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Compact integrated sensor processor: a common sensor processing core for the HYDRA unattended ground sensor system
Author(s): Graham Bourdon
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Paper Abstract

To be effective an Unattended Ground Sensor System must support a mix of sensors that can offer a broadband detection capability and which can be tailored case by case on the operational and environmental requirements. Such systems will often be required to support Seismic, Acoustic, Magnetic, Passive Infra-Red (PIR), Visual Band and Infrared sensors and must be able to seamlessly transfer information to an observer to provide alerts with a low false alarm rate and, in the case of images, positive identification or intent analysis. SELEX GALILEO have developed a common processing core for its HYDRA System which delivers the key capabilities of sensor management, image compression, tracking and classification algorithms, ad-hoc wireless communication and geo-location.

Paper Details

Date Published: 16 October 2008
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 7112, Unmanned/Unattended Sensors and Sensor Networks V, 71120M (16 October 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.801995
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Graham Bourdon, SELEX Galileo (United Kingdom)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7112:
Unmanned/Unattended Sensors and Sensor Networks V
Edward M. Carapezza, Editor(s)

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