31 May 1996 Detection of metal and plastic mines using passive millimeter waves
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In a continuing effort to develop new sensor technologies for the detection of land mines and other UXO, a variety of plastic and metal mines were acquired for detection tests utilizing a passive millimeter wave sensor at 44 GHz and at 12 GHz. These inert mines were surface- laid, covered with dry leaves, or buried in sand or soil, and the resulting target scene was scanned from an overhead position using the single channel sensor, generating a 2D image of the minefield.
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Larry Yujiri, Larry Yujiri, Steven W. Fornaca, Steven W. Fornaca, Bruce I. Hauss, Bruce I. Hauss, Merit Shoucri, Merit Shoucri, S. Talmadge, S. Talmadge, } "Detection of metal and plastic mines using passive millimeter waves", Proc. SPIE 2765, Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets, (31 May 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.241235; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.241235
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