This article describes the role of Goniometers for angular-dependent measurements in a wide field of applications such as mineralogy, X-ray diffraction, astronomy, industry and, in particular, remote sensing applications. The goniometers EGO, FIGOS and PARABOLA used in research applications in remote sensing are described in some detail.
Bibliographic Reference: Article: Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (1998)
Record Number: 199810415 / Last updated on: 1998-03-31
Original language: en
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