Human-tracking systems using pyroelectric infrared detectorsWebb's mirrors collect light from the sky and direct it to the science instruments. The instruments filter the light, or spectroscopically disperse it, before finally focusing it onto the detectors Figures Each instrument has its own detectors. The detectors are where photons are absorbed and ultimately converted into the electronic voltages that we measure. Webb needs extraordinarily sensitive detectors to record the feeble light from far-away galaxies, stars, and planets. It needs large-area arrays of detectors Figure.
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Not a MyNAP member yet? Register for a free account to start saving and receiving special member only perks. Passive systems operate without any illumination of the object by the observer, relying on either self-luminosity for example, a hot rocket exhaust or reflection-transmission of ambient light. In active systems, the observation is associated with irradiation of the scene as in a camera flash in the spectral region of interest. A detector converts incident radiation to an electrical signal that is often proportional to the incoming intensity. A two-dimensional array of detectors, called a focal plane array FPA , is often placed at the focal plane of an optical system so that the spatial variation of the incident intensity is recorded as an image.
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