A concept for a small broadband Fourier transform spectrometer mounted on a surface platform such as rover for a lunar exploration mission is presented. The characteristics and performance of the instrument are given.
© 2009 The Optical Society
(280.0280) Remote sensing and sensors : Remote sensing and sensors
(300.0300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy
(300.6190) Spectroscopy : Spectrometers
(280.4991) Remote sensing and sensors : Passive remote sensing
L. M. Moreau, J. G. Spray, P. Giaccari, S. Boonsue, and L. Thompson, "A Small Surface-Based Infrared Spectrometer for the Exploration of the Moon and Other Planetary Bodies," in Advances in Imaging, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper FMC3.
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