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Field Measurement Requirements For Electro-Optical Obscuration Modeling
Author(s): Robert A. Sutherland
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Paper Abstract

Questions concerning data types required for electro-optical obscuration modeling of the "dirty battlefield" are addressed. The philosophy is taken that "modeling should lead measurements" in setting requirements and a framework is established to examine questions from this viewpoint. Specific examples for modeling hygroscopic growth effects, fire products and path radiance are given. The major emphasis is on transmission and radiance but other factors required for modeling and which influence the accuracy of measurements are also addressed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 June 1983
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 0356, Field Measurement and Calibration Using Electro-Optical Equipment, (23 June 1983); doi: 10.1117/12.934032
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Robert A. Sutherland, Electronics Research and Development Command (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0356:
Field Measurement and Calibration Using Electro-Optical Equipment
Frederic M. Zweibaum; Henry Register, Editor(s)

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