The design, build, and validation of a breadboard version of the QCL-based surface contaminant detector are discussed. Functional test results specific to the QCL illuminator are presented with specific emphasis on speckle reduction.
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Julia R. Dupuis, Jay Giblin, John Dixon, Joel Hensley, David Mansur, William J. Marinelli, "Progress in standoff surface contaminant detector platform," Proc. SPIE 10194, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications IX, 101942Q (18 May 2017);