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Optical Payloads for Space Missions (Hardcover)

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The dense collection surveys the different types of optical sensor systems that have flown, are flying, or are to be flown in orbits or in situ of the Earth, Moon, Sun, and Mars. The 42 chapters describe the design, calibration, performance, test results, and operation of imaging spectrometers, multispectral sensors, Fourier transform spectrometers, lidar instruments, radiometers, and microsatellites. Projects include the international space station, China’s Chang’E 3 spacecraft, CBERS 3&4 satellite series, NASA’s upper atmosphere research satellite, Italy’s PRISMA program, Japan’s hyperspectral imager suite, and the Canadian Sapphire space surveillance mission. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 975
Genre: Technology
Sub-Genre: Engineering / Mechanical
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Language: English
Street Date: January 19, 2016
TCIN: 50505467
UPC: 9781118945148
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-6756
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