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Technology assessment of high pulse energy CO lasers for remote sensing from satellites

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Langley Research Center, For sale by the National Technical Information Service in Hampton, Va, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artificial satellites in remote sensing.,
  • Lasers.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR.V. Hess ... [et al.].
    SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- 86415.
    ContributionsHess, R. V., Langley Research Center.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18033883M

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Get this from a library. Technology assessment of high pulse energy CO₂ lasers for remote sensing from satellites. [R V Hess; Langley Research Center.;].

This book provides a step-by-step introduction to satellite ra-dar sensors, SAR imagery, SAR interferometry and advanced InSAR techniques. of high pulse energy CO(2) lasers for remote sensing. Satellite remote sensing represents a technology for synoptic acquisition of spatial data and the extraction of scene-specific information.

GIS provides a computer-implemented spatially oriented database for evaluating the information in conjunction with other spatially formatted data and information that may be acquired from remote sensor data. Remote Sensing and Lasers FSLaRC March Remote sensing is any technique for measuring, observing or monitoring a process or object without physically touching the object under observation.

Optical and radio elescopes, cameras, even eyesight, are types of remote sensing with which you are probably familiar. A variety of remote sensing systems exist, for which the specification is distributed among a variety of websites from data providers, satellite operators and manufacturers.

In order to choose a data product for a given project, a remote sensing data user must be aware of. Remote sensing is the acquisition of information about an object or phenomenon without making physical contact with the object and thus in contrast to on-site observation, especially the Earth.

Remote sensing is used in numerous fields, including geography, land surveying and most Earth science disciplines (for example, hydrology, ecology, meteorology, oceanography, glaciology, geology); it.

Remote sensing is the examination of an area from a significant distance. It is used to gather information and imaging remotely. This practice can be done using devices such as cameras placed on the ground, ships, aircraft, satellites, or even spacecraft.

Today, data obtained through remote sensing is usually stored and manipulated with Author: Amanda Briney. Laser Remote Sensing of Forest and Crops in Genetic-Rich Tropical Areas Dr.

Edgardo Gerck Lasertech S.A. Campinas, SP, Brasil Dr. James J. Hurtak Lasertech-USA Los Gatos, California USA [Originally published in International Archives of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Vol.

XXIX,ISPRS, Washington, D.C.] ABSTRACT The benefits of using laser remote sensing are discussed in [ ]. Remote Sensing To learn about what is in the water using observations from space, we must first know what influences the color of water. Samples of ocean water are taken and their concentrations of phytoplankton and their chlorophyll are analyzed; these concentrations will then be correlated with the measured radiances.

Pulse fiber lasers constitute a promising optical transmitter technology for remote sensing applications characterized by tight size, power consumption, and ruggedness constraints.

In this paper, we review laser architecture and component solutions that support power scaling of efficient fiber-based sources towards long-range operation Author: Fabio Di Teodoro. The Future of Remote Sensing at NOAA Remote sensing is the science of obtaining information about objects or areas from a distance, typically from aircraft or spacecraft.

NOAA scientists collect and use remotely sensed data for a range of activities, from mapping coastlines, to supporting military and disaster response personnel, to monitoring.

Linye 1 / Jilin China: 9 Jan Earth Remote Sensing: Cartosat-2 Series/4: ISRO (India) 15 Feb Earth Remote Sensing: Flock 3p 1 / Dove Planet. Lasers for remote sensing: common solutions for uncommon wavelengths.

Conference Paper feasibility of achieving high energy per pulse is established. the outlook for privately funded and operated remote sensing systems. Despite the established utility of remote sensing technology in a wide variety of applications, the state of the U.S.

economy and the burden of an increasing Federal deficit will force NASA, NOAA, and DoD to seek ways to reduce the costs of remote sensing systems. Lasers required for remote sensing from satellites are virtually unique devices. Although the exact specifications depend on the particular application, general specifications appear in Table I.

TABLE 1. General Laser specifications Parameter Specifications Energy/pulse. One day in the future, the Defense Department could use lasers to knock out drones and blow up incoming rockets. It sounds like the world of science fiction, but the Army is leading the charge toward Directed Energy, or DE, with programs such as the high energy laser tactical vehicle demonstration (HEL TVD).

Consideration of solar energy technologies in urban planning demands accurate information of the available solar resources. This can be achieved by the use of remote sensing data from geostationary satellites which show a very high spatial and a sufficient temporal resolution compared to.

An Earth observation satellite or Earth remote sensing satellite is a satellite used or designed for Earth observation from orbit, similar to spy satellites but intended for non-military uses such as environmental monitoring, meteorology, map making and others.

The first occurrence of satellite remote sensing can be dated to the launch of the first artificial satellite, Sputnik 1, by the. Dobler JT, Braun M, Nagel J, Temyanko VL, Zaccheo TS, Harrison FW et al. Applications of fiber lasers for remote sensing of atmospheric greenhouse gases.

In Fiber Lasers X: Technology, Systems, and Applications. by: 3. Privately-Operated U.S. Land Remote Sensing Satellites •U.S. law and policy for privately-operated satellite remote sensing are due for thoughtful updates –Current law is traceable to The Land Remote Sensing Policy Act of ** –Current Executive policy is NSPD () –Any changes in the current U.S.

national strategy for satellite. The use of lasers for a wide variety of tasks in the application areas of remote sensing, communication, and space operations is emerging as a major factor in the planning for future space missions.

Ideas and proposals for various laser beam applications from space platforms are not by: 1. Starting with IRS-1A inISRO has launched many operational remote sensing satellites.

Today, India has one of the largest constellations of remote sensing satellites in operation. Currently, *thirteen* operational satellites are in Sun-synchronous orbit – RESOURCESAT-1, 2, 2A CARTOSAT-1, 2, 2A, 2B, RISAT-1 and 2, OCEANSAT-2, Megha-Tropiques, SARAL and SCATSAT-1, and *four* in.

Microwave Remote Sensing There are some remote sensing satellites which carry passive or active microwave active sensors emit pulses of microwave radiation to illuminate the areas to be imaged.

Images of the earth surface are formed by measuring the microwave energy scattered by the ground or sea back to the sensors. Abstract: We review progress in developing laser technology and improving the technical readiness of a fiber-based laser transmitter operating at µm for use in lidar remote sensing of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO 2) from satellites.

Space Science and Satellites Overview for General Managers & Supervisors Online Training Course Course Contents This short course aims to introduce space science and satellites for those who will supervise, manage, or achieve by themselves any practical work or projects based on satellite images, remote sensing, or geographic information systems.

Remote Sensing & Satellite Technology - Chapter Summary. In this chapter, our instructors outline topics related to remote sensing and satellite technology. Short-pulse, high-power CO 2 lasers can be used as high-gradient laser-driven electron accelerators.

Conventional RF or DC accelerators approach their ceiling at about MV/m. This limit is due to vacuum breakdown.

Lasers are capable of generating fields. Meteorological Remote Sensing Satellites Landsat Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer RESURS-F and RESURS-O Indian Remote Sensing Satellites Système Pour l’Observation de la Terre European Remote Sensing Satellite TOPEX/Poseidon Other Systems 5.

Applications of Satellite Remote Sensing 6. Remote sensing satellites currently operate at about kilometers above the Earth, above the residual atmosphere that exists at lower altitudes.

Peter Roberts, scientific coordinator for the project, said that observations of the ground also take place over this range, limiting resolution and often requiring large telescopes to be used.

More information: Ori Henderson-Sapir et al. Versatile and widely tunable mid-infrared erbium doped ZBLAN fiber laser, Optics Letters ().DOI: /OL currently composed of two satellites: GOES-8 and GOES GOES-8 (east) is situated over 75 west longitude and covers the Americas, while GOES is over west longitude and covers most of the Pacific.

With their high orbital altitude, the satellites can image their entire side of the Earth in one snapshot. GOES infoFile Size: 2MB. The number and sophistication of commercial remote sensing satellites has grown steadily since when the first high-resolution satellite went into service.

The nature and trajectory of the growth in satellite technology is outlined in this paper. The discussion is placed in the context of an international relations theory about statehood.

A data-handling and analysis system based on sets of data distributed spatially in two dimensions. The data sets may be map oriented, when they comprise qualitative attributes of an area recorded as lines, points, and areas often in vector format, or image oriented, when the data are quantitative attributes referring to cells in a rectangular grid usually in raster format.

sources of light to illuminate our surroundings and in the use of optics and lasers for development of new energy sources.

For example, new lighting sources are being developed that may reduce U.S. energy consumption by tens of billions of dollars per year, and new laser-based nuclear fusion power plants and mass-produced photovoltaic solar cells are being studied for long-range potential as.

Remote sensing is the science and art of identifying, observing, and measuring an object without coming into direct contact with it. This involves the detection and measurement of radiation of different wavelengths reflected or emitted from distant objects or materials, by which they may be Cited by: 2.

In this paper the realization is described of CO2 laser with high energy (≈10J/pulse), long pulses (≈2μs) and narrow bandwidth (≈ kHz), using suitable discharge device (Lumonics ) and cavity configuration (modified self-filtering unstable resonator).

The theoretical considerations which led to these choices are also discussed and the results obtained are : R. Barbini, P.

Belli, G. Bitelli, F. D'amato, M. Giorgi, E. Galletti, E. Stucchi, A. Ferrario. We’ve struck a multi-year agreement with C-CORE, the research and development company that’s home to Canada’s highest concentration of remote sensing expertise.C-CORE’s team uses existing Earth observation technology to monitor things like mine and well sites, pipelines, ice environments, intrusion and integrity monitoring of infrastructure, and climate change impacts.

Image credit: World View/TechCrunch. After communications satellites, the next subsegment of note is Remote Sensing Earth-observing (EO) satellites use imaging technology to generate up-to-date and often highly-detailed pictures of our planet’s satellites are distinct from telecom technologies in a few key ways.

Commercial Space Transportation Study Section During through worldwide launches for all remote-sensing satellites will increase moderately from 7 to 11 per year, as illustrated in figure This projection includes commercial operators who will begin deploying satellites in and ramp up to five deployments by and level off to three per year by A variety of advanced and complementary instruments on a constellation of satellites in different orbits (e.g., geostationary, polar and inclined low-Earth, highly elliptical or Molniya, and Sun-stationary), combined with ground-based, balloon, and aircraft in situ and remote sensing systems, will eventually form an intelligent sensor web.

Communication satellites are those satellites which are being used for all sorts of communication(mobile phone, DTH or Internet facilities). They are usually.Solar Energy Symposium Nicosia, September Assessment of Solar Energy Resources and Sites by Satellite Remote Sensing Technology Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V.

(DLR) Institute of Technical Thermodynamics Dr. Franz Trieb.Labsphere has established a licensing agreement with Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) for their patented SPARC mirror technology.

By combining SPARC with Labsphere’s technology, expertise, and leadership in remote sensing calibration, Labsphere will create and operate a network of FLARE sites for use by government and commercial entities.