Contact Sales & Technical Advice

01732 373020

Home                                                       News         FAQs         Publications         Meet the Team       Contact

ISI Publications

The directors of ISI have had over 100 technical publications in a variety of refereed journals, conference publications
and technical reports for both ESA, NASA and the UK government.


Selection of these publications is presented below


Foster. M. J., J. Storey., P. Stockwell and D. Widdup “ Stand-off Raman spectrometer for identification of liquids in a pressurized gas pipelines” Optics express 3968 (2015).


Foster M. J. and J. storey. “Comparison of HES2000 spectrometer with Czerny Turner instrument in making Transmission Raman measurements” Azom article 10721 (2014)


Foster M. J and J. Storey “Raman Overcomes Challenges for Industry” photonics spectra ​54749 (2014)


M Foster and J storey” “ High Throughput OEM Spectrometer and a Czerny Turner Instrument for Signal-to-Noise Output Performance” Azom article 9691 (2013)


1/ Hancock, S., Lewis, P., Foster. M., Disney, M. I., and Muller, J. -P. (2012) Measuring tree height over topography and understory vegetation with dual wavelength lidar: a simulation study over topography Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 161


2/ Hancock, S., Disney, M. I., Muller, J. -P., Lewis, P. and Foster, M., (2011) A threshold insensitive method for locating tree tops with waveform lidar, Rem. Sens. Environ., doi:10.1016/j.rse.2011.07.012 (PDF).


3 / M. Foster, R. Bond, J. Storey, C. Thwaite, J. Labandibar,I. Bakalski, A. Hélière, A. Delev, D. Rees,and M. Slimm, “Fabry-Pérot optical filter assembly: a candidate for the Mie/Rayleigh separator in Earth-CARE,” Optics Express, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 3476–3489, 2009.


4/ Joanne C. Flanagan, D. J. Richardson, M. J. Foster, and I. Bakalski, "Microstructured fibers for broadband wavefront filtering in the mid-IR," Opt. Express 14, 11773-11786 (2006)


5/ R. A. Bond, M. Foster, V. K. Thompson, D. Rees, and J. Pereira Do Carmo, "High Resolution Optical Filtering Technology," 22nd Int. Laser Radar Conf. (ILRC 2004), Metera, Italy, 12-16 July, (2004).


6/ I. Bakalski, João Pereira do Carmo, S. Bellis, R. Bond, M. Humphries, M. Foster, R. Fisackerly “Real time processing enables fast 3D imaging at single photon counting level” Proc SPIE 6950 2008


7/ João Pereira do Carmo, B. Moebius, M. Pfennigbauer, R. Bond, I. Bakalski, M. Foster, S. Bellis, M. Humphries, R. Fisackerly and B. Houdou, "Imaging lidars for space applications", Proc. SPIE 7061, 70610J (2008); doi:10.1117/12.793701


8/ Foster, M.J. & Green, S.F. 3-D cometary dust coma modelling in the collisionless regime: strengths and weaknesses Mon Not. Roy. Astr. Soc. 377, 1064-1084, 2007 DOI: 10.1111/j.1365 2966.2007.11563.x.


9/ Davies, J.K., Tholen, D.J., Whiteley, R.J., Green, S.F., Hillier, J.K., Foster, M.J., McBride, N., Kerr, T.H. & Muzzerall, E. The lightcurve and colors of unusual minor planet 1998 WU24. Icarus, 150, 69-77, 2001 DOI: 10.1006/icar.2000.6554


10/ Davies, J.K., Green, S., McBride, N., Muzzerall, E., Tholen, D., Whiteley, R., Foster M.J. & Hillier, J.K. Visible and Infrared observations of fourteen Kuiper Belt Objects. Icarus, 146, 253-262, 2000. DOI:10.1006/icar.2000.6363


11/ Foster, M.J., Green, S.F. & McBride, N. Detection of water ice on 2060 Chiron. Icarus, 141, 408-410, 1999. DOI: 10.1006/icar.1999.6180


12/ McBride, N., Davies, J.K., Green, S.F. & Foster, M.J. Optical and infrared observations of Centaur 1997CU26. Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., 306, 799-805, 1999. DOI:10.1046/j.1365-8711.1999.02557.x


13/ Galama, T.J., Briggs, M.S., Wijers, R.A.M.J., Vreeswijk, P.M., Rol, E., Band, D., van Paradijs, J., Kouveliotou, C., Preece, R.D., Bremer, M., Smith, I.A., Tilanus, R.P.J., de Bruyn, A.G., Strom, R.G., Pooley, G., Castro-Tirado, A.J., Tanvir, N., Robinson, C., Hurley, K., Heise, J., Telting, J., Rutten, R.G.M., Packham, C., Swaters, R., Davies, J.K., Fassia, A., Green, S.F., Foster, M.J., Sagar, R., Pandey, A.K., Nilakshi, Yadav, R.K.S., Ofek, E.O., Leibowitz, E., Ibbetson, E.P., Rhoads, J., Falco, E., Petry, C., Impey, C., Geballe, T.R. & Bhattacharya, D.The effect of magnetic fields on ƒ×-ray bursts inferred from multi-wavelength observations of the burst of 23 January 1999. Nature, 398, 394-399, 1999.