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Title: Practical Approach To Building A Mid-Wave Remote Sensing System

Abstract

The purpose of this project, Laser Active Transmitter & Receiver (LATR), was to build a mobile ground based remote sensing system that can detect, identify and quantify a specific gaseous species using Differential Absorption LIDAR (DIAL). This thesis project is concerned with the development and field testing of a mid-wave infrared active remote sensing system, capable of identifying and quantifying emissions in the 3.2 – 3.5 micron range. The goal is to give a brief description of what remote sensing is about and the specific technique used to analyze the collected data. The thesis will discuss the transmitter and the associated subsystems used to create the required wavelength, and the receiver used to collect the returns. And finally, the thesis will discuss the process of collecting the data and some of the results from field and lab collections.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1343834
Report Number(s):
LLNL-TH-702654
DOE Contract Number:
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Thesis/Dissertation
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS

Citation Formats

Pyke, Benjamin J. Practical Approach To Building A Mid-Wave Remote Sensing System. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.2172/1343834.
Pyke, Benjamin J. Practical Approach To Building A Mid-Wave Remote Sensing System. United States. doi:10.2172/1343834.
Pyke, Benjamin J. Sun . "Practical Approach To Building A Mid-Wave Remote Sensing System". United States. doi:10.2172/1343834. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1343834.
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abstractNote = {The purpose of this project, Laser Active Transmitter & Receiver (LATR), was to build a mobile ground based remote sensing system that can detect, identify and quantify a specific gaseous species using Differential Absorption LIDAR (DIAL). This thesis project is concerned with the development and field testing of a mid-wave infrared active remote sensing system, capable of identifying and quantifying emissions in the 3.2 – 3.5 micron range. The goal is to give a brief description of what remote sensing is about and the specific technique used to analyze the collected data. The thesis will discuss the transmitter and the associated subsystems used to create the required wavelength, and the receiver used to collect the returns. And finally, the thesis will discuss the process of collecting the data and some of the results from field and lab collections.},
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year = {Sun Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2017},
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