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Emerging Technologies for Verification of Arms Control Treaties
Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society
  • David W. Hafemeister, California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo
Publication Date
8-1-1985
Abstract
Progress in the technical means of monitoring to verify compliance to arms control treaties is discussed in the following areas: Real-time surveillance with charge-coupled devices in the visible and infrared; image enhancement with digital 1 image processing and with adaptive optics; imaging with radars based on satellites and on the ground; seismic monitoring with high frequency discrimination and with unattended in-country seismic stations; and nuclear weapons test monitoring with the global positioning satellite system.
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Citation Information
David W. Hafemeister. "Emerging Technologies for Verification of Arms Control Treaties" Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society Vol. 5 Iss. 4 (1985) p. 307 - 320
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/dhafemei/50/