Accession Number : AD0744220

Title :   Identifying Soil Parameters with an Infrared Spectrophotometer,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Shockley,W. G. ; Knight,S. J. ; Lipscomb,E. B.

Report Date : JAN 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The Terrain Analyzer Project describes laboratory studies using infrared sensors in order to fingerprint soil parameters with applications to remote sensing of the trafficability of terrain.

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, INFRARED SPECTROSCOPY), (*TERRAIN, TRAFFICABILITY), AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, GRAIN SIZE, MOISTURE, DENSITY, SPECTRUM SIGNATURES, MAPPING

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE