Professor Scott Tyo

Professor and Head of School
School of Engineering and Information Technology
+61 2 6268 9534

LOCATION

Room 214 Building 17 UNSW Canberra Northcott Drive, Campbell, ACT 2600

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Research

Enabling technologies for optical and microwave remote sensing:

  • Optimization of polarimetric sensors for remote sensing applications

  • Integration of polarimetric and spectral sensors and informatio

  • Processing of high-dimensional spectropolarimetric data

  • Investigation of statistical properties of hyperspectral imagery

  • Use of spectropolarimetry to improve imaging in scattering media

  • Fusion of multi-dimensional data into intelligible images

  • Design of UWB antennas and antenna arrays

  • Development of sensors, measurement techniques and processing strategies for UWB EM measurements

  • Generation and radiation of electromagnetic transients

Professional Affiliations

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Fellow
  • Optical Society of America, Fellow
  • SPIE, Fellow
  • International Radio Science Union, Member Commissions B and E
  • American Institute of Physics, Member

 

Career History

 

  • School of Engineering and IT, University of New South Wales Canberra, Professor and Head of School, 2015 - Present
  • The University of Arizona: College of Optical Sciences, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Professor, 2009-2015 Associate Professor, 2006-2009
  • University of New Mexico:  Physics & Astronomy and Electrical & Computer Engineering: Optical Science and Engineering Program, Associate Director, 2005-2006; Electrical & Computer Engineering, Associate Professor, 2005-2006; Assistant Professor, 2001-2005

  • United States Air Force: Captain: 1998-2001; 1st Lieutenant, 1996-1998; 2nd Lieutenant, 1994-1996; Naval Postgraduate School: Electrical & Computer Engineering, Assistant Professor, 1999-2001; USAF Research Lab, Directed Energy Directorate, Research and Development Engineer, 1996-1999

  • University of Pennsylvania: Department of Electrical Engineering, Air Force institute of Technology Civilian Institutions Program, Undergraduate Research Assistant, 1993-1996; Department of Material Science and Engineering, Undergraduate Research Assistant, 1992-1993

 

 

 

 

Books

Tyo JS; Alenin AS, 2015, Field Guide to Linear Systems in Optics

Journal articles

Chenault DB; Goldstein DH; Kudenov MW; Kupinski M; Pezzaniti JL; Shaw JA; Snik F; Tyo JS; Bradley CL, 2019, 'Polarization: Systems, Measurement, Analysis, and Remote Sensing', OPTICAL ENGINEERING, vol. 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.58.8.082401

Song J; Vaughn IJ; Alenin AS; Scott Tyo J, 2019, 'Imaging dynamic scenes with a spatio-temporally channeled polarimeter', Optics Express, vol. 27, pp. 28423 - 28436, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.27.028423

Scott Tyo J; Abdalla MD; Skipper MC, 2019, 'Differentially fed high-power microwave antennas using capacitively coupled hyperband inverters', IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 67, pp. 5203 - 5211, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TAP.2019.2917473

Kruse AW; Alenin AS; Scott Tyo J, 2019, 'Review of visualization methods for passive polarization imaging', Optical Engineering, vol. 58, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.58.8.082414

Alenin A; Bashar F; Gehm M; Tyo S, 2018, 'Multi-carrier channeled polarimetry for photoelastic modulator systems', Optics Letters, vol. 43, pp. 5789 - 5792, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.43.005789

Vaughn IJ; Alenin AS; Tyo JS, 2018, 'Channeled spatio-temporal Stokes polarimeters', Optics Letters, vol. 43, pp. 2768 - 2771, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.43.002768

Kruse AW; Alenin AS; Vaughn IJ; Tyo JS, 2018, 'Perceptually uniform color space for visualizing trivariate linear polarization imaging data', Optics Letters, vol. 43, pp. 2426 - 2429, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.43.002426

Alenin AS; Vaughn IJ; Scott Tyo J, 2018, 'Optimal bandwidth and systematic error of full-Stokes micropolarizer arrays', Applied Optics, vol. 57, pp. 2327 - 2336, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.57.002327

Tyo JS; Skipper MC; Abdalla MD; Martin JM, 2017, 'Compact, Backward-Radiating Helical Antenna for Mesoband High-Power Applications', IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 16, pp. 1699 - 1702, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/LAWP.2017.2666813

Vaughn IJ; Alenin AS; Tyo , 2017, 'Focal plane filter array engineering I: rectangular lattices', Optics Express, vol. 25, pp. 11954 - 11968, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.25.011954

Alenin AS; Vaughn IJ; Tyo S, 2017, 'Optimal bandwidth micropolarizer arrays', Optics Letters, vol. 42, pp. 458 - 461, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.42.000458

Dolling K; Ritchie EA; Tyo JS, 2016, 'The use of the deviation angle variance technique on geostationary satellite imagery to estimate tropical cyclone size parameters', Weather and Forecasting, vol. 31, pp. 1625 - 1642, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-16-0056.1

Tyo JS; Ratliff BM; Alenin AS, 2016, 'Adapting the HSV polarization-color mapping for regions with low irradiance and high polarization', Optics Letters, vol. 41, pp. 4759 - 4762, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.41.004759

Ramon ES; Bernal S; Armanious MMH; Tyo JS; Skipper MC; Abdalla MD, 2016, 'Tunable electrically small conical folded dipole antenna used as a Mesoband high-power microwave source', IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 15, pp. 1614 - 1617, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/LAWP.2016.2519511

Alenin AS; Tyo JS, 2016, 'Design of channeled partial Mueller matrix polarimeters', Journal of the Optical Society of America A: Optics and Image Science, and Vision, vol. 33, pp. 1060 - 1070, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.33.001060

Ramon ES; Tyo JS; Ziolkowski RW; Skipper MC; Abdalla MD; Martin J, 2016, 'Integration and Operation of an Electrically Small Magnetic EZ Antenna With a High-Power Standing Wave Oscillator Source', IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 15, pp. 642 - 645, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/LAWP.2015.2465869

Wood KM; Rodríguez-herrera OG; Ritchie EA; Piñeros MF; Hernández IA; Tyo JS, 2015, 'Tropical cyclogenesis detection in the north pacific using the deviation angle variance technique', Weather and Forecasting, vol. 30, pp. 1663 - 1672, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-14-00113.1

LaCasse CF; Rodriguez-Herrera OG; Chipman RA; Tyo JS, 2015, 'Spectral density response functions for modulated polarimeters', APPLIED OPTICS, vol. 54, pp. 9490 - 9499, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.54.009490

Alenin AS; Tyo JS, 2015, 'Structured decomposition design of partial Mueller matrix polarimeters', Journal of the Optical Society of America A: Optics and Image Science, and Vision, vol. 32, pp. 1302 - 1312, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.32.001302

Rodríguez-Herrera OG; Wood KM; Dolling KP; Black WT; Ritchie EA; Tyo JS, 2015, 'Automatic tracking of pregenesis tropical disturbances within the deviation angle variance system', IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, vol. 12, pp. 254 - 258, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/LGRS.2014.2334561

Wakayama T; Higashiguchi T; Oikawa H; Sakaue K; Washio M; Yonemura M; Yoshizawa T; Tyo JS; Otani Y, 2015, 'Determination of the polarization states of an arbitrary polarized terahertz beam: Vectorial vortex analysis', Scientific Reports, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep09416

Black WT; Scott Tyo J, 2014, 'Feedback-integrated scene cancellation scene-based nonuniformity correction algorithm', Journal of Electronic Imaging, vol. 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.JEI.23.2.023005

Ritchie EA; Wood KM; Rodríguez-Herrera OG; Piñeros MF; Scott Tyo J, 2014, 'Satellite-derived tropical cyclone intensity in the north pacific ocean using the deviation-angle variance technique', Weather and Forecasting, vol. 29, pp. 505 - 516, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/WAF-D-13-00133.1

Wakayama T; Rodríguez-Herrera OG; Tyo JS; Otani Y; Yonemura M; Yoshizawa T, 2014, 'Generation of achromatic, uniform-phase, radially polarized beams', Optics Express, vol. 22, pp. 3306 - 3315, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.22.003306

Alenin AS; Tyo JS, 2014, 'Generalized channeled polarimetry', Journal of the Optical Society of America A: Optics and Image Science, and Vision, vol. 31, pp. 1013 - 1022, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.31.001013

Ramon ES; Tyo JS; Ziolkowski RW; Skipper MC; Abdalla MD; Martin JM; Altgilbers LL, 2014, 'A compact multi-frequency, high power radiating system combining dual-band, electrically small magnetic ez antennas and multi-frequency standing wave oscillator sources', IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, pp. 3281 - 3289, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TAP.2014.2313135

Armanious MMH; Olaya SVB; Tyo JS; Skipper MC; Abdalla MD; Altgilbers LL; Bryan A, 2014, 'An electrically small conical folded dipole antenna for use as a compact, self-resonant mesoband high-power microwave source', IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, pp. 5960 - 5967, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TAP.2014.2360549