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  • Vol. 8, Iss. 7 — Aug. 1, 2013

A fluorescence LIDAR sensor for hyper-spectral time-resolved remote sensing and mapping

Lorenzo Palombi, Daniele Alderighi, Giovanna Cecchi, Valentina Raimondi, Guido Toci, and David Lognoli  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 12, pp. 14736-14746 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.014736


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Abstract

In this work we present a LIDAR sensor devised for the acquisition of time resolved laser induced fluorescence spectra. The gating time for the acquisition of the fluorescence spectra can be sequentially delayed in order to achieve fluorescence data that are resolved both in the spectral and temporal domains. The sensor can provide sub-nanometric spectral resolution and nanosecond time resolution. The sensor has also imaging capabilities by means of a computer-controlled motorized steering mirror featuring a biaxial angular scanning with 200 μradiant angular resolution. The measurement can be repeated for each point of a geometric grid in order to collect a hyper-spectral time-resolved map of an extended target.

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OCIS Codes
(280.3640) Remote sensing and sensors : Lidar
(300.2530) Spectroscopy : Fluorescence, laser-induced
(300.6500) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, time-resolved

ToC Category:
Remote Sensing

History
Original Manuscript: February 14, 2013
Revised Manuscript: May 10, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: May 10, 2013
Published: June 13, 2013

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Vol. 8, Iss. 7 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

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Lorenzo Palombi, Daniele Alderighi, Giovanna Cecchi, Valentina Raimondi, Guido Toci, and David Lognoli, "A fluorescence LIDAR sensor for hyper-spectral time-resolved remote sensing and mapping," Opt. Express 21, 14736-14746 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/vjbo/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-12-14736


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