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  • Vol. 80, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 2013
  • pp: 355–359

Method and apparatus for the remote detection, recognition, and quantitative analysis of oil spills on a sea surface

G. S. Mel’nikov, V. M. Samkov, B. S. Tovbin, and O. A. Derin  »View Author Affiliations

Journal of Optical Technology, Vol. 80, Issue 6, pp. 355-359 (2013)

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Many years of research in oil films and background formations on a sea surface, using IR apparatus for remote probing, have made it possible to establish a method for round-the-clock monitoring of the ecological safety of ocean drilling towers and to work out the requirements on an apparatus complex in order to implement the method.

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OCIS Codes
(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(110.0110) Imaging systems : Imaging systems
(120.3930) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Metrological instrumentation
(260.3060) Physical optics : Infrared

Original Manuscript: March 26, 2013
Published: June 18, 2013

G. S. Mel’nikov, V. M. Samkov, B. S. Tovbin, and O. A. Derin, "Method and apparatus for the remote detection, recognition, and quantitative analysis of oil spills on a sea surface," J. Opt. Technol. 80, 355-359 (2013)

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