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A new diffuse optics emitter for high visual diffuse transmission density measurement

Liu, Z and Li, Y and Jiang, Y and Li, J and Liu, R and Zhang, S and Zhang, Q and Chen, R (2019) A new diffuse optics emitter for high visual diffuse transmission density measurement. Applied Sciences (Switzerland), 9.

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Abstract

In visual diffuse transmission density measurement, it is hard to measure optical density (OD) up to 6.0 because the signal to noise is more than 10E-06. Thus, there are only two methods to find the measurement. One is using a highly sensitive detector with low background noise, and the other is improving the incident light flux with a wide spectrum, including visual scope. A new diffuse optics emitter was designed to realize OD measurements up to 6.0. It uses 235 optical fibers on a hemisphere to collect and feed in the incident flux, then emits this flux by a diffuse opal. Thus, an incident light with a high diffuse coefficient and high incident flux was realized for high OD measurement. This emitter has been used in the new national reference of National Institute of Metrology, China (NIM) for diffuse transmission optical density. According to the measurement result in this reference, the OD can be measured up to 6.6.

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Depositing User: Cron Job
Date Deposited: 20 Dec 2019 20:34
Last Modified: 10 Apr 2021 00:34
DOI: 10.3390/app9142774