Predicted and Measured Detection Capabilities of the Lincoln ETS, Photon-Noise-Limited, Electro-Optical Systems.
MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB
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A model describing the GO-point source detection capabilities of low-light-level, photon-noise-limited, electro-optical systems operating at standard television rates has been extended to include image integration within the sensor intensified silicon diode target. Specific examples have been calculated for 0.4 deg - 0.7 deg fields of view, for 14 in. - 31 in. telescope apertures, for 5C - 20C temperatures, for 17m - 22m per sq. sec night-sky-brightnesses, and for several specified video signal-to-noise ratios. Author
- Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
- Optical Detection and Detectors