1 October 1990 New generation infrared camera
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Proceedings Volume 1320, Infrared Technology and Applications; (1990) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.22321
Event: Eighth International Conference Infrared Technology and Applications, 1990, London, United Kingdom
Abstract
An experimental prototype of new generation infra-'red devices has been realized. Sensitive in the 8 to 10 microns wavelength band, its design coithines electronical scanning in the horizontal direction (1,024 eleraent IR Charge Transfer Device Focal Plane Array) and a simple opto-mechanical scanning in the vertical direc- tion (only one frame mirror). Images are displayed in the framework of present TV standard. Thanks to its large versatility, such a design is able to cope with any image requirement (interlaced or not, HDTV, . . . ) by electroni- cal control. Ranges are typically improved by j2 with respect to those of today high performance FLIRs.
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Pierre M. Marche "New generation infrared camera", Proc. SPIE 1320, Infrared Technology and Applications, (1 October 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.22321; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.22321
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