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David Kessler, “Laser Scanning Microscope with Large Field and High NA.” The International Optical Design Conference, 2021. Edited by Peter P. Clark, Richard N. Pfisterer, Proc. Of SPIE-OSA July 2021
David Kessler, “An afocal beam relay for laser XY scanning systems,” Proc. SPIE Vol. 8215 , (2012).
David Kessler, Sujatha Ramanujan, and Yonathan Preiss, “Continuous-Tone Printing Using LCOS”, Digest of Technical Papers, SID International Symposium, Vol. XXXVII, Book 1, paper 13-4, page 174-177.June 2006.
Xiang-Dong Mi, Tomohiro Ishikawa, Andrew Kurtz, David Kessler , “Wide Viewing Angle Polarizers Having Relaxed Manufacturing Tolerances”, Digest of Technical Papers, SID International Symposium, Vol. XXXVII , paper 45.4, pages 1535-1538. June 2006.
Xiang-Dong Mi, David Kessler, Lee Tutt, “Low Fill-Factor Grid Polarizers for LCD Backlighting”, Digest of Technical Papers, SID International Symposium, Vol. XXXVI , paper 18-4, page 1004-1007.June 2005.
Seung Ho Baek, Daniel D. Haas, David B. Kay, David Kessler and Kurt M. Sanger, “Multichannel Laser Thermal Printhead Technology”, Chapter 14, “Handbook of Optical and Laser Scanning “, Gerald F. Marshall, editor, Marcel Dekker, 2004.
Joshua M. Cobb, David Kessler, John A. Agostinelli, Mark Waldman “High Resolution, auto stereoscopic immersive imaging display using a moncentric optical system”, Proc. SPIE Vol. 5006, p. 92-98, May 2003.
Joshua M. Cobb, David Kessler, John A. Agostinelli, “Optical Design of a monocentric auto stereoscopic immersive display”, Proc. SPIE Vol. 4832, p. 80-90, International Optical Design Conference, Tucson, Arizona, Dec. 2002.
“Applications of lasers for printing”, David Kessler, IEEE Proceedings of the Summer Topical Meeting on Advanced Semiconductor Lasers and Applications, Aug 1997, Montreal, Canada.
E. Wolak, D. Kessler et al. ,”Integrated Independently Addressable Laser Diodes with 10 W Output Power,” proceedings SPIE, 2/1997
David Kessler, “Optical Design Issues of Multi-Spots Laser Thermal Printing, Proc. Optics& Imaging in the Information Age, IS&T/OSA, p. 215-219, Oct. 1996.
David Kessler and Roland V. Shack, “yy Diagram, a powerful optical design method for laser systems,” Applied Optics, 31, No. 15, 2692-2702 (1992.)
Andrew F. Kurtz and David Kessler, “Optical scanning system for a CCD telecine for HDTV,” Proceeding SPIE 1448, pp 191-205 (1991).
D. Kessler et al “High Performance CCD Telecine for HDTV” SMPTE Journal, Oct. 1990.
V. Files and D. Kessler, editors “Optical Hard Copy and Printing Systems” Proc. SPIE Vol. 1254 (1990).
K. L. Yip, D. Kessler and S. Dally, “Modulator-induced streaking artifact in laser film printer images,” Proceeding SPIE 1254, pp 33-41 (1990).
D. DeJager, “High Resolution Laser Writer”, in Hard Copy Output, L. Beiser, ed., Proc. SPIE 1079 (1989).
J. C. Owens, C. P. Brophy, and D. Kessler, “Design of a compact diode laser color printer,” in Hard Copy Output, L. Beiser, ed., Proc. SPIE 1079 (1989.)
R. R Firth, D. Kessler, E. Muka, N. Naor and J. C. Owens, “A Continuous-Tone Laser Color Printer,” J. of Imaging Technology, 14:3 78 (1988.)
D. Kessler and R. V. Shack, “First Order Design of Laser Systems with the YYbar Diagram,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A. 1:12, 1219 (1984.)
D. Kessler, and R.V. Shack, “Image Quality Criteria in the Presence of Moderately Large Aberrations,” J. Opt. Soc. Am., 78:8, 1105, (1982.)
Shoemaker R. L., P. H. Bartels, D. Hillman, J. Jonas, D. Kessler, R. Shack and D. Vukobratovitch, “An Ultrafast Laser Scanner Microscope for Digital Image Analysis,” IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 29, 82 (1982.)
R.V. Shack, P.H. Bartels, D. Kessler, et al., “Ultrafast Laser Scanner Microscope,” Analytical and Quantitative Cytology Journal, 4, 158, (1982.)
P. H. Bartels, R. V. Shack, D. Kessler, et al., “Ultrafast Laser Microscope: Design and Construction,” Analytical and Quantitative Cytology Journal, 3, No. 1, (1981.)
D. Kessler, and R. Shack, “Dynamic Optical Testing of a High Speed Polygon,” Applied Optics, 20, 1015 (1981.)


“Optical Design of a Laser Scanning Microscope for TPM”, OSA Biophotonics Congress: Biomedical Optics, April 2020, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
“Pupil-Expanded Biocular Volumetric Display”, David Kessler, Chris Grabowski, SID Vehicle Displays and Interfaces 2015, October 22-23, 2015, Dearborn, MI
“Image Quality Issues: The Optical Designer Point of View”, International Congress of Imaging Science (ICIS), Tel Aviv, Israel, May 12, 2014
“Optics of Near to Eye Displays”, 4Oasis 2013; International Meeting on Optical Engineering and Science in Israel, Tel Aviv, February 19, 2013
“High Resolution Auto stereoscopic Immersive Display Using a Monocentric Optical System”, Josh M. Cobb, David Kessler and John A. Agostinelli, OSA Rochester NY Section, 1/28/2003.
“Applications of diode Lasers I Printing and Graphic Arts”, Laser Marketing Seminar 1998, Photonics West 1/28/1998.
“Lasers and Optics for Digital Printing Systems”, David Kessler, CLEO/QELS 97, Baltimore, MD.
“Integrated Independently Addressable Laser Diodes with 10W Output Power”, E. Wolak et al, SDL, S.H.Baek, D. Kessler et al, Eastman Kodak Company, SPIE Photonics West, 2/10-2/14/97, San Jose, Ca.. Also: Program committee and as session chair same conference.
“Optics in Imaging Systems”, OSA Executive Forum, OSA and LEOMA, Rochester, NY, October 21, 1996.
“Optics in Imaging Systems”, Workshop on Optical Sciences & Engineering and Manufacturing, National Research Council, Irvine, CA, October 11-13, 1995.
“Optics of Laser Printers”, Tutorial, OSA Annual Meeting, Toronto, Oct 7, 1993.
Chair of the SPIE conference on Optical Hard Copy and Printing Systems, 13-14 Feb. 1990, Santa Clara, CA.
Session Chairman for “Major Subsystems and Controls for Hardcopy Output” SPIE Hard Copy Output Conference 1/89.
“Optical Design Aspects of Hard Copy Output Systems” presented at IBM Watson Research Center, 3/10/89.
“Laser Printers,” presented at Chiba University, Tokyo, Japan, 12/2/86.
“Color Laser Printer: Optical Design,” presented at the 3rd International Congress on Advances in Non-Impact Printing Technologies, San Francisco, August 1986.

* Many of the PUBLICATIONS above were also presented at professional conferences. These PRESENTATIONS are those not accompanied by published papers.