Airborne and in-water underwater imaging

21-22 July, 1999, Denver, Colorado

Publisher: SPIE in Bellingham, Washington

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Includes bibliographic references and author index.

StatementGary D. Gilbert, chair/editor ; sponsored and published by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ; cooperating organization, the Remote Sensing Society.
SeriesSPIE proceedings series ;, v. 3761, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 3761.
ContributionsGilbert, Gary D., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., Remote Sensing Society.
LC ClassificationsTK8315 .A44 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 192 p. :
Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL6804037M
ISBN 100819432474
LC Control Number00266430

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