An experiment to investigate the sensitivity to height above the sea surface of thermal imager performance (3–5 and 8–12 μm) showed a significant difference within the first few meters in a tropical environment.
© 1990 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: October 25, 1989
Published: December 1, 1990
Brian W. Rice and Geoffrey A. Findlay, "Infrared propagation within a few meters of the sea surface," Appl. Opt. 29, 5046-5048 (1990)