Accession Number : ADD004481

Title :   Passive Infrared Resolution Target.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Vroombout,Leo O

Report Date : 15 Nov 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : This patent describes a passive target array, for measuring the resolution of infrared reconnaissance sets, having a heat retaining background pad. A plurality of perforated aluminum strips are laid on the pad in a conventional photographic resolution target configuration. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Infrared detectors, *Aerial reconnaissance, Test equipment, Resolution, Target recognition, Photographic images, Image processing, Measurement, Aluminum, Polymers, Fiberglass, Arrays, Background, Contrast

Subject Categories : Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE