14 May 1984 A Background Criterion For Use In Thermal Imager Range Modelling
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Proceedings Volume 0467, Image Assessment: Infrared and Visible; (1984) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.941578
Event: Image Assessment Infrared and Visible, 1983, Oxford, United Kingdom
The equivalent bar target technique for the tasks of detection, recognition and identification proposed by Johnson is used extensively to assess the performance of thermal imagers. However the approach does not enable background information to be incorporated in such an assessment. A new background criterion is therefore proposed which will enable backgrounds to be included in range modelling.
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S P Braim, S P Braim, } "A Background Criterion For Use In Thermal Imager Range Modelling", Proc. SPIE 0467, Image Assessment: Infrared and Visible, (14 May 1984); doi: 10.1117/12.941578; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.941578


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