Share Email Print
cover

Proceedings Paper

Degradation Of Laser Radar Doppler Signals By Fast Scanning Mirrors
Author(s): Robert Knopp
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $14.40 $18.00
cover GOOD NEWS! Your organization subscribes to the SPIE Digital Library. You may be able to download this paper for free. Check Access

Paper Abstract

This paper discusses the influence of fast scanning motions on the performance of laser Doppler radars and presents some experimental results obtained with a CO2 homo-dyne system. The experiments show in which way the signal returns from a moving reference target (a rotating disc) and its stationary surroundings depend on the angular frequency of a fast rotating mirror slewing the laser beam around.

Paper Details

Date Published: 12 December 1989
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 1181, 5th Conf on Coherent Laser Radar: Technology and Applications, (12 December 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.963786
Show Author Affiliations
Robert Knopp, Messerschmitt-Bolkow-Blohm GmbH (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1181:
5th Conf on Coherent Laser Radar: Technology and Applications

© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top