15 May 2006 Radiance calibration of target projectors for infrared testing
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This paper provides a procedure for radiometric calibration of infrared target projectors using the RAD-9000 MWIR/LWIR spectral radiometer - a high-performance instrument supporting extremely accurate absolute and relative radiometric calibration of EO test systems. We describe the rationale for radiometric calibration, an analysis of error sources typically encountered by investigators during calibration of infrared imaging cameras when using target projectors, and a strategy for performing an absolute system end-to-end radiometric calibration with emphasis on high accuracy and ease of use.
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Greg Matis, Greg Matis, Jack Grigor, Jack Grigor, Jay James, Jay James, Steve McHugh, Steve McHugh, Paul Bryant, Paul Bryant, } "Radiance calibration of target projectors for infrared testing", Proc. SPIE 6207, Infrared Imaging Systems: Design, Analysis, Modeling, and Testing XVII, 62070N (15 May 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.667795; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.667795
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