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Night vision: changing the way we drive
Author(s): Stuart H. Klapper; Robert J. S. Kyle; Robert L. Nicklin; Alexander L. Kormos
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Paper Abstract

A revolutionary new Night Vision System has been designed to help drivers see well beyond their headlights. From luxury automobiles to heavy trucks, Night Vision is helping drivers see better, see further, and react sooner. This paper describes how Night Vision Systems are being used in transportation and their viability for the future. It describes recent improvements to the system currently in the second year of production. It also addresses consumer education and awareness, cost reduction, product reliability, market expansion and future improvements.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 March 2001
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 4360, Thermosense XXIII, (23 March 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.420988
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Stuart H. Klapper, Raytheon Commercial Electronics (United States)
Robert J. S. Kyle, Raytheon Commercial Electronics (United States)
Robert L. Nicklin, Raytheon Commercial Electronics (United States)
Alexander L. Kormos, Raytheon Commercial Electronics (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4360:
Thermosense XXIII
Andres E. Rozlosnik; Ralph B. Dinwiddie, Editor(s)

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