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5 September 2008 Turbulence profiling for long range surveillance imaging
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We report a test of the turbulence found in real-world, horizontal imaging under high magnification. The experiment creates a double "star" on a test chart for use both with a SLODAR turbulence profiling instrument, and simultaneously imaged using a very fast camera to determine traditional seeing parameters. Effects on a similarly located image are investigated to determine the observed effects on the imagery as a function of turbulence location.
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Andrew Lambert, Donald Fraser, David Bowman, Shane Brandon, and John Davies "Turbulence profiling for long range surveillance imaging", Proc. SPIE 7076, Image Reconstruction from Incomplete Data V, 70760D (5 September 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.796257; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.796257
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