Accession Number : AD0762520

Title :   Report of Calibration RLW7204.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE GUIDANCE AND METROLOGY CENTER NEWARK AIR FORCE STATION OHIO ADVANCED WEAPONS STANDARDS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Huber,Edward D.

Report Date : SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The calibration of a blackbody in the 220K to 430K temperature range in a 77K background is described. Data is presented on thermal gradients, emissivity, and temperature accuracy. Detailed description is given of the method of testing, analysis of data, and construction of the blackbody standard. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BLACKBODY RADIATION, CALIBRATION), (*THERMAL RADIATION, STANDARDS), TEST METHODS, INFRARED RADIATION, THERMOCOUPLES

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Infrared Detection and Detectors
      Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE