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Chirped amplitude modulation ladar

An imaging method and apparatus using an unmodulated pulsed laser with a chirp modulated receiver is provided for producing 3D plus intensity imagery of targets in heavily cluttered locations The apparatus includes a laser for emitting a laser beam and synchronizing a receiver to receive a reflected laser signal and transform the reflected laser signal into a displayable image that includes intensity information.
Inventors: 

William C. Ruff

Barry L. Stann

Patent Number: 
US7570347
Patent Issue Date: 
September 4, 2009
Email: 
ORTA@arl.army.mil
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