An inexpensive passive remote sensor of weapon and toxic industrial chemicals is developed for expendable UAVs. Detection and identification are achieved by a "cross-reactive" sensor sensitive to large groups of chemicals and updatable databases.
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(040.0040) Detectors : Detectors
(040.3060) Detectors : Infrared
(120.0120) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology
(120.1880) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Detection
R. T. Zehr, S. K. Holland, G. C. Lewin, and G. Laufer, " Low Cost Passive Remote Sensor of Chemicals for Expendable UAVs," in Optical Solutions for Homeland and National Security, (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper P11.
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