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Single-sided x-ray inspection of vehicles using AS&E's Z-Backscatter Van
Author(s): Alex Chalmers
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Paper Abstract

A compact mobile single sided vehicle inspection system is presented employing backscatter x-ray imaging. Major system components are described as well as its intended applications. Sample images are shown from recent scans of small and large vehicles at a range of scan speeds and distances. Various types of contraband and threat types are shown to be detected.

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Date Published: 30 December 2003
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 5199, Penetrating Radiation Systems and Applications V, (30 December 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.505800
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Alex Chalmers, American Science and Engineering, Inc. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 5199:
Penetrating Radiation Systems and Applications V
H. Bradford Barber; F. Patrick Doty; Hans Roehrig, Editor(s)

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