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US20150069239 DIVIDED-APERTURE INFRA-RED SPECTRAL IMAGING SYSTEM FOR CHEMICAL DETECTION  
A divided-aperture infrared spectral imaging (DAISI) system that is structured to provide identification of target chemical content in a single imaging shot based on spectrally-multiplexed...
US20110260060 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR THERMAL IMAGING SEARCHLIGHT  
A searchlight includes a canopy, a thermal-imaging camera, and an infrared (IR) light source. The thermal-imaging camera is mounted within the canopy so that the thermal-imaging camera is operable...
US20110108717 Infrared Sensor Control Architecture  
A system and method for optimizing fixed and temporal noise in an infrared imaging system. The system may use correction tables with correction factors, each correction factor indexed to a...
US20120312976 INFRARED CAMERA CALIBRATION TECHNIQUES  
Various techniques are disclosed for testing and/or calibrating infrared imaging modules. For example, a method of calibrating an infrared imaging module may include providing a plurality of...
US20120074321 VARIABLE WAVEBAND INFRARED IMAGER  
A waveband imager includes an imaging pixel that utilizes photon tunneling with a thermally actuated bimorph structure to convert infrared radiation to visible radiation. Infrared radiation passes...
US20090050806 VISIBLE LIGHT AND IR COMBINED IMAGE CAMERA WITH A LASER POINTER  
A visible light (VL) and infrared (IR) combined image camera with a laser pointer. The laser pointer may be used for marking a hot spot on an object or for focusing an IR lens of a camera on an...
US20050279939 Infrared detection element, infrared detector, solid state imaging device, and method for fabricating infrared detector  
An infrared detection film of which a dielectric constant is changed according to a temperature change is characterized in that the infrared detection film has a composition expressed by...
US20120132805 ELECTRONIC CIRCUIT FOR BIASING AND READING A RESISTIVE THERMAL DETECTOR  
An electronic circuit, for biasing and reading at least one resistive thermal detector, comprising: biasing means able to bias the resistive thermal detector by making a biasing current of...
US20130181129 High Resolution Thermography  
A thermographic imaging device includes a focal array portion including a planar arrangement of a plurality of light sensitive devices, and an aperture portion including a facing planar surface,...
US20110266441 Pixel-level optically transitioning filter elements for detector devices  
Optically transitioning pixel-level filtering using a multi-level structure that includes an isolated optically transitioning filter element that is suspended over a corresponding radiation...
US20080185520 Photothermal Inspection Camera Having an Offset Adjusting Device  
This photothermal examination camera (16) comprises: a system (22) for shaping a laser beam (4), which includes a device (40) for elongating the cross section of the beam in order to form, on a...
US20110089324 RADIANT ENERGY IMAGER USING NULL SWITCHING  
In some aspects, the present invention embodies both the method and apparatus for converting a pattern of irradiation to a visible image. An embodiment of the present invention provides an array...
US20120168625 Millimeter Wave Imaging Sensor  
A millimeter wave imaging sensor includes a plurality of millimeter wave sensors disposed on one plane intersecting an incoming direction of millimeter waves emitted from a subject. Each of the...
US20100025582 REMOTE SENSING OF SUBSURFACE ARTIFACTS BY USE OF VISUAL AND THERMAL IMAGERY  
Methodology, systems, and apparatus for remote sensing as by detection and mapping of subsurface artifacts including clandestine tunnels and other subterranean facilities that may carry enemy...
US20110297829 THREE-DIMENSIONAL HOT SPOT LOCALIZATION  
A non-destructive approach for the 3D localization of buried hot spots in electronic device architectures by use of Lock-in Thermography (LIT). The 3D analysis is based on the principles of...
US20080128618 Dendrimer Based Electro-Optic Sensor  
A high efficiency electro-optic dendrimer based technology for nanophotonic integrated circuit devices is presented. In particular, an electro-optic waveguide dendrimer for electro-optic sensor...
US20080251721 THERMAL INFRARED SOLID STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND INFRARED CAMERA  
An infrared solid state imaging device includes a pixel area with arranged infrared detection pixels and a integration circuit for modulating output current based on the output of the pixel. The...
US20120199689 INFRARED SPATIAL MODULATOR FOR SCENE-BASED NON-UNIFORMITY IMAGE CORRECTION AND SYSTEMS AND METHODS RELATED THERETO  
Embodiments of an infrared spectral modulator for scene-based non-uniformity image correction are generally disclosed herein. The spectral modulator may be suitable for use in a system for...
US20090045341 SYSTEMS FOR OBSERVING REACTIONS USING INFRARED IMAGING  
A system for monitoring the heats of reaction of an array of materials has an infrared transparent substrate containing the materials. A reaction chamber encloses the substrate. At least one...
US20120119088 INFRARED IMAGING DEVICE  
An infrared imaging device according to an embodiment includes: an imaging area formed on a semiconductor substrate, the imaging area having a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix form, the...
US20100025581 INFRARED IMAGING APPARATUS  
A representative embodiment of the invention provides an infrared (IR) imaging system adapted to (i) convert an IR image of an object into mechanical displacements of a plurality of movable...
US20110049365 LOW ENERGY PORTABLE LOW-LIGHT CAMERA WITH WAVELENGTH CUTOFF  
A sensor for night vision applications is provided, wherein the sensor comprises a semiconductor absorption layer of composition that limits long wavelength response cutoff to between 1.25 to 1.4...
US20150034825 DEVICE FOR RADIATING OR RECEIVING ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES  
The present invention relates to a device for radiating or receiving an electromagnetic wave. The device includes a substrate including a recess coated by a material that reflects the...
US20120261575 Thermal Imager Using Metamaterials  
An apparatus and method are disclosed for detecting terahertz radiation at room temperature. A detecting pixel includes a sub-wavelength split-ring resonator, and is mechanically coupled to (but...
US20120228496 UNCOOLED INFRARED IMAGING ELEMENT AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF  
An uncooled infrared imaging element includes a pixel region, a device region, and a support substrate. The pixel region includes heat-sensitive pixels. The heat-sensitive pixels are arranged in a...
US20100243892 BOLOMETER PIXEL PROVIDED WITH A MIM INTEGRATION CAPACITOR  
A thermal imaging microelectronic device comprising: a support (200),a plurality of metal levels (M1, . . . , M5, M6) for interconnecting electronic components formed on the support,an array of...
US20120241615 TERAHERTZ WAVE DETECTION DEVICE, TERAHERTZ WAVELENGTH FILTER, IMAGING DEVICE, AND MEASUREMENT DEVICE  
A terahertz wave detection device includes a wavelength filter transmitting terahertz waves having a predetermined wavelength, and a detection portion detecting the terahertz waves having the...
US20120138797 INFRARED SENSORS, FOCAL PLANE ARRAYS AND THERMAL IMAGING SYSTEMS  
An infrared sensor and infrared imaging system, wherein said infrared sensor comprises: a first film structure, a second film structure, a gap between said first film structure and said second...
US20130099118 TERAHERTZ WAVE DETECTING DEVICE, IMAGING DEVICE, AND MEASURING DEVICE  
A terahertz wave detecting device includes a wavelength filter and a detection part. The wavelength filter is configured to convert terahertz waves to heat. The detection part is configured to...
US20090272888 THERMAL INFRARED IMAGING SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED METHODS FOR RADIOMETRIC CALIBRATION  
A thermal infrared (IR) imaging system and associated calibration methods are described. In various illustrative embodiments, techniques are provided for the stabilization and radiometric...
US20120091340 SCENE BASED NON-UNIFORMITY CORRECTION FOR INFRARED DETECTOR ARRAYS  
In various embodiments, a method and system for compensating non-uniformities among detector elements of a detector array, without the use of dither mirrors or requirement of scene motion for...
US20110299752 METHOD FOR IMPLEMENTING DEPTH DECONVOLUTION ALGORITHM FOR ENHANCED THERMAL TOMOGRAPHY 3D IMAGING  
A computer-implemented method, apparatus, and computer program product implement enhanced thermal tomography three-dimensional (3D) thermal effusivity imaging. Experimental thermal imaging data is...
US20070181816 ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE FILM, X-RAY FLAT PANEL DETECTOR, INFRARED FLAT PANEL DETECTOR AND DISPLAY DEVICE  
An anisotropic conductive film includes: an insulating material; and a plurality of conductive particles dispersed in the insulating material, the conductive particles provided in a plurality of...
US20150069237 INFRARED CONVERSION DEVICE, IMAGING APPARATUS, AND IMAGING METHOD  
An infrared conversion device includes: a substrate (122); and a metal fine particle layer (123) formed on the substrate (122), wherein the metal fine particle layer (123) is formed with metal...
US20100237245 SHUTTERLESS INFRARED IMAGER ALGORITHM WITH DRIFT CORRECTION  
An infrared imaging system having functionality for maintaining image quality in the presence of temperature drift of the system. Such functionality is applied repetitively to maintain image...
US20130082178 MICROBOLOMETER DETECTOR LAYER  
A microbolometer is disclosed, including a bottom dielectric of a bridge structure; a detector layer disposed above the bottom dielectric, the detector layer comprised of a metal-doped vanadium...
US20050224714 Ultra low-cost uncooled infrared detector arrays in CMOS  
Micromachined, CMOS p+-active/n-well diodes are used as infrared sensing elements in uncooled Focal Plane Arrays (FPA). The FPAs are fabricated using a standard CMOS process followed by post-CMOS...
US20100051809 Monolithic Dual Band Imager  
An imaging sensor for imaging scenes based on both shortwave infrared and midwave infrared radiation is disclosed. The imaging sensor comprises pixels that include a photodiode that is selectively...
US20090212216 Mining methods and apparatus  
A method and apparatus for horizon control in a mining operation is provided. Fresh product 3 is cut from a seam 1. The cutting exposes a fresh cut product face 25. The fresh cut product face 25...
US20080309913 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR LASER RADAR IMAGING FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED  
A 3D imaging ladar system comprises a solid state laser and geiger-mode avalanche photodiodes utilizing a scanning imaging system in conjunction with a user interface to provide 3D spatial object...
US20070152154 Method and apparatus for two-dimensional spectroscopy  
Preferred embodiments of the invention provide for methods and systems of 2D spectroscopy using ultrafast, first light and second light beams and a CCD array detector. A cylindrically-focused...
US20100127172 USE OF NOBLE METAL NANOPARTICLES AS LIGHT ABSORBERS AND HEAT GENERATORS IN THERMAL PHOTODETECTORS, SENSORS AND MICROELECROMECHANICAL DEVICES  
This disclosure provides methods to integrate heat generating nanoparticles to microelectromechanical (MEMs) and photonic devices such as microbolometers and thermopiles for better photodetection...
US20110062334 ELECTROMAGNETIC BASED THERMAL SENSING AND IMAGING INCORPORATING DISTRIBUTED MIM STRUCTURES FOR THz DETECTION  
A novel pixel circuit and multi-dimensional array for receiving and detecting black body radiation in the SWIR, MWIR or LWIR frequency bands. An electromagnetic thermal sensor and imaging system...
US20110233404 OPTICAL SWITCH WINDOW FOR UNCOOLED FPA PACKAGE  
In an uncooled camera having a focal plane array and an optical lens for focusing radiation from infrared radiation sources onto the focal plane array, the improvement comprising providing a...
US20090134328 IMAGE-TAKING APPARATUS AND METHOD THEREOF  
An image-taking apparatus includes an image-taking device configured to take an image of an object, at least one illumination light source configured to be able to illuminate the object, an...
US20090194693 Imaging Apparatus for Combined Temperature and Luminescence Spatial Imaging of an Object  
An imaging apparatus is disclosed for combined temperature and luminescence spatial imaging of an object (1), such as a bio-array for detection of biological molecules. Light (5) is separated into...
US20100181484 NEAR-INFRARED IMAGING SENSOR  
A near-infrared imaging sensor according to the present invention includes a photodiode array sensitive to light with a wavelength of 1.2 to 3 μm and a multiplexer including a signal readout...
US20120153148 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TERAHERTZ 2D INTERFEROMETRIC AND SYNTHETIC APERTURE IMAGING WITH AN INCOHERENT SOURCE  
An interferometric and synthetic aperture THz incoherent imaging system is provided, in which a high-power electronic source such as a 0.094 THz Gunn Oscillator is integrated with a...
US20090020700 Method and device for generating an electrical signal in response to light  
A device and method are disclosed for detecting light. The device includes a photodetector having at least one superlattice layer operative to generate an electrical signal in response to light...
US20100038539 Pixel Interconnect Insulators and Methods Thereof  
Particular embodiments relate generally to infrared focal plane arrays and methods thereof. According to one embodiment, an infrared focal plane comprises an array of pixels configured to detect...

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