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NASA Center: Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Public Release Year: 1998
Reference Number: JPL-SO-44
Category: Environment And Resource Management
Origin: Development of Tunable Spectrographic Filters for Digital Imaging From Mars Rovers

Under a Jet Propulsion Laboratory SBIR, Cambridge Research and Instrumentation Inc., developed a new class of filters for the construction of small, low-cost multispectral imagers. The VariSpec liquid crystal enables users to obtain multi-spectral, ultra-high resolution images using a monochrome CCD camera. Application areas include biomedical imaging, remote sensing, and machine vision.

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Page Number in Published book: 74
Manufacturer: Cambridge Research and Instrumentation, Inc.

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