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Body mounted detector and method for detecting flash in solar blind ultraviolet spectral region

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ARL

A detector assembly for detecting a flash from the firing of a weapon comprising: a first support; a plurality of sensors supported by the first support for detecting light from the flash; the sensors operating to receive light in the range of ultraviolet light from approximately 100 nm to approximately 290 nm; a directional indicator for indicating the directional location of the first support; and an indicator assembly comprising at least one indicator; the at least one indicator operating to display the directional location of the flash.

Inventors: 
Gurton, Kristan Peter
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Machines and Processing
FIle Date: 
2009-07-31
Grant Date: 
2012-12-18
Grant time: 
1,236 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
22
Claim count percentile rank: 
6
Citations percentile rank: 
1
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US ARMY