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									Directed Energy Professional Society
           Annual Report


            Edward A. Duff
              President
           1 November 2006
           http://www.deps.org
        DEPS Vision
 Be recognized as the premier
   professional organization
  for exchanging information
   and advocating research,
development and application of
        Directed Energy
                   2006 DEPS Events
       Dates                           Event                            Location
20-24 March       Directed Energy Systems Symposium               Monterey, CA

                  Beam Control Conference
                  Directed Energy Modeling and Simulation
                  Conference
                  Employment of Directed Energy Weapons
                  Conference
                  High Energy Laser Lethality Conference
4-6 April         High Power Microwave Conference                 Adelphi, MD

15-16 June        Solid State and Diode Laser Technology Review   Los Angeles, CA

1-3 August        DE Test and Evaluation Conference               Albuquerque, NM (with
                                                                  ITEA)
28-29 September   Ultrashort Pulse Laser Workshop                 Boulder, CO (with SPIE)


30 October –      Ninth Annual DE Symposium                       Albuquerque, NM
2 November
3 November        Directed Energy Education Workshop              Albuquerque, NM
                   2007 DEPS Events
    Dates                              Event                            Location
19-23 March       Directed Energy Systems Symposium               Monterey, CA

                  Beam Control Conf
                  DE Modeling and Simulation Conference
                  Employment of DE Weapons Conference
                  High Energy Laser Lethality Conference
                  High Power Microwave Conference
26-28 June        Solid State and Diode Laser Technology Review   Los Angeles, CA

7-9 August        DE Test and Evaluation Conference               Albuquerque, NM (with
                                                                  ITEA)
26-28 September   Ultrashort Pulse Laser Workshop                 Boulder, CO (with SPIE)


5-9 November      Tenth Annual DE Symposium                       Huntsville, AL

9 November        Directed Energy Education Workshop              Huntsville, AL
         Other DEPS Activities
•Publications
  • www.deps.org
  • Proceedings
  • Journal of Directed Energy (JDE)
     •Classified Journal in planning
  • Member updates - Sponsor Updates
• Education
  • Professional development short courses
  • Graduate/undergraduate programs
  • K-12 and vocational curriculum development
               DEPS Financial Status
• Cash on hand
    – Sep 2004 --                           $311,758
    – Sep 2005 --                           $204,669
    – Sep 2006 --                           $310,960

• 2006 budget
    – Income (net from events, sponsorship, membership,
      miscellaneous)                        $212,000
    – Expenses (Office, committees, BOD, BSEA, Staff, other)
                                            $184,500
    – Expected Reserve for 06                $27,500

•   Independent Audits
    – 2004 Audit completed December 05
    – 2005 Audit underway
            DEPS Board of Directors
           Elected by the DEPS Membership

Serving Members
• William Baker                             Re-elected
• Rett Benedict                             Re-elected
• Dennis Boesen
• Edward Duff
• Donald Lamberson
• Lou Marquet
• Ed Pogue
• J. Thomas Schriempf                        Re-elected
• Greg Schneider        Resigned – New position at NATO


New Directors
• Tom Meyer
Previous DEPS Directors




• Greg Schneider
                   DEPS Officers
            Elected by the Board of Directors

Serving Officers
President                         Edward Duff
Vice President                   William Baker
Secretary                       Dennis Boesen
Treasurer                        Rett Benedict

New Officers
President

Vice President

Secretary

Treasurer
      DEPS Professional Personnel


• Executive Director
                Dr. Samuel Blankenship
• Executive Administrator
                Cynnamon Spain
• Business Manager
                Tiffany Wheeler
• Administrative Assistant
                 Donna Storment
        DEPS Recognition

    Be recognized as the premier
      professional organization
     for exchanging information
and advocating research, development
  and application of Directed Energy


    As part of our vision, we recognize
          service and excellence
      Board of Science and Engineering
       Advisors (Year term expires)


•   John Albertine        (2008)
•   Jackie Gish           (2007)
•   Art Guenther          (2006)
•   John Tatum            (2008)
•   Pat Vail              (2006)
         DE Scholarships 2006-2007
      Co-Sponsored by the HEL JTO and DEPS




• Thomas Fitzgerald, Air Force Institute of
  Technology
• Brad Hoff, University of Michigan
• John McCorkindale, University of Illinois at
  Chicago
• Alice Nightingale, University of Notre Dame
• Edward Nissen, Northern Illinois University
• Daniel Roskey, University of Arizona
• Donald Wittich, University of Notre Dame
     Best Paper Awards


           Best Student Paper
            Best HEL Paper
            Best HPM Paper


• The Best Paper Awards are underwritten by
  Brashear, a division of L-3 Communications.
   DEPS Event Chairs



Recognition Ceremony

Presented by
• Mr. Edward Duff
• Ms. Cynnamon Spain
                    DEPS Fellows

    • In Recognition of Significant
      Contributions to DE


Fellows of the Directed Energy Professional
Society, listed below, are esteemed members of
the Directed Energy community, noted for
creative contributions and distinguished service.
                     DEPS Fellows

• John Albertine              • Thomas Romesser

• Frederick (Fritz) Benning   • J.Thomas Schriempf

• Kenneth Billman             • Sadegh Siahatgar

• Robert Butts                • Alfred Skolnick

• Jacqueline Gish             • Phillip Sprangle

• Arthur Guenther             • David Stoudt

• William Laughlin            • John Tatum

                              • Patrick J. Vail
DEPS Fellows Induction



Induction Ceremony

Presented by
• Mr. Edward Duff
• Dr. J. Thomas Schriempf

								
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