Accession Number : AD0916112

Title :   Software Design Plan for the Optical Signatures Code.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : GENERAL RESEARCH CORP ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s) : Bergere, P. ; Deckert, J.

Report Date : DEC 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 239

Abstract : The software development documentation for the current version of the Optical Signatures Code (OSC-II) and the revised version (OSC-III) is given. This code can be used to obtain target optical signatures, target irradiance values, natural background signatures, atmospheric transmission values, and sensor NEFD and S/N values. (Author)

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAMS), (*TARGET SIGNATURES, (*TARGET STRENGTH, EMISSION SPECTRA), (*ANTIMISSILE DEFENSE SYSTEMS, OPTICAL DETECTION), ATMOSPHERES, LIGHT TRANSMISSION, EMISSIVITY, INTENSITY, BACKGROUND RADIATION, PLUMES, SIGNAL TO NOISE RATIO, STARS, AURORAE, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, GUIDED MISSILE TRAJECTORIES, HEAT SHIELDS, EXOSPHERE, OPTICAL PHENOMENA, SIGNATURES.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Antimissile Defense Systems
      Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE