TITLE

New Looking Glass

AUTHOR(S)
Hamilton, Robert A.
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Sea Power;May2005, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the U.S. Navy's experimentation with a variety of optics system technology that would enable submarines to perform some surface missions without a periscope. Plan for sea trials of the Virtual Periscope aboard the USS Chicago in summer 2005; Potential of the device to give the first optical sensors on a submarine since the invention of the periscope; Concern on the device's reliance on signal processing to reconstruct fragmented images.
ACCESSION #
16854354

 

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