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Coherence Effects In Laser Testing Of Long Wavelength Infrared (LWIR) Sensors
Author(s): L. M. Hobrock; S. R. Scheele; A. F. Trafton; J. C. Campbell; B. Sodek
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Paper Abstract

Radiometric testing of low background, long wavelength, infrared (LWIR) sensors using laser sources is a viable alternative to testing in cryogenically cooled space simulation chambers. However, in testing with lasers, care must be taken to prevent errors introduced by coherence effects.

Paper Details

Date Published: 4 March 1982
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 0308, Contemporary Infrared Standards and Calibration, (4 March 1982); doi: 10.1117/12.932770
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L. M. Hobrock, Hughes Aircraft Company (United States)
S. R. Scheele, Hughes Aircraft Company (United States)
A. F. Trafton, Hughes Aircraft Company (United States)
J. C. Campbell, Hughes Aircraft Company (United States)
B. Sodek, Vought Corporation (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0308:
Contemporary Infrared Standards and Calibration
Herbert Kaplan; Frederic M. Zweibaum, Editor(s)

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