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scatter (radiation) by the atoms of the medium through which it passes

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Keywords: Backscatter communication, Wi-Fi, sensor tag, ambient RF, Channel State Information (CSI)
Under saturated conditions carriers that pass in the drain terminal of the channel cannot backscatter to the source.
17, 28] proposed a correction method by normalizing the backscatter coefficient with the local illuminated area projected onto the plane perpendicular to the radar line of sight.
Some of the last backscatter machines were removed from Manchester Airport just last month.
Myth 1: Being scanned by a backscatter unit is like getting a medical X-ray.
Besides the problem of resolving fish backscatter within the dead zone, scientists also must consider the problem of determining the species composition and size distribution of fishes that are detected in that zone.
Application of a combined rough surface and volume scattering theory to sea ice and snow backscatter," IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol.
Scanners based on the backscatter X-ray system are therefore banned by this legislation, in line with the European Parliament's rejection of their use.
Therefore the aim of this study is to examine the relationship between the ALOS PALSAR backscatter and the woody AGB of secondary forests in East Kalimantan, calculated using trees with a DBH >10 cm and >1 cm.
To study crystal growth and orientation of solar thin films, researchers can use the low kV high resolution backscatter imaging with electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD) analysis.
However, the second type of scanner currently deployed at airports uses backscatter X-rays that expose the individual being screened to very low levels of ionizing radiation.
Topics include the small perturbation surface backscattering model, the simplified integral equation surface backscattering model, the IEM-B surface backscattering model and its bistatic properties, backscatter from multiscale surfaces, the standard moment method, a model for scattering from a low-dielectric layer of Rayleigh scatterers with irregular layer boundaries, and emission models for rough surfaces and a Rayleigh layer with irregular layer boundaries.
American Science and Engineering Inc (NASDAQ: ASEI), an x-ray detection technology company, has announced that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will be using its SmartCheck Z Backscatter Personnel Screening System.
The Gemini Parcel X-ray Inspection System from American Science & Engineering of Billerice, Massachusetts, combines dual-energy transmission with patented Z Backscatter technology for the most comprehensive threat detection available for parcel, baggage, and mail screening.
In a continuing effort to offer the best range of thickness measurement gauges, NDC Infrared Engineering is introducing the Model 318 X-Ray Backscatter (XRB) Sensor.