldwasser and R.A. Reynolds, "Architecture for the Display and Manipulation of Three-Dimensional Objects," proceedings of the 1983 International Conference on Parallel Processing, Bellaire, Michigan, August 23-26, 1983.

  36. S. M. Goldwasser, "Computer Architecture for Interactive Display of Segmented Imagery," proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Computer Architecture for Spatially Distributed Data, Cetraro (Cosensa), Italy, June 6-17, 1983. @i(Invited Participant).

  37. S. M. Goldwasser and R.R. Bajcsy, "A Distributed Active Sensory Processor System," Proceedings of the Third Scandinavian Conference on Image Analysis, Copenhagen, Denmark, July 12-14, 1983.

  38. S. M. Goldwasser, "Hardware Considerations in the Implementation of a Segment Display Processor Architecture", Proceeding of Pattern Recognition and Image Processing), Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13 - 17, 1982.

  39. S. M. Goldwasser and D.E. Troxel, "Page Composition of Continuous Tone Imagery", Proceeding of Pattern Recognition and Image Processing), Las Vegas, Nevada, June 13 - 17, 1982.

  40. D. E. Troxel, W.F. Schreiber, G.J. Bunza, T. Eguchi, S. M. Goldwasser, J.E. Jacobson, J.-S. Kung, D. Ng, S. Takemoto, and E. Yakoyama, "A Two Channel Picture Coding Scheme - Real-Time Implementation", IEEE Transactions on Communications), pp. 1841-1848, December, 1981.

  41. D. E. Troxel, W.F. Schreiber, S. M. Goldwasser, M.M.A. Khan, L. Picard, M.A. Ide, and C.J. Turcio, "Automated Engraving of Gravure Cylinders", IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics), September, 1981.

  42. S. M. Goldwasser, "A Generalized Segment Display Processor Architecture", Proceedings of the IEEE Computer Society Workshop on Computer Architecture for Pattern Analysis and Image Database Management), Hot Springs, Virginia, November 11 - 13, 1981.

  43. S. M. Goldwasser, D.E. Troxel, and W.F. Schreiber, "Page Composition of Continuous Tone Images", Proceedings of Lasers in Graphics Electronic Publishing in the 80's), San Diego, California, September 28 - October 1, 1980.

  44. S. M. Goldwasser and D.E. Troxel, "A Modular Image Display System", Proceedings of CEC '78), Toronto, Canada, November, 1978.

  45. D. E. Troxel, S. M. Goldwasser, and J.N. Ratzel, "A Multichannel I/O Processor", Proceedings of the International Symposium on Mini and Micro Computers), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November, 1977.

Chapters in Books

  1. "Computer Architecture for Interactive Display of Segmented Imagery," Computer Architecture for Spatially Distributed Data), H. Freeman and G. Peroni, ed., Springer NATO ASI Series, pp. 75-94, 1985.

  2. Chapter 12.8 - "Input/Output", Handbook of Modern Electronics and Electrical Engineering, Wiley, 1986.

  3. "Compact Disc Maintenance and Repair", The Whole Library Handbook, compiled by George M. Eberhart, pp. 411-416, 2000.

Magazine Articles

  1. "Lasers in Consumer Electronics: The Optical Pickup", Optics and Photonics News, February, 2011.

  2. "Service Clinic", Electronics Now, then Poptronics magazine. Monthly feature May 1997 through around 2000 when they ceased publication.

  3. "CD Player Fundamentals Part I", Electronic Servicing and Technology, October, 1996.

  4. "CD Player Fundamentals Part II", Electronic Servicing and Technology, November, 1996.

  5. "Troubleshooting Techniques, Electronic Servicing and Technology, Decenber, 1999.

  6. "Basics of Computer Monitors", Electronic Servicing and Technology, January, 2000.

Web Works, Articles, Manuals, Tutorials (Partial list)

  1. Sci.Electronics.Repair FAQ and Silicon Sams' Technology Resource

  2. Sam's Laser FAQ

  3. Considerations in the Evaluation of Used or Rebuilt Hewlett Packard/Agilent Metrology Lasers

  4. Considerations in the Evaluation of Used or Rebuilt Zygo Metrology Lasers

  5. Micro Stablized Laser Controller 1 (µSLC1) for Single or Dual Mode and Two Frequency Axial Zeeman HeNe Lasers Installation and Operation Manual

  6. Sam's Interferometer Measurement Display System 1 (SG-MD1) Installation and Operation Manual

  7. Micro Measurement Display 1 (µMD1) Installation and Operation Manual

  8. Micro-Laser Range Finder

Patents