22 May 1995 Standard module approach to scanning requirements for second-generation airborne FLIRs
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This paper examines the specification requirements for the development of standard module scanning components to be used in conjunction with SADA I and SADA II sensor arrays. System-level design considerations are presented to identify a selection of components that is consistent with optimum use of the SADA technology. A limited-rotation electromagnetic actuator, used in conjunction with an angular position sensor and a digital controller, is shown to have the necessary performance and flexibility to perform the frame scan function for a wide range of airborne systems. System level requirements and specifications for an optional interlace scan system are also provided.
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Alan P. Ludwiszewski, Alan P. Ludwiszewski, } "Standard module approach to scanning requirements for second-generation airborne FLIRs", Proc. SPIE 2470, Infrared Imaging Systems: Design, Analysis, Modeling, and Testing VI, (22 May 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.210063; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.210063


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