Accession Number : ADA297635

Title :   Infrared Thermal Imaging Technique: Advances and Prospects,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Yu, Xin

PDF Url : ADA297635

Report Date : 28 JUL 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Rapid advances have been made recently in the development and applications of infrared thermal imaging technology used primarily for military purposes. In this article, advances in infrared thermal imaging are introduced in brief, and discussion is focused on technical progress in the field of infrared focal plane arrays (IRFPA). Also, the trend for infrared thermal imaging technique to expand rapidly from purely military use to civil applications is demonstrated. (KAR) P. 4

Descriptors :   *INFRARED IMAGES, *INFRARED DETECTORS, *THERMAL IMAGES, ARRAYS, MILITARY APPLICATIONS, TRANSLATIONS, FOCAL PLANES, CIVIL AFFAIRS, CHINA.

Subject Categories : Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE