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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 24, Iss. 24 — Dec. 15, 1985
  • pp: 4534–4542

Computer generation of infrared imagery

Gertrude H. Kornfeld  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 24, Issue 24, pp. 4534-4542 (1985)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.24.004534


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Abstract

A practical engineering model that predicts the thermal radiation distributions for a wide variety of scenes and a digital capability to simulate thermal imagery on a medium size computer was originated. Via memory conserving processing techniques the time necessary to computer generate the imagery is drastically reduced compared with standard methods. In certain conditions real-time picture creation (30 frames/sec) might be achieved.

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History
Original Manuscript: August 15, 1984
Published: December 15, 1985

Citation
Gertrude H. Kornfeld, "Computer generation of infrared imagery," Appl. Opt. 24, 4534-4542 (1985)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-24-24-4534


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