Accession Number:

ADA058355

Title:

Speckle and Specular Effects in Active Infrared and Submillimeter Imaging Systems.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

INSTITUTE FOR DEFENSE ANALYSES ARLINGTON VA SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

93.0

Abstract:

Speckle effects and specular reflections from nondiffuse surfaces affect the ability of active infrared and submillimeter systems to image scenes. These effects and associated problems with respect to recognition and identification of images are investigated in this report. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE