laser radar


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laser radar

n.
See lidar.
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Air Force and Textron Systems to develop technology to support USAF assets and test sites for prototyping and understanding the role of non-weapons class lasers, laser radars, laser sensing, remote sensing and measurement systems, target acquisition and tracking, and general imaging systems.
Through this combination, Coherent Technologies will extend its reach by becoming the center of excellence for Laser Radar within Lockheed Martin, providing its customers access to new technological advancements, while our employees will have access to a broader array of professional opportunities.
LADARVision(R), approved by the FDA in 1998, is the only laser eye surgery system that uses this innovative laser radar tracking technology.
Applications for the Compact Gregorian Telescope in addition to free space communications include astronomy, night vision, laser radar, remote sensing, military, space (telescopes), and microscopy.
Our breakthrough sensor and display technology uses laser radar to help pilots fly, land and take off in degraded visual environments, with emphasis on brownout, cable warning and obstacle avoidance," said Buck Burns, president of H.
Burns' high-resolution imaging laser radar with Lockheed Martin's more than 40 years of experience in pilotage and sensor systems, the team will work toward developing affordable solutions that improve pilots' spatial orientation and situational awareness.
During this rapid growth, Coherent Technologies also instituted process improvements and built new, state of the art facilities for the production and test of space-qualified laser radar systems.
In aerospace/defense, their imaging technology is used for night vision, laser radar, and covert surveillance.
Laser Radar System Detects Wind Hazards, Improving Aviation Safety
According to an article in the June issue of The Hansen Report on Automotive Electronics, a major automaker is seriously evaluating laser radar sensors for future products.
Developed and produced by Lockheed Martin Coherent Technologies, a Lockheed Martin center of excellence for laser radar, the WindTracer has been installed at the Frankfurt International Airport in Germany and will collect wind and wake vortex research data for approximately six months.