Suitability of an Image IR Upconverter for the Detection of 300-K Objects Outside the Earth's Atmosphere.
Final rept. Aug 71-Aug 72,
ARIZONA UNIV TUCSON OPTICAL SCIENCES CENTER
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This study considers the application of an infrared upconverter for the detection of 300-K objects in low earth orbit. It is found that an image upconverter detection system in synchronous orbit using a cooled 120-K optical system of modest size and quality might be practical. Author
- Infrared Detection and Detectors