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Sensors for ranging and imaging.

9781891121746

Sensors for ranging and imaging.

Brooker, Graham.

SciTech Publishing

2009

717 pages

$99.00

Hardcover

TA165

This textbook/reference on active sensing technologies provides students and engineers with the latest information on time-of-flight sensors, radar range equations, detection of echo signals and radar, sonar and lidar imaging. Brooker (radar research and development, U. of Sydney) explains the fundamentals of signal processing and modulation before moving on to IR radiometers and image intensifiers, millimeter wave radiometers, active ranging sensors, active imaging sensors, signal propagation, Doppler measurement and radio frequency ID tags and transponders. A section is also provided on tomography and 3D imaging technologies such as MRIs and ultrasound.

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