A Year Amongst the Persians by Edward Granville Browne

By Edward Granville Browne

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5D representations that are usually employed for digital map representation. 1 1991). 1 Sensor Performance Characteristics Two scanning laser range finders, namely the SICK LMS291-S05 and the Riegl LMSQ120, and a 95GHz scanning millimeter-wave radar (2D HSS) were considered in this study. A brief summary of their key performance characterizing is presented in Table 1. 26 N. Hillier, J. Ryde, and E. Widzyk-Capehart Table 1. 003m (95GHz) Max scan rate 25 Hz 3 5 5mm 0 Beam width 0 Riegl (LMSQ120) 0 0 0 Single shot time of Single shot time of flight flight with fog and with multiple echo pixel correction discrimination 905 nm 75 Hz 6 “near IR” 7 100 Hz Field Testing on Mining Equipment Four sensors were installed onto a P&H 2100 BLE electric face shovel (Fig.

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