28 March 2001 Progress in hyperspectral imaging of vegetation
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Proceedings Volume 10301, Optics in Agriculture: 1990-2000: A Critical Review; 1030103 (2001) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.420098
Event: Environmental and Industrial Sensing, 2000, Boston, MA, United States
Abstract
Computer-related technologies, such as the Internet, have posed new challenges for intellectual property law. Legislation and court decisions impacting patents, copyrights, trade secrets and trademarks have adapted intellectual property law to address new issues brought about by such emerging technologies. As the pace of technological change continues to increase, intellectual property law will need to keep up. Accordingly, the balance struck by intellectual property laws today will likely be set askew by technological changes in the future. Engineers need to consider not only the law as it exists today, but also how it might change in the future. Likewise, lawyers and judges need to consider legal issues not only in view of the current state of the art in technology, but also with an eye to technologies yet to come.
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Alexander F. H. Goetz, "Progress in hyperspectral imaging of vegetation", Proc. SPIE 10301, Optics in Agriculture: 1990-2000: A Critical Review, 1030103 (28 March 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.420098; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.420098
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