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Detection of vehicles and personnel using polarization
Author(s): Walter G. Egan
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Paper Abstract

The visual detection of vehicles and personnel depend upon a number of factors: reflected/emitted color (photometry) contrast (spectral resolution), shapes and motion. Optical polarization has not been used although its relative radar has been readily been accepted and applied. There are clear analogs between radar optics and light optics.

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Date Published: 15 November 2000
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 4133, Polarization Analysis, Measurement, and Remote Sensing III, (15 November 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.406630
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Walter G. Egan, CUNY/York College (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4133:
Polarization Analysis, Measurement, and Remote Sensing III
David B. Chenault; Walter G. Egan; Michael J. Duggin; Michael J. Duggin; Walter G. Egan; Dennis H. Goldstein, Editor(s)

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