Infrared Radiation Absorption by Pyrotechnic Smokes

  • Amarjit Singh Explosives Research & Development Laboratory, Pashan, Pune - 411 021
Keywords: Red coloured smokes, Target detecting devices, Smokes, Attenuate infrared light


The infrared absorbance at wavelength 1.5 - 2.5 pm has been studied for white, orange, green and red coloured smokes. This paper describes an experimental set up, the results obtained and also discusses the potential application of smokes in attenuating infrared light assisting opto-electronic target detecting devices.


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How to Cite
Singh, A. (2013). Infrared Radiation Absorption by Pyrotechnic Smokes. Defence Science Journal, 38(2), 161-167.
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