Accession Number : AD0778105
Title : Rocketborne Near Infrared Radiometer System. Model NR-1.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jul 70-31 Jan 74,
Corporate Author : UTAH STATE UNIV LOGAN ELECTRO-DYNAMICS LAB
Personal Author(s) : Wyatt,Clair L.
Report Date : 31 JAN 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 46
Abstract : A nitrogen-cooled rocketborne radiometer design and system test evaluation are given. The instrument uses an indium antimonide photovoltaic detector with a 77K background. The entire optical subsection of the instrument, including detector, filter, chopper, and lens is cooled to near 77K.
Descriptors : *Radiometers, *Rocketborne, Sounding rockets, Liquid cooling, Liquid nitrogen, Cryogenics, Infrared detection, Near infrared radiation
Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Infrared Detection and Detectors
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE