7 December 1988 Hot Spot Detection Probability Dependence On Thermal Imager Parameters
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The probability of detecting (Pr) a target in a thermal image is an important performance parameter in many ima'6ing systems. The system P depends on many parameters, such as: noise equivalent temperature difference (NETD), instantaneous field of view (IFOV), background characteristics and scanning efficiency. In this presentation the theoretical dependence of Pc on some of the above-mentioned parameters is discussed. Laboratory simulation results as well as some field test results are shown in this paper. 1.
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U. Agam, U. Agam, E. Gal, E. Gal, N. Markevich, N. Markevich, E. Grimberg, E. Grimberg, "Hot Spot Detection Probability Dependence On Thermal Imager Parameters", Proc. SPIE 0972, Infrared Technology XIV, (7 December 1988); doi: 10.1117/12.948300; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.948300
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