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PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 8017

Detection and Sensing of Mines, Explosive Objects, and Obscured Targets XVI
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Volume Number: 8017
Date Published: 23 May 2011

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Front Matter: Volume 8017
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Open-area concealed-weapon detection system
Author(s): P. Pati; P. Mather
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Magnetic sensing techniques for humanitarian ordnance detection and discrimination
Author(s): Joe Keranen; Steve Billings; Gregory Schultz; Jonathan Miller
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Incorporating advanced EMI technologies in operational munitions characterization surveys
Author(s): Jonathan S. Miller; Fridon Shubiditze; Leonard Pasion; Gregory Schultz; Heesoo Chung
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Rapid position estimation using electromagnetic induction data from the MetalMapper in dynamic mode
Author(s): Tomasz M. Grzegorczyk; Benjamin Barrowes; David George; Fridon Shubitidze; J. P. Fernández; Kevin O'Neill
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Comparison of supervised and unsupervised machine learning techniques for UXO classification using EMI data
Author(s): Alex Bijamov; Fridon Shubitidze; Juan Pablo Fernandez; Irma Shamatava; Benjamin E. Barrowes; Kevin O'Neill
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MPV-II: an enhanced vector man-portable EMI sensor for UXO identification
Author(s): Juan Pablo Fernández; Benjamin Barrowes; Alex Bijamov; Tomasz Grzegorczyk; Nicolas Lhomme; Kevin O'Neill; Irma Shamatava; Fridon Shubitidze
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Inversion of dynamically repositioned multi-axis electromagnetic data for ordnance characterization
Author(s): Joe Keranen; Fridon Shubitidze; Lance Besaw; Matthew J Casari; Jonathan Miller; Gregory Schultz
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Live-site UXO classification studies using advanced EMI and statistical models
Author(s): I. Shamatava; F. Shubitidze; J. P. Fernandez; A. Bijamov; B. E. Barrowes; K. O'Neill
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Advanced UXO discrimination: resolving multiple targets and overlapping EMI signals
Author(s): Fridon Shubitidze; Benjamin E. Barrowes; Irma Shamatava; Juan Pablo Fernandez; Alex Bijamov; Kevin O'Neill
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Frequency domain electromagnetic induction sensor data feature extraction and processing for improved landmine detection
Author(s): Stacy L. Tantum; Kenneth D. Morton Jr.; Leslie M. Collins; Peter A. Torrione
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EMI sensor positioning using a beacon approach
Author(s): Nicolas Lhomme; Benjamin E. Barrowes; David C. George
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Hand-held multi-sensor system design dedicated to mine detection
Author(s): Mehmet Sezgin; Mustafa Çayir; Mustafa Dogru; Mahmut Dag; Hakki Nazli; Ersin Özkan; Ferhat Yaldiz; Emrullah Biçak; Hilmi Öztürk; Ahmet Kaplaner
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Synthetic aperture acoustic imaging of canonical targets with a 2-15 kHz linear FM chirp
Author(s): Joseph F. Vignola; John A. Judge; Chelsea E. Good; Steven S. Bishop; Peter M. Gugino; Mehrdad Soumekh
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Detection of unintended electromagnetic emissions from super-regenerative receivers
Author(s): Jake Hertenstein; S. Jagannathan
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Ground target stimulation using a moving microwave source
Author(s): David Heberlein; Bohdan Balko; Ira Kohlberg; John Biddle; John Franklin
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DS Sentry: an acquisition ASIC for smart, micro-power sensing applications
Author(s): John Liobe; Mark Fiscella; Eric Moule; Mark Balon; Mark Bocko; Zeljko Ignjatovic
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Threat detection in desert environment with passive millimeter-wave sensor
Author(s): John P. Wilson; Christopher A. Schuetz; Richard D. Martin; Thomas E. Dillon; Maciej Murakowski; Dennis W. Prather
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Laser neutralization of buried munitions
Author(s): James D. Habersat; Bradley W. Schilling; Joe Alexander; Russell McElhaney; Thomas Lehecka; Matthew D. Nixon
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Automation for underwater mine recognition: current trends and future strategy
Author(s): Jason Stack
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Seabed segmentation in synthetic aperture sonar images
Author(s): J. Tory Cobb; Jose Principe
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Optimal frame pursuit for pattern classification
Author(s): Jason C. Isaacs
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Statistical analysis and classification of acoustic color functions
Author(s): J. Derek Tucker; Anuj Srivastava
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Seabed change detection in challenging environments
Author(s): Cameron A. Matthews; Daniel D. Sternlicht
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Laplace-Beltrami eigenfunctions for 3D shape matching
Author(s): Jason C. Isaacs
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Deformable Bayesian networks for data clustering and fusion
Author(s): Kittipat Kampa; Jose C. Principe; J. Tory Cobb; Anand Rangarajan
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Bayesian surprise metric for outlier detection in on-line learning
Author(s): Erion Hasanbelliu; Kittipat Kampa; James T. Cobb; José C. Príncipe
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Low-noise magnetic sensing for marine munitions characterization
Author(s): Gregory Schultz; Joe Keranen; Stephen Billings; Raul Fonda; Jack Foley; Chet Bassani
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Active source electromagnetic methods for marine munitions
Author(s): Gregory Schultz; Fridon Shubiditze; Jonathan Miller; Rob Evans
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Investigating Tx coils and magnetic field Rx sensor configurations for underwater geo-location
Author(s): Fridon Shubitidze; Alex Bijamov; Gregory Schultz; Jon Miller; Irma Shamatava
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Coaxial line measurement and analysis of electromagnetic properties of soils for sensor applications
Author(s): William R. Folks; Ryan E. North; Julie R. Kelley; Amy L. Cunningham; Jason R. McKenna
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Performance of demining sensors and soil properties
Author(s): Kazunori Takahashi; Holger Preetz; Jan Igel
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Effects of different soil types on strip-map GPR SAR images
Author(s): Hakki Nazli; Mehmet Sezgin
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High-resolution soil moisture mapping in Afghanistan
Author(s): Jan M. H. Hendrickx; J. Bruce J. Harrison; Brian Borchers; Julie R. Kelley; Stacy Howington; Jerry Ballard
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Principles and status of neutron-based inspection technologies
Author(s): Tsahi Gozani
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Portable and autonomous X-ray equipment for in-situ threat materials identification by effective atomic number high-accuracy measurement
Author(s): M. Iovea; M. Neagu; G. Mateiasi; O. Duliu
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Defence Research and Development Canada: Suffield research on nuclear methods for detection of buried bulk explosives
Author(s): John E. McFee; Anthony A. Faust
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Nuclear quadrupole resonance detection of explosives: an overview
Author(s): Joel B. Miller
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Observations on military exploitation of explosives detection technologies
Author(s): Anthony A. Faust; C. J. de Ruiter; Anneli Ehlerding; John E. McFee; Eirik Svinsås; Arthur D. van Rheenen
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Explosives (and other threats) detection using pulsed neutron interrogation and optimized detectors
Author(s): Dan A. Strellis; Mashal Elsalim; Tsahi Gozani
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A non-imaging polarized terahertz passive system for detecting and identifying concealed explosives
Author(s): Mostafa A. Karam; Doug Meyer
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Detection and identification of explosives hidden under barrier materials: what are the THz-technology challenges?
Author(s): Arthur D. van Rheenen; Magnus W. Haakestad
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Stand-off detection of explosive particles by imaging Raman spectroscopy
Author(s): Markus Nordberg; Madeleine Åkeson; Henric Östmark; Torgny E. Carlsson
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Picosecond laser pulses improves sensitivity in standoff explosive detection
Author(s): Madeleine Åkeson; Markus Nordberg; Anneli Ehlerding; Lars-Erik Nilsson; Henric Östmark; Pierre Strömbeck
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Random GPR antennae height variations and mine detection performance
Author(s): G. Martin Milner
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Detection of explosive hazards using spectrum features from forward-looking ground penetrating radar imagery
Author(s): Justin Farrell; Timothy C. Havens; K. C. Ho; James M. Keller; Tuan T. Ton; David C. Wong; Mehrdad Soumekh
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Narrow-band processing and fusion approach for explosive hazard detection in FLGPR
Author(s): Timothy C. Havens; James M. Keller; K. C. Ho; Tuan T. Ton; David C. Wong; Mehrdad Soumekh
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Layer segmentation of GPR images using relaxation labeling for landmine detection
Author(s): Matt A. Laffin; Magdi A. Mohamed; Ali Etebari; Mark W. Hibbard
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The Viterbi algorithm as an approach for incorporating spatial information into air/ground interface inference in GPR data
Author(s): Peter A. Torrione; Kenneth Morton Jr.; Leslie M. Collins
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DynaMax+ ground-tracking algorithm
Author(s): Brandon Smock; Paul Gader; Joseph Wilson
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Support vector data description for detecting the air-ground interface in ground penetrating radar signals
Author(s): Joshua Wood; Joseph Wilson
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Comparison of algorithms for finding the air-ground interface in ground penetrating radar signals
Author(s): Joshua Wood; Jeremy Bolton; George Casella; Leslie Collins; Paul Gader; Taylor Glenn; Jeffery Ho; Wen Lee; Richard Mueller; Brandon Smock; Peter Torrione; Ken Watford; Joseph Wilson
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Observations on syntactic landmine detection using impulse ground-penetrating radar
Author(s): Ahmed O. Nasif; Kenneth J. Hintz
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Characterization of binary string statistics for syntactic landmine detection
Author(s): Ahmed O. Nasif; Brian L. Mark; Kenneth J. Hintz
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Ground-penetrating radar signal processing for the detection of buried objects
Author(s): Mitchell Walters; Ephrahim Garcia
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Adaptive Gaussian mixture models for pre-screening in GPR data
Author(s): Peter Torrione; Kenneth Morton Jr.; Lance E. Besaw
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Physics-based features for identifying contextual factors affecting landmine detection with ground-penetrating radar
Author(s): Christopher R. Ratto; Kenneth D. Morton Jr.; Leslie M. Collins; Peter A. Torrione
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Multiple instance learning framework for landmine detection using ground-penetrating radar
Author(s): A. Manandhar; K. D. Morton; L. M. Collins; P. A. Torrione
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Contextual learning in ground-penetrating radar data using Dirichlet process priors
Author(s): Christopher R. Ratto; Kenneth D. Morton Jr.; Leslie M. Collins; Peter A. Torrione
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Exploiting spectral content for image segmentation in GPR data
Author(s): Patrick K. Wang; Kenneth D. Morton Jr.; Leslie M. Collins; Peter A. Torrione
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Comparative analysis of clutter suppression techniques for landmine detection using ground-penetrating radar
Author(s): Ahmet Burak Yoldemir; Ridvan Gürcan; Gülay Büyükaksoy Kaplan; Mehmet Sezgin
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Detection of buried mines and explosive objects using dual-band thermal imagery
Author(s): Jason J. Lepley; Michael T. Averill
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Investigation of the potential use of hyperspectral imaging for stand-off detection of person-borne IEDs
Author(s): Catherine Cooksey; David Allen
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Characterizing optical properties of disturbed surface signatures
Author(s): Charles A. Hibbitts; James J. Staszewski; Gregory O'Marr; Arnold Goldberg
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Gaussian mixture models for measuring local change down-track in LWIR imagery for explosive hazard detection
Author(s): Christopher J. Spain; Derek T. Anderson; James M. Keller; Mihail Popescu; Kevin E. Stone
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Detection of targets in forward-looking infrared imaging using a multiple instance learning framework
Author(s): Mihail Popescu; Kevin Stone; James M. Keller
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Sensor fusion approaches for EMI and GPR-based subsurface threat identification
Author(s): Peter Torrione; Kenneth Morton Jr.; Lance E. Besaw
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Change detection for detecting potential threats in forward-looking video and downward-looking ground-penetrating radar data
Author(s): Peter Torrione; Kenneth Morton Jr.; Christopher Ratto; Michael Gunter; Leslie Collins
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Algorithm fusion in forward-looking long-wave infrared imagery for buried explosive hazard detection
Author(s): D. T. Anderson; James M. Keller; Ozy Sjahputera
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Validating spectral spatial detection based on MMPP formulation
Author(s): Anh Trang; Sanjeev Agarwal; Thomas Broach; Thomas Smith
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Using predictive distributions to estimate uncertainty in classifying landmine targets
Author(s): Ryan Close; Ken Watford; Taylor Glenn; Paul Gader; Joseph Wilson
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Buried explosive hazard detection using forward-looking long-wave infrared imagery
Author(s): K. Stone; J. M. Keller; M. Popescu; C. J. Spain
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