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

P. S. Jung, M. A. Karpierz, N. Pałka, and E. Rurka, “The influence of smoke on the THz imaging”, Photonics Lett. Pol., vol. 4, no. 3, pp. pp. 94–96, Sep. 2012.