laser tracking

laser tracking

[′lā·zər ¦trak·iŋ]
(engineering)
Determination of the range and direction of a target by echoed coherent light.
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In addition, researchers have also developed a laser tracking technique and a software system to measure the existing hole positions on the airframe and transmit drilling location information to a pair of robotic arms which drill those hole automatically.
Each pixel was transmitted by a laser pulse, with the pulse being fired in one of 4,096 possible time slots during a brief time window allotted for laser tracking.
The helicopter also has advanced missile, radar and laser tracking warning system.
To date, this has been done with the aid of laser tracking systems but with the new input device employees need only pick up the device and show the robot what it is supposed to do.
The company said that the Trackball M570 delivers precise cursor control, using a laser tracking sensor to track the ball to guide movement so that the device can be used on any surface.
On both the A and C vehicles, we've greatly reduced the amount of expensive hard tooling needed and we are using laser tracking for more efficient assembly,'' said Darryl Davis, Boeing X-45 program manager.
They are introducing Sarasota's first LADARVision(R) Excimer Laser, a third-generation Excimer laser that employs space-age laser tracking technology originally developed by NASA.
The court heard that police followed him between junctions six and seven using a laser tracking device to determine the speed of his pounds 105,000 Ferrari 355 Spider.
Active laser tracking is well established technology for cooperative targets with an on-board laser reflector for uncooperative targets this is an emerging technology which is expected to become practically available in a few years.
Another unique function, adapted from DVD and Blu-ray laser tracking technology, offers the researcher distinctive information for each sample component (i.
This project will demonstrate responsive, high precision laser and optical tracking of space debris, improved space situational awareness for key space assets, and fully remote and automated operation of a high performance laser tracking system.
It offers a secure connection to Macs and features a new laser tracking engine.