Organizing Committees for the Conference

​Organizing Committee

The following people are organizing the conference.
Robert A. Rucker is the chairman.

Mark Antonacci, Test the Shroud Foundation, St. Louis, MO, US
Thurman Cooper, MS in radio-chemistry, Richland, WA, US
Joe Marino, independent Shroud researcher, Dublin, Ohio, US
Robert A. Rucker, MS in nuclear engineering, Richland, WA, US
Kevin Schwinkendorf, PhD in nuclear engineering, Richland, WA, US
Harry Smith, PhD in geology, Richland, WA, US

Scientific Committee

The following people are responsible for reviewing the scientific merits of the papers to be presented.

Cesar Barta, PhD, CES (Spanish Center of Sindonology), Valencia, Spain
Roberto Basso, Professor, Dept. of Industrial Engineering, University of Padua, Padova, Italy
Ralph Cerbone, PhD in nuclear engineering, Adjunct Professor, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, US
Thurman Cooper, MS in radio-chemistry, Richland, WA, US
​Giulio Fanti, Associate Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
Jose L. Fernandez, Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering, Technical University of Madrid, Spain
Jorge Garcia-Macedo, Professor, Inst. of Physics, National Autonomous Univ. of Mexico, Coyoacan, Mexico
​Emanuela Marinelli, Professor, Collegamento pro Sindone, Rome, Italy
​Jack Markwardt, J.D., historian, Estero, Florida, US
Marco Riani, Professor of Statistics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Jim Saeger, PhD in mechanical engineering, Richland, WA, US
Michael Schaffer, ScD in electrical science and engineering, San Diego, CA, US
Ray Schneider, PhD in information technology, retired professor of mathematics & computer technology at Bridgeport at College
Dean Schulz, PhD in computer science, Spokane, WA, US
Harry Smith, PhD in geology, Richland, WA, US
Kevin Swinkendorf, PhD in nuclear engineering, Richland, WA, US
Giuseppe Zagotto, Professor of Chemistry, University of Padova, Italy