The influence of smoke on the THz imaging


  • Paweł S. Jung Warsaw University of Technology
  • Mirosław A. Karpierz Warsaw University of Technology
  • Norbert Pałka Military University of Technology
  • Elzbieta Rurka Military University of Technology



The influence of smoke on THz imaging was examined. We tested experimentally a passive THz camera - TS4 from ThruVision Systems Ltd. The camera detects natural human radiation at a frequency of 0.25THz. The distance camera-target could be 3-15 meters. Moreover, Time Domain Spectroscopy was used to investigate the influence of the amount of smoke on transmission in the (0.1 ÷ 2.5)THz range.

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Author Biography

Paweł S. Jung, Warsaw University of Technology

Faculty of Physics




How to Cite

Jung, P. S., Karpierz, M. A., Pałka, N., & Rurka, E. (2012). The influence of smoke on the THz imaging. Photonics Letters of Poland, 4(3), pp. 94–96. lett. pl.v4i3.336