26 October 1992 Two-waveband (3-5um and 8-12um) thermal imaging system
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Proceedings Volume 1814, Optical Sensors; (1992) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.131279
Event: International Symposium on Optoelectronics in Computers, Communications, and Control, 1992, Hsinchu, Taiwan
During two color sensor fusion it is found that an electric time delay and integration (TDI) circuit can be replaced by an equivalent optical TDI method. This contains a dichroic mirror to separate dual wavebands into two image focal planes with a two-dimensional image translation between the image focal planes. The experimental result shows that performance of the fusion sensor is improved with an increased video signal to noise ratio and a lower minimum resolvable temperature difference. It can also provide a real time (30 frames) single enhanced dual band thermal image.
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Hau-Ming Huang, Nai-Que Wang, "Two-waveband (3-5um and 8-12um) thermal imaging system", Proc. SPIE 1814, Optical Sensors, (26 October 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.131279; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.131279


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