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Magnetic localization and real-time tracking of concealed threats
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Paper Abstract

Blades, knives, handguns and vehicles are similar targets for magnetic tracking purposes, and their differences can be described parametrically. These parameters can be used for classification, and to model the performance of a sensor node being used for a proposed application. The scaling laws that relate these parameters to actual performance will be reviewed and applied to a real world example. This computed noise limit will be contrasted with the practical limit observed in those measurements.

Paper Details

Date Published: 27 November 2001
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 4491, Subsurface and Surface Sensing Technologies and Applications III, (27 November 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.450158
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Alexander R. Perry, Quantum Magnetics, Inc. (United States)
Peter V. Czipott, Quantum Magnetics, Inc. (United States)
Yacine Dalichaouch, Quantum Magnetics, Inc. (United States)
David O. Walsh, Vista Clara (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4491:
Subsurface and Surface Sensing Technologies and Applications III
Cam Nguyen, Editor(s)

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