22 August 2000 Trip wire detection using polarimetric IR
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In this paper we present a method for passive stand off detection of trip wires. The concept described has the ability to detect trip wires camouflaged in a wide variety of natural backgrounds. The system includes an IR camera using the 3-5 micron band and a polarizing filter. A simple software algorithm is used to dewarp the trip wire in the scenes.
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Jesper Storm, Tommy Geisler, "Trip wire detection using polarimetric IR", Proc. SPIE 4038, Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets V, (22 August 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.396252; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.396252
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