12 June 2017 Front Matter: Volume 10229
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Numbers in the index correspond to the last two digits of the seven-digit citation identifier (CID) article numbering system used in Proceedings of SPIE. The first five digits reflect the volume number. Base 36 numbering is employed for the last two digits and indicates the order of articles within the volume. Numbers start with 00, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 0A, 0B…0Z, followed by 10-1Z, 20-2Z, etc.

Acconcia, Giulia, 0A, 0B, 0D

Aichner, Bernd, 0H

Aimar, Mourad, 0K

Akbas, Y., 0N

Albanese, Dominique, 0K

Arpaia, R., 0I

Bauch, T., 0I

Blazej, Josef, 0C, 0R, 0S

Ceccarelli, Francesco, 0E

Cheng, Yuhao, 03

Cominelli, Alessandro, 0A, 0B, 0D

Courde, Clement, 0K

Cristiano, R., 0I

Ďurina, P., 0N

Eckl, Johann J., 0J

Ejrnaes, M., 0I

Exertier, Pierre, 0K

Fienga, Agnes, 0K

Ghioni, Massimo, 0A, 0B, 0D, 0E

Goltsman, G., 0G

Grishin, E. A., 0Q

Gu, Chao, 03

Gulinatti, Angelo, 0E

Guziewicz, Marek, 0H

Hu, Xiaolong, 03

Jausner, Florian, 0H

Jukna, A., 0N

Kaurova, N., 0G

Klimov, Andrii, 0H

Kodet, Jan, 0C

Konoplev, A. O., 0Q

Korneev, A., 0G

Kovalyuk, V., 0G

Kruszka, Renata, 0H

Kuzanyan, Armen S., 0P

Kuzanyan, Astghik A., 0P

Labanca, Ivan, 0E

Lang, Wolfgang, 0H

Lednev, Vasily N., 0R

Lin, Zuzeng, 03

Liu, Haiyi, 03

Liu, Qianli, 03

Lobanov, Y., 0G

Lombardi, F., 0I

Mariey, Hervé, 0K

Martinot-Lagarde, Gregoire, 0K

Maurice, Nicolas, 0K

Mühlgassner, Rita, 0H

Murtazin, Mark V., 0R

Myoren, H., 0I

Nasti, U., 0I

Nikoghosyan, Vahan R., 0P

Ozhegov, R., 0G

Parlato, L., 0I

Pepe, G., 0I

Peronio, Pietro, 0A, 0B, 0D

Pershin, Sergey M., 0R

Plecenik, A., 0N

Plecenik, T., 0N

Prochazka, Ivan, 0C, 0R, 0S

Puźniak, Roman, 0H

Rech, Ivan, 0A, 0B, 0D, 0E

Samain, Etienne, 0K

Schreiber, K. Ulrich, 0J

Schüler, Torben, 0J

Semenov, A., 0G

Semichev, O. P., 0Q

Shargorodskii, V. D., 0Q

Shcherbatenko, M., 0G

Shumilov, Yu. P., 0Q

Słysz, Wojciech, 0H

Sobolewski, Roman, 0H, 0I, 0N

Tafuri, F., 0I

Taino, T., 0I

Torre, Jean-Marie, 0K

Trojanek, Pavel, 0S

Vinogradov, Sergey L., 0L

Viot, Hervé, 0K

Viswanathan, Vishnu, 0K

Voronov, B., 0G

Vygon, V. G., 0Q

Węgrzecki, Maciej, 0H

Wicks, G., 0N

Wu, Hao, 03

Yin, Kun, 03

Zechner, Georg, 0H

Zhu, Xiaotian, 03

Conference Committee

Symposium Chairs

  • Jiri Homola, Institute of Photonics and Electronics of the ASCR, v.v.i. (Czech Republic)

  • Bedrich Rus, Institute of Physics of the ASCR, v.v.i. (Czech Republic)

  • Chris Edwards, Central Laser Facility, Science and Technology Facilities Council (United Kingdom)

    Mike Dunne, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (United States) and Linac Coherent Light Source (United States)

    Ivo Rendina, Istituto per la Microelettronica e Microsistemi, CNR (Italy)

Conference Chairs

  • Ivan Prochazka, Czech Technical University in Prague (Czech Republic)

  • Roman Sobolewski, University of Rochester (United States)

  • Ralph B. James, Savannah River National Laboratory (United States)

Conference Programme Committee

  • Josef Blazej, Czech Technical University in Prague (Czech Republic)

  • Ulrich Schreiber, Technische Universität München (Germany)

  • Valery Zwiller, KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden)

Session Chairs

  • 1 Superconducting Photon Counting I

    Roman Sobolewski, University of Rochester (United States)

  • 2 X-ray Photon Detection

    Aleksey E. Bolotnikov, Brookhaven National Laboratory (United States)

  • 3 Solid State Photon Counting and Its Applications I

    Ivan Prochazka, Czech Technical University in Prague (Czech Republic)

  • 4 Superconducting Photon Counting II

    Oleg A. Mukhanov, HYPRES, Inc. (United States)

  • 5 Solid State Photon Counting and Its Applications II

    Josef Blazej, Czech Technical University in Prague (Czech Republic)


This volume contains the proceedings of the SPIE Conference on Photon Counting Applications. The conference was held on 24–25 April, in Prague, Czech Republic as part of SPIE Optics and Optoelectronics 2017. The meeting was organized into technical sessions on superconducting photon counting, X-ray photon detection, and solid-state photon counting and applications. A poster session was also featured.

The purpose of the conference was to provide a forum for scientists and engineers from the detector development and user communities to present and evaluate the most recent results on photon-counting detectors and to discuss the requirements for a variety of detection and imaging applications. A total of 24 presentations, including four posters, were presented at the conference. This book provides detailed documentation describing a portion of the presentations. The editors hope that it will serve as an important record of the meeting, provide an update on the status of photon-counting detectors and applications, and serve as a useful resource for those working in the field.

The Conference Chairs would like to thank the Session Chairs and members of the Conference Programme Committee, who offered their time to enlist the involvement of researchers working in the field.

Ivan Prochazka

Roman Sobolewski

Ralph B. James

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