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Observations from Demonstrations of Several Commercial Diver Detection Sonar Systems
2007 Edition, September 1, 2007 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

As part of its ongoing Maritime Force Protection Technology Demonstration Project, Defence R&D Canada - Atlantic has recently concluded a series of four commercial diver detection sonar demonstrations. The one-week-long demonstrations took place off the Canadian...

Networked enabled combat for the enhancement of the underwater common operating picture
2007 Edition, July 1, 2007 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

Defence R&D Canada - Atlantic's Networked Underwater Warfare technology demonstration project is conducting a trial to investigate the potential for enhanced effectiveness in producing an underwater common operating picture under field conditions. The trial consists of...

Inferring geometry from imagery - Enabling high speed traversal
2010 Edition, May 1, 2010 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

Robotic vehicles operating in outdoor environments, commonly referred to as unmanned ground vehicles (UGV), are confronted with unstructured/semi-structured environments that are variable in nature. The geographical location significantly influences the environment's appearance, there are longer...

Spectroscopic Calibration Correlation of Field and Lab-Sized Fluorescence LIDAR Systems
2010 Edition, Volume 48, September 1, 2010 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

A method has been developed to correlate spectral signatures obtained with various fluorescence LIght Detection And Ranging (LIDAR) systems. A calibrated fluorescence reference target was used to calibrate the spectral response of the LIDAR transmitter channels and obtain their transfer functions....

Control algorithms for stable range-of-motion behaviours of a multi degree-of-freedom robot
2010 Edition, June 1, 2010 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

The requirement for increased mobility of unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) operating in urban settings must be addressed if robotic technology is to augment human efforts in military relevant roles and environments. In preparation for this role, Defence R&D Canada -...

An operator perspective on net-centric underwater warfare
2007 Edition, July 1, 2007 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

In March 2007, the Networked Underwater Warfare Technology Demonstration Project at Defence R&D Canada-Atlantic conducted an at-sea antisubmarine trial utilizing Net-centric warfare (NCW) constructs to demonstrate improved technologies for underwater...

Development of a Coded Aperture X-Ray Backscatter Imager for Explosive Device Detection
2009 Edition, Volume 56, February 1, 2009 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

Defence R&D Canada has an active research and development program on detection of explosive devices using nuclear methods. One system under development is a coded aperture-based X-ray backscatter imaging detector designed to provide sufficient speed, contrast and spatial...

Lanthanum halides improve thermal neutron activation landmine detection - a comparison of fast inorganic scintillators
2008 Edition, October 1, 2008 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

The Improved Landmine Detector System is a vehicle-mounted multi-sensor landmine detector, conceived and developed by Defence R&D Canada (DRDC). Suspicious targets are identified by fusing data from scanning sensors. A Thermal Neutron Activation (TNA) detector, developed...

An overview of the DRDC Ottawa RCS measurement system
2004 Edition, July 1, 2004 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

As part of the continued requirement to characterize the radar signature of platforms of interests to the Canadian Forces, Defence R&D Canada (DRDC) maintains a capability to predict and measure the radar cross section (RCS) of various scatterers using a...

Evaluation of eCognition for Assisted Target Detection and Recognition in SAR Imagery
2006 Edition, July 1, 2006 - IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

Defence R&D Canada - Ottawa (DRDC Ottawa) has been assessing custom off-the-shelf (COTS) software products and developing custom tools that can assist image analysts (IAs) to complete their tasks more quickly and efficiently. In some cases, IAs are tasked with detecting...

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