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Remote Sensing Applications in Regional Emergency Management

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Radar and optical sensors offer complementary views of hazardous materials.

David R. Flanders, the Instaar Group, Arthur H. Mengel, Video Display Corp., and B. Scott Terry, SpectroTech Inc.

Optical remote sensing exploits reflected and emitted light within and beyond the range detectable by the human eye, which is broadly 400 to 700 nm. Above this range is the infrared, from 700 nm to ~3 µm, which is perceived as reflected radiation, and then 3 to 100 µm, which is perceived as heat,...Read full article

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