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21. Spectral homogenization techniques for the hyperspectral image projector
Topic: Physics
Published: 5/15/2015
Authors: Joseph Paul Rice, Logan E. Hillberry
Abstract: In an effort to improve technology for performance testing and calibration of multispectral and hyperspectral imagers, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has been developing a Hyperspectral Image Projector (HIP) capable of proj ...

22. Geometrical Problems for Measuring the Daytime Luminance of Retroreflective Materials
Topic: Physics
Published: 5/14/2015
Authors: Maria E Nadal, Matthew Thiesse, Carl C Miller

23. New section of the HITRAN database: Collision-Induced Absorption (CIA)
Topic: Physics
Published: 5/14/2015
Author: Walter Joseph Lafferty
Abstract: This paper describes the addition of Collision-Induced Absorption (CIA) into the HITRAN compilation. The data from different sources have been cast into a consistent format and formalism. The implementation of these new spectral data into the H ...

24. Revealing Integrated Intensity Distributions (RIID)
Topic: Physics
Published: 5/14/2015
Author: John F. Lesoine
Abstract: Measuring the distribution of a light sources intensity fluctuations is important to many scientific disciplines. However, these integrated intensity distributions are hidden in noisy experimental photon counting data because of the photometric d ...

25. Confronting the Complexity of Commercial Carbon Nanotube Materials
Topic: Physics
Published: 5/13/2015
Authors: Luis Fernando Vargas Lara, Jack F Douglas
Abstract: The morphology of commercially available carbon nanotube materials is often much more complex than the term ,carbon nanotubeŠ (CNT) would imply. Commercial CNT materials are typically composed of roughly spherical CNT domains having a highly rami ...

26. Photon-noise limited sensitivity in titanium nitride kinetic inductance detectors
Topic: Physics
Published: 2/20/2015
Authors: Johannes Hubmayr, James A Beall, Daniel Thomas Becker, Hsiao-Mei Cho, Gene C Hilton, Dale Li, David P Pappas, Jeffrey Lee Van Lanen, Mark Devlin, Kent David Irwin, Chris Groppi, Phillip Mauskopf
Abstract: We demonstrate photon-noise limited performance at sub-millimeter wavelengths in microwave kinetic inductance detectors (MKIDs) made of a new superconducting material, a TiN/Ti/TiN trilayer film. Optical coupling is achieved by use of feedhorns, a st ...

27. Temperature-dependent structure of Tb-doped magnetite nanoparticles
Topic: Physics
Published: 2/13/2015
Authors: Katherine P. Rice, Stephen E Russek, Roy H. Geiss, Justin M Shaw, Robert J. Usselman, Eric Raymond Evarts, Thomas J Silva, Hans Toya Nembach, Elke Arenholz, Yves U. Idzerda
Abstract: High quality 5 nm cubic Tb-doped magnetite nanoparticles have been synthesized by a modified wet-chemical method to investigate tailoring of magnetic properties for imaging and biomedical applications. We show that the Tb is incorporated into the oct ...

28. Spin Hall Effect and Irreversible Thermodynamics; Center-to-Edge Transverse Current-Induced Voltage
Topic: Physics
Published: 1/5/2015
Author: Wayne Mark Saslow
Abstract: We examine the Dyakonov and Perel theory of the Spin Hall Effect from the viewpoint of irreversible thermodynamics. As thermodynamic driving forces we include the effect of the thermal gradient, the gradient of the electrochemical potential (rather ...

29. Experimental Bounds on Classical Random Field Theories
Topic: Physics
Published: 12/10/2014
Authors: Joffrey Kent Peters, Sergey V Polyakov, Jingyun Fan, Alan L Migdall
Abstract: Alternative theories to quantum mechanics motivate important fundamental tests of our understanding and description of the smallest physical systems. Here we place experimental limits on those classical field theories which result in power-depend ...

30. IR-enhanced Si reference detectors for 1-step scale transfers from 300 nm to 1000 nm
Topic: Physics
Published: 11/20/2014
Authors: George P Eppeldauer, Thomas C Larason, Jeanne M Houston, Robert Edward Vest, Uwe Arp, Howard W Yoon
Abstract: IR-enhanced Si photodiodes have improved radiometric and electronic characteristics as compared to other widely used Si photodiodes and can be used as responsivity standards in the wavelength range from 300 nm to 1000 nm. Their low predicted uncerta ...

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