AERIAL INFRARED SURVEYS: A HIGHWAY RESEARCH TOOL

BASIC PRINCIPLES WHICH APPLY TO AIRBORNE INFRARED SYSTEMS IN HIGHWAY ENGINEERING ARE PRESENTED, AND A PHILOSOPHY FOR THEIR APPLICATIONS IS SUGGESTED. A NEW KIND OF EYE WHICH RESPONDS IN A REGION OF THE ELECTROMAGNETIC SPECTRUM MANY TIMES BROADER THAN THE VISIBLE PORTION AND SEES OBJECTS IN TERMS OF THEIR ASSOCIATED RADIATION FIELDS INSTEAD OF REFLECTED VISIBLE LIGHT IS DISCUSSED.

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: pp 55-63
  • Monograph Title: Photogrammetry and aerial surveys
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202609
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Nov 18 1994 12:00AM