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Thermal Image Processing For Detection Of Cracks In Railroad Wheels
Author(s): George W. Batten
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Paper Abstract

Cracks in railroad wheels cause changes in the pattern of electric current flow. These changes cause localized heating. This paper proposes an automatic inspection system based on infrared detection of increased temperatures in these locatons.

Paper Details

Date Published: 17 January 1985
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0521, Intelligent Robots and Computer Vision, (17 January 1985); doi: 10.1117/12.946206
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George W. Batten, University of Houston (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0521:
Intelligent Robots and Computer Vision
David P. Casasent; Ernest L. Hall, Editor(s)

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