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Volume 23, Issue 3 (Sep 2015)

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Compact dual-band FTIR spectrometer for atmosphere monitoring

L. Wawrzyniuk
  • Institute of Photonics and Micromechanics, Warsaw University of Technology, 8 Św. A. Boboli St., Warsaw 02–525, Poland
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/ R. Jóźwicki
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Published Online: 2015-07-14 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/oere-2015-0027

Abstract

Novel FTIR spectrometer for the monitoring of atmosphere is presented. Its design stands out by a compact form allowing the measures in two IR spectral bands 3-5 and 8-12 μm simultaneously. The spectrometer is composed of two Michelson interferometers with the joint sliding mirror. The paper contains the detailed description of the optics and electronics units, preliminary results of the measurement of biological aerosols and calibration methods.

Keywords : Fourier transform spectroscopy; infrared; stand−off detection.

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Published Online: 2015-07-14

Published in Print: 2015-09-01


Citation Information: Opto-Electronics Review, ISSN (Online) 1896-3757, ISSN (Print) 1230-3402, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/oere-2015-0027.

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