29 December 1981 Design Requirements For Large-Scale Focal Planes
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Proceedings Volume 0282, Technical Issues in Focal Plane Development; (1981) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.931966
Event: 1981 Technical Symposium East, 1981, Washington, D.C., United States
This paper presents the rationale, based on sensitivity and reduced optical aperture, for selecting a staring sensor over a scanning sensor for space applications where a weak target signal must be extracted from a heavily cluttered background. Performance requirements are also discussed, including parameters of material, sensitivity, uniformity, dead space, resolution, and dynamic range. The important processes in signal processing are presented: filtering, correlation, detection, and tracking.
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M. Schlessinger, M. Schlessinger, W. S. Chan, W. S. Chan, } "Design Requirements For Large-Scale Focal Planes", Proc. SPIE 0282, Technical Issues in Focal Plane Development, (29 December 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.931966; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.931966


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