Optical systems have been developed for thermal viewers based on various types of photodetector arrays for operation in the 8–12 ?m region. The main parameters and characteristics of the optical systems are presented, along with an estimate of the image quality.
© 2013 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: December 12, 2012
Published: June 18, 2013
E. O. Ul’yanova, "Optical systems for thermal viewers based on photodetector arrays of the spectral range 8–12 μm," J. Opt. Technol. 80, 339-342 (2013)