The GIFTS EDU noise performance measured during thermal vacuum testing indicates that the required noise performance has been realized, and that goal performance has been achieved over much of both the Infrared detector bands.
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(120.0120) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology
(120.3180) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Interferometry
(300.0300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy
(300.6300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, Fourier transforms
J. K. Taylor, H. E. Revercomb, D. C. Tobin, F. A. Best, R. O. Knuteson, J. D. Elwell, G. W. Cantwell, D. K. Scott, J. Tansock, G. E. Bingham, W. L. Smith, D. K. Zhou, and R. A. Reisse, " The Geosynchronous Imaging Fourier Transform Spectrometer (GIFTS): Engineering Development Unit (EDU) Noise Performance," in Fourier Transform Spectroscopy/ Hyperspectral Imaging and Sounding of the Environment, OSA Technical Digest Series (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2007), paper FTuA4.