infrared imaging device

infrared imaging device

[¦in·frə¦red ′im·ə·jiŋ di‚vīs]
(engineering)
Any device which converts an invisible infrared image into a visible image.
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This new state-of-the-art sensor is anticipated to serve as a low cost, high performance, extended infrared imaging device.
United States (2001), it considered whether a marijuana grower's home had been "searched" under the Fourth Amendment when police, without a warrant, used an infrared imaging device to detect high-intensity plant-growing lamps.
5-meter Isaac Newton Telescope on La Palma in the Canary Islands, is the largest infrared imaging device ever assembled.
2--color) The helicopter carries a 65 million-candlepower light and an infrared imaging device.
A new clip-on Thermal Weapon Sight -- a compact, lightweight, all-weather, infrared imaging device that cuts through battlefield obscurants and delivers clear surveillance imagery.
Infrared energy has a slightly longer wavelength than visible light so an infrared imaging device sees differences in the heat energy from the objects in its field of view.
Chapter Six: Major Producers of Infrared Imaging Device in China
com/research/60f113/2008_report_on_chi) has announced the addition of the "2008 Report on China's Infrared Imaging Device Market" report to their offering.
The infrared imaging device market can be divided into military and civil sub-markets, which are all in their infant stage in China.
The helmet has an illuminator, global positioning system and radio antenna suite, image intensifier and infrared imaging device that will send the information into an adjustable head-up display.
Advances in manufacturing technology are allowing a new generation of infrared imaging devices to reach the battlefield in record numbers, according to military and industry sources.