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Book Chapters:  

Foundations of Physics: (Chapters 16, 17, 18, 24 and an Application Section on lasers) Referenced as a Science Content Consultant in the title pages of the text.


Refereed Publications

"Detecting Atmospheric Buoyancy Waves in Lidar Data," Visa S., Guerra D., Garcia S., Proceedings of 19th Midwest Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science Conference 2008, Cincinnati, OH, pages 62-69, May 2008

"Holographic Optical Elements as Scanning Lidar Telescopes," Schwemmer, Rallison, Wilkerson, Guerra, Lasers and Optics in Engineering, Vol. 44, Issue 9, September 2006.

“Service Learning in Physics: The Consultant Model,” Guerra, D., The Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement, Vol. 10 (3), p. 143, 2006

“A Bernoulli’s Law Lab in a Bottle, Guerra, D., Plainstaid, A., and Smith, M, The Physics Teacher, Vol, 43, No. 7, pp. 456-459, October 2005.

“Horizontal Wind Measurements Using The Harlie Holographic Lidar”, T. Wilkerson, I. Andrus, J. Sanders,G.Schwemmer, D. Miller, and D. Guerra:  , Lidar Remote Sensing for Industry and Environment Monitoring II, Volume 4484, 64-73, 2002.

“Ground Based Operational Testing of Holographic Scanning Lidars,”, Schwemmer, G., Wilkerson, T., Sanders,  J., Guerra, D., Miller, D., Moody, S.; Advances in Laser Remote Sensing, publisher: Ecole Polytechnique, Editors: Dabas, Loth and Pelon, pp. 69-72, France, 2001.

"An Introduction to Laser Modeling Studies with a  Nitrogen-pumped Dye Laser", D. Guerra, M. Morgan II, and  D. Coyle, The American Journal of Physics, Vol 67 (9),  pp. 803-810, 1999. 

"Prototype Holographic Atmospheric Scanner for Environmental Remote Sensing", D. Guerra, G. Schwemmer, A. Wooten, S. Chaudhuri, T. Wilkerson, Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 104 No. D18, pp. 22,287- 22,292, Sept. 1999. 

"Emphasizing Environmental Concepts and Policies in an Introductory Meteorology Course", D. Guerra, The Journal of Geoscience Education, Vol 47, pp. 362-366, Sept 1999. 

"Teaching the Effects of Air Resistance Using the VideoPoint Movies", V. Pagonis, D. Guerra, S. Chauduri, B. Hornbecker, and N. Smith, The Physics Teacher, Vol 35, September 1997. 

"The Human Laser." D. Guerra, The Physics Teacher, Vol. 34, March 1996. 

"An Interactive Model of Diode-Pumped, Q-Switched / Cavity Dumped Lasers." B. Coyle, D. Guerra, and R. Kay, J. Phys. D: Applied Physics, 28, 452, 1995. 

"Completely Solid State Tunable Ti:Sapphire Laser System of Lidar and Atmospheric Spectroscopy." D. Guerra, B. Coyle, and D. Krebs, Meas. Sci. and Tech. 5, 1306, 1994. 

"Stimulated Raman Scattering in Hydrogen Pumped with a Tunable, High Power, Narrow Linewidth Alexandrite Laser.", D. Guerra and R. Kay, J. Phys. B: Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics., 26, 3975, 1993. 

"Stellar Orbits in Angle Variables II.  Two Dimensional Orbits in a Rotating Potential.", D. Guerra and S. Ratcliff, The Astrophysical Journal., 348, 127, 1990.  


Additional Publications

“A Pocket Guide for Negotiating Your Small-College Contract,” Elaine Rizzo, David Guerra, and Jay Pitocchelli, Academe, Jan.2006

“NASA lidar uses HOEs for lightweight scanning”, Schwemmer, Miller, Wilkerson, Guerra, and Rallison, Laser Focus World, June 2002.

"Large Aperture Scanning Lidar based on Holographic Elements", G. Schwemmer, D. Miller, T. D. Wilkerson, I. Andrus and David V. Guerra, 2001: International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Sydney, Australia, July 9-13, 2001.  

“The HOLO Series: Critical Ground-Based Demonstrations of Holographic Scanning Lidars”, Proceedings of the SPIE Conference on Lidar Remote Sensing for Industry and Environment Monitoring, Sendai, Japan, October 2000.

“Ground Based Operational Testing of Holographic Scanning Lidars: The HOLO Experiments”, G. Schwemmer, T. Wilkerson, J. Saunders,D. Guerra, D. Miller, S. Moody, Proceedings of the 20th International Laser Radar Conference, July 2000.

“Comparison of Two Lidar Methods of Wind Measurements by Cloud Tracking”, J. Saunders, T. Wilkerson, G. Schwemmer, D. Miller, D. Guerra, S. Moody, Proceedings of the 20th International Laser Radar Conference, July 2000.

“Observations of Shear-Induced Turbulence using HARLIE”, D. Miller, G. Schwemmer, J. Saunders, T. Wilkerson, D. Guerra, S. Moody, Proceedings of the 20th International Laser Radar Conference, July 2000.

"Holographic Optical Telescope and Scanner (HOTS) for lidar applications", D. Guerra, G. Schwemmer, & T. Wilkerson, International Technology Group Newsletter of the International Society of Engineers (SPIE), June 2000.

"Ground Based Operational Testing of Holographic Scanning Lidars: The HOLO Experiments", G. Schwemmer, T. Wilkerson, J. Saunders,D. Guerra, D. Miller, S. Moody, Proceedings of the 20th International Laser Radar Conference, July 2000.

"Comparison of Two Lidar Methods of Wind Measurements by Cloud Tracking", J. Saunders, T. Wilkerson, G. Schwemmer, D. Miller, D. Guerra, S. Moody, Proceedings of the 20th International Laser Radar Conference, July 2000.

"Observations of Shear-Induced Turbulence using HARLIE", D. Miller, G. Schwemmer, J. Saunders, T. Wilkerson, D. Guerra, S. Moody, Proceedings of the 20th International Laser Radar Conference, July 2000.

 "Compact Scanning Lidar Systems Using Holographic Optics", G. Schwemmer, T. Wilkerson, D. Guerra, Proceedings of the SPIE Conference on Optical Remote Sensing for Industry and Environmental Monitoring, Sept. 1998. 

"Operation of the Prototype Holographic Atmospheric Scanner for Environmental Remote Sensing (PHASERS).", D. Guerra, A. Wooten, S. Chaudhuri, and G. Schwemmer, Proceedings of the 19th International Laser Radar Conference, June 1998. 

"Holographic Solid State LIDAR." G. Schwemmer, B. Coyle, and D. Guerra, Proceedings of the International Conference on LASERS' 95.

"Completely Solid State Tunable Ti:Sapphire Laser System." D. Guerra, B. Coyle, and D. Krebs, Laser Tech. Briefs., Summer 1994. 


Presentations

“Service Learning in the Sciences”, Northeast Regional Campus Compact Conference, April 6-8, 2006. (workshop)

“Service Learning in Physics: The Consultant Model” D. Guerra, Proceedings of the APS-AAPT Spring Meeting, MIT, April 2005. 

“Service Learning in Physics: The Consultant Model” D. Guerra, Proceedings of the Northeast Regional Campus Compact Conference, April 2004.  (invited talk)

“A Bernoulli’s Law Lab in a Bottle”, D. V. Guerra, A. Plaisted, and M. Smith, Proceeding of the Spring NE-APS Meeting, April. 2004.

“An Atmospheric Instrument Development Outreach Program.”, D. V. Guerra, N. Cordella, and Sue Bracy, Proceeding of the Spring NE-APS Meeting, April. 2002

“A SAASE Outreach Project – Field Tests of Han-Held Haze Detectors”, D. V. Guerra, N. Cordella, and Sue Bracy,  Proceedings of the 21th International Laser Radar Conference, July 2002.

“Spreadsheet Laser Dynamics.”, D. V. Guerra, S. Schnick, Proceeding of the Fall NE-APS Meeting, Oct. 2001.

“A SAASE Outreach Project – Field Tests of Hand-Held Haze Detectors”, D. V. Guerra, N. Cordella, and S. Bracy, Proceedings of the 21st International Laser Radar Conference, Quebec City, Canada, July 2002.

“Spreadsheet Laser Dynamics.”, D. V. Guerra, S. Schnick, Proceeding of the Fall NE-APS Meeting, Nov. 2001

"Factor Analysis of Temperature, Cloud Altitudes, and Tropospheric Ozone", D. Guerra, J. Schnick, J. McLain, A. Maurier, J. Pentleton, and J. Snow, Proceedings of the 20th International Laser Radar Conference, July 2000.

"Atmospheric Remote Sensing During the Summer of 1999 in Manchester, NH", D. Guerra, J. Schnick, J. McLain, A. Maurier, Proceeding of the Fall New England Section of APS, Oct. 1999. 

"An Introduction to Laser Modeling Studies with a Nitrogen Pumped Dye Laser.", D. V. Guerra and M. A. Morgan II, Proceeding of the Chesapeake Section of the AAPT, May 1998. 

"Prototype Holographic Atmospheric Scanner for Environmental Remote Sensing (PHASERS).", D. V. Guerra, G. K. Schwemmer, S. Chaudhuri., Proceedings of the 1998 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), May 1998. 

Mock Congressional Hearing of the Clean Air Act as the Focal Point of a  General Science Level Meteorology Course.", D. V. Guerra, Proceedings of the 1998 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), May 1998 

"Ground Tests of a Holographic Optical Telescope and Scanner.", D. V. Guerra, G. K. Schwemmer, A. D. Wooten Jr. Proceedings of the 1997 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union., May 1997 

"Scanning Raman Lidar Measurements of Aerosol Backscatter and Extinction Profiles During TARFOX."  R. A. Ferrare, G Schwemmer, K Evens, D Whiteman, Y Kaufman, D. Guerra, D Wooten,  Proceedings of the 1997 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union., May 1997 

"Prototype Holographic Atmospheric Scanner for Enviornmental Remote Sensing", A. Wooten, D. Guerra, G. Schwemmer, Bull. Am Phys. Soc.- Transactions A,1996. [Fall NES-APS.] 

"A Convoluted Demonstration." D. Guerra and N. Smith, Proceedings of SEPA / DE / MD AAPT, Spring 1996. 

"Effects of Computational Precision on the Modeling of Q-Switched Laser Pulses."  E.C. Allman and D.V. Guerra, Bull. Am Phys Soc. Transactions A, July 1995. [Spring NES-APS] 

"Completely Solid State Tunable Ti:Sapphire Laser for Lidar and Atmospheric Spectroscopy." D. Guerra, B. Coyle, and D. Krebs,  Bull. Am Phys. Soc.- Transactions A, 3, July 1994. [Spring NES-APS.] 

"Bandwidth Measurements of Radiation Shifted by SRS.", D. Guerra and R. Kay, Bull. Am Phys. Soc., 37, 9, 1992.  [Spring NES-APS.] 

"Tunable SRS from Alexandrite Pumped Hydrogen Gas.", D. Guerra, R. Kay, and B. Seery, Bull. Am. Phys. Soc., 36, 7, 1991.  [VII APS International Laser Section] 

"Q-Switched Alexandrite Ring Laser.", B. Zukowski and D. Guerra, The American Univ. College of Arts & Sciences Research Conference, 1991.