Emerging Technologies for Verification of Arms Control Treaties

  • David Hafemeister
  • Published 2006


Progress in the technical means of monitoring to verify compliance to arms control treaties is discussed in the following areas: Real-time surveillance with charge-coupled devices in the visible and infrared; image enhancement with digital 1 image processing and with adaptive optics; imaging with radars based on satellites and on the ground; seismic monitoring with high frequency discrimination and with unattended in-country seismic stations; and nuclear weapons test monitoring with the global positioning satellite system.

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@inproceedings{Hafemeister2006EmergingTF, title={Emerging Technologies for Verification of Arms Control Treaties}, author={David Hafemeister}, year={2006} }