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2 edition of rocket-borne equipment for the measurement of infrared radiation. found in the catalog.

rocket-borne equipment for the measurement of infrared radiation.

Robert M. Slavin

rocket-borne equipment for the measurement of infrared radiation.

by Robert M. Slavin

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Published by Geophysics Research Directorate, Air Force Cambridge Research Center in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Infrared radiation.,
  • Atmosphere, Upper -- Rocket observations.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesInstrumentation for geophysical research,, no. 2, AFCRC technical report, 53-2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC1 .U54 no. 53-2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p.
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6148724M
    LC Control Number53061832
    OCLC/WorldCa15696890

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Rocket-borne equipment for the measurement of infrared radiation by Robert M. Slavin Download PDF EPUB FB2

Infrared Thermography equipment, Things often misunderstood 2. What is infrared 3. How the heat transfers 4. Emission, reflection and transmission of infrared 5.

Blackbody 6. Principle of measurement by infrared thermography equipment 7. Measurement of temperature distribution 8. Emissivity 9. Characteristics of short wave and long waveFile Size: 1MB.

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The effect of atmospheric aerosol content over shallow water on IR propagation was studied in order to see if it differed from that over deep water. Particle size distribution was measured on 9 successive days during helicopter flights at 30 and ft above the sea surface, extending from a measurement site on an island, out over the sea to a distance of 20 km.

JIS R 2) specifies the method for performing measurement, using an FTIR spectrophotometer, in a range from "a wavelength of approx. μm to approx. 25 μm." There is no clear definition of the wavelength range of "far-infrared," even in JIS Z 1) The definition varies with the industry; for example, the Japan Far Infrared Rays Association specifies a.

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We experience infrared radiation every day. Active thermography is an advanced nondestructive testing procedure, which uses a thermography measurement of a tested material thermal response after its external excitation.

This principle can be used also for non-contact infrared non-destructive testing (IRNDT) of IRNDT method is based on an excitation of a tested material by an external.

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Ideal IR Sensor Operation: An Infrared sensor operates with a pin photo-detector with an X circuit to Y as shown in Figure 1. Infrared sensors detect object distance changes with infrared radiation.

The operation starts by emitting a pulsed light beam from the transmitter and sending it back out to the scanning field. energy by radiation. Different types of surfaces (metals, masonry, wood, etc.) emit thermal energy through radiation at different efficiencies.

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Students are trained to: Identify and document thermal patterns caused by improper design, workmanship or material failure. Specific applications include. Measurement of Body Temperature: 1) Make sure the thermometer is under body mode.

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If installed on energized electrical equipment, does the window maintain an “enclosed” and “guarded” condition for the cabinet enclosure. A review is given of possible areas for extra-atmospheric studies of far-IR radiation using submillimeter-wavelength telescopes carried on board aircraft, balloons, rockets, and satellites.

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(Author) A Synopsis of the Simplified Tactical Approach and Terminal Equipment (STATE) (Book). Using a broad suite of spectroscopic equipment, they produce the first ground-based measurement of the entire atmospheric infrared radiation absorption spectrum—from to micrometers—including spectral regions that are usually obscured by strong water vapor absorption and emission.The preliminary design of a cryogenic, rocket-borne dewar and associated signal electronics are described.

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