Pollock's Publications

Tutorials

  1. Pollock, D. B., Calibration Methods for Climate Change Measurement and Modeling, Space Dynamics Laboratory, Utah State University, CALCON, August 24, 2009.

Book Chapters

  1. Marathay, A. S., J. E. McCalmont, D. B. Pollock Radiometry, Wave Optics and Spatial Coherence, Chapter 7, Phase Space Optics, Testorf, Hennelly, Ojeda-Castañeda, Editors, McGraw-Hill, 2009

Journals and Symposium Proceedings

  1. Pollock, D. B., Marathay, A. S., McCalmont, J. E., Radiant Sensing Calibration, Zero-to-infinity, Space Dynamics Laboratory, Utah State University, Proceedings CALCON 2010, August 23-26, 2010.
  2. Fork, R. L., Pollock D. B., Burgess, L, Bergstue, G., Gaillard, R., Ultrashort Pulses Applied to De-orbit Small Debris Elements, 61st Int'l Astronautical Congress, IAC-10.A6.4.11, 2010
  3. Marathay, A., J. McCalmont, D. B. Pollock, Radiometry, Wave Optics and Spatial Coherence, PIERS Proceedings, 485 - 488, July 5-8, Cambridge USA, 2010.
  4. Pollock, D. B., A. Marathay, J. McCalmont, Radiant Sensing Calibration, Zero-to-infinity, CALCON Technical Conference, August 23-27, 2010
  5. Pollock, D. B. , G. Egnal, ArguSight A Constant 67 micro-r Resolution, Five Frames per Second Camera, Scalable from 4 MP to > 1 GP, 2009 Civil Commercial Imagery Evaluation Workshop, JACIE, March 31 - April 2, 2009
  6. Pollock, D.. B., A High Resolution and Frame Rate, Wide FOV Camera, Rocket City Geospatial Conference, November 18-20, 2008
  7. Richard L. Fork, Luke A. Burgess, Mike L. Davenport, Douglas M. Ramey, Patrick J. Reardon, David B. Pollock, Robert G. Lindquist, and Donna M. Fork Cohering of multiple polariton lasers for sensing applications, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 6952 69520I-1, Laser Source Technology for Defense and Security IV, 2008 
    DOI #: 10.1117/12.777761
  8. Datla R., A. Smith, R. Kacker, R. Kessel, NIST, D. B. Pollock, University of Alabama Huntsville, Satellite Sensor Data-Traceability to SI units, AGU, December 2007.
  9. Pollock, D. B., R. O. Klepfer, S. Moultrie, Fixed Pattern Noise Correction, SI, CALCON 2007, September 13, 2007.
  10. Pollock, D. B., Theodore E. Rogers, Robert O. Klepfer, Patrick J. Reardon, Christopher N. Underwood, Stephen K. Pitalo, Aerial video reconnaissance using large sensor arrays, SPIE Proceedings of the Sensors, and Command, Control, Communications, and Intelligence (C3I) Technologies for Homeland Security and Homeland Defense VI, Defense & Security Conference, SPIE Volume 6538, April, 2007. 
    DOI #: 10.1117/12.719706
  11. Ohring, G. et al, Achieving Satellite Instrument Calibration for Climate Change (ASIC3), NOAA, 2008 
    DOI #: 10.1029/2007EO110015
  12. Ohring, G. et al, Summary & Full Meeting Summary of the Workshop on Achieving Satellite Instrument Calibration for Climate Change (ASIC3), AGU EOS Trans, March 13, 2007
  13. Ohring, G. et al, Workshop on Achieving Satellite Instrument Calibration for Climate Change (ASIC3), In publication, NOAA, 2006
  14. Pi, Ying, P. J. Reardon, D. B. Pollock, Applying The Buchdahl Dispersion Model To Infrared Hybrid Refractive-Diffractive Achromats, Proc. SPIE. Vol. 620620, Infrared Technology and Applications XXXII; Bjørn F. Andresen, Gabor F. Fulop, Paul R. Norton; Eds., May 2006. 
    DOI #: 10.1117/12.666072
  15. Pollock, D. B., A. Panfilov, I. Glazkova, T. Humpherys and V. Privalsky, V. Sapritsky, S. Morozova, B. Khlevnoy, R. U. Datla, V. Misnik and V. Sinelschikov, The Space Metrology Program, Proceedings Sensors, Systems, and Next-Generation Satellites VIII, SPIE Vol 5570, November, 2004. 
    DOI #: 10.1117/12.564334
  16. Pollock, D. B., T. C. Stone, H. H. Kieffer, J. P. Rice, Reducing the RObotic Lunar Observatory (ROLO) Irradiance Model Uncertainty SI, Proceedings CALCON 2004, Utah State University, Logan, UT, 23 - 26 August, 2004.
  17. Pollock, D. B., Remote Sensor Data Uncertainty Traced to the International System of Units, SI, a workshop conducted at The 12th Annual Conference on Characterization and Radiometric Calibration for Remote Sensing, September 15 - 18, 2003.
  18. Pollock, D. B., T. L. Murdock, R. U. Datla, A, Thompson, Traceable SI, Conference for Characterization and Calibration for Remote Sensing, November 1999, Utah State University, published as Data uncertainty traced to SI units. Results reported in the International System of Units, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol 24, Number 2, p225-236, January 2003.
  19. Pollock, D. B., A, Thompson, Calibration Source Quality Lags Remote Sensor Performance, Optics in the Southeast, Session SE05, Huntsville, AL, October 22-24, 2002.
  20. Pollock, D. B., N. P. Fox, R. V. Datla, T. L. Murdock, The Next Step is in Progress - 'TRUTHS' Traceable Radiometry Underpinning Terrestrial- and Helio- Studies, Proceeding of the 2002 Conference on Characterization and Radiometric Calibration for Remote Sensing, Utah State University, Space Dynamics Laboratory, Utah state University, Logan, UT, September 19-21, 2002.
  21. Pollock, D. B., D. R. Haley, T. E. Strikwerda, Instrument Precision Pointing Experiences From the Midcourse Space Experiment, Military Sensing Symposia, Specialty Group on Missile Defense Sensors, Environments and Algorithms, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA January 30 - February 1, 2001.
  22. Price, S. D., M. Egan, M. Cohen, R. G. Walker, D. B. Pollock, A Network of Infrared Calibration Stars, Proceedings of the Space Situational Awareness Symposium, 2001, in press.
  23. D. B. Pollock, M. Baca, D. Bancroft, T. L. Murdock, A. V. Prokhorov, V. I. Sapritsky, A Calibration System Design and Analysis Toolkit, 2000 Conference on Characterization and Radiometric Calibration for Remote Sensing, Utah State University, Space Dynamics Laboratory, Utah state University, Logan, UT, September 19-21, 2000.
  24. T. L. Murdock, E.G. Layton, V. Pera, D. Pollock, R. Russell, J. Mill, A. Thurgood, A.J. Byrne, M. E. Calkins, M.W. Baca, D. P. Bancroft, Global Minimization the SPIRIT III Radiometer, 2000 Conference on Characterization and Radiometric Calibration for Remote Sensing, Space Dynamics Laboratory, Utah state University, Logan, UT, September 19-21, 2000.
  25. Pollock, D. B., T. L. Murdock, R. U. Datla, A. Thompson, Radiometric Standards in Space, The Next Step, presented at NEWRAD99, 7th International Conference on New Developments and Applications in Optical Radiometry, Departmento de Metrologia, Instituto de Fisica Aplicada (IFA), Consejo Superior de Investigancines Científicas, Madrid, Spain, October 25-27, 1999, and published, International journal of pure and applied metrology, metrologia, Vol 37, Number 5, p403-406, 2000.
  26. Pollock, D. B., Technology Transfer Metrology Standards, Midcourse Space Experiment Technical Interchange with the Defense Science, London, England, June 1999.
  27. Layton E., T. L. Murdock, D. B. Pollock, A. Thurgood, R. Russell, J. Mill, Results Of The Minimization Of Calibration Error Process Using Multiple Sources For The MSX IR Radiometer, Conference for Characterization and Calibration for Remote Sensing, Utah State University, November 1999.
  28. Pollock, D. B. and A. Thompson, Remote Sensing Accuracy Current State of the Art, a Technical Interchange with the National Physical Laboratories, London, England, June 1999.
  29. Pollock, D. B., et. al., Rationalization of The SPIRIT III Calibrations Based Upon Multiple Source Types, Eighth Annual Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration Symposium, Utah State University, September 22-24, 1998.
  30. Burdick, S. V., T. L. Murdock, R. W. Russell, D. B. Pollock, MSX In-band Irradiances Using Stellar Source Functions, Eighth Annual Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration Symposium, Utah State University, September 22-24, 1998.
  31. Mavrofrides, M. A., T. L. Murdock, D. B. Pollock, The Use of Emissive Reference Spheres For The On-orbit Calibration of SPIRIT III, Eighth Annual Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration Symposium, Utah State University, September 22-24, 1998.
  32. Pollock, D. B., Certification of UVISI Results, Final Report to Ballistic Missile Defense Organization on Contract HQ0006-98-M-0004, August 24, 1998.
  33. Taylor, S., D. Morris, M. Bistransin, M. Mavrofrides, T. L. Murdock, A. Mazuk, S. Mazuk, R. Russell, D. Pollock, SPIRIT III CONVERT 5.0 Certification Report, Frontier Technology Incorporated, Technical Report 6140-98-02-TR, April 1998.
  34. Kowalewski, M., S. Taylor, D. Pollock, UVISI Flight Certification Report, Frontier Technology Incorporated, Technical Report 6140-98-01-TR, April 1998.
  35. Murdock, T. L. & D. B. Pollock, High Accuracy Space-based Remote Sensing Calibration Requirements, National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST GCR 98-748, March 1998.
  36. Murdock, T. L. & Pollock, D. B., Radiometric Standards in Space: Overview, Space Based Radiometry Colloquium, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD., November 12, 1997.
  37. Pollock, D. B., Space Based Radiometry, Space Based Radiometry Colloquium, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD., November 12, 1997.
  38. Skinner, A., M. Kowalewski, M. Osborn, D. B. Pollock, UVISI Certification Results, Midcourse Space Experiment Interim Results Review, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD., June 3 - 5, 1997.
  39. Pollock, D. B. & T. E. Strikwerda, Reconstructed Pointing, Midcourse Space Experiment Interim Results Review, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD., June 3 - 5, 1997.
  40. Pollock, D. B., S. Patel, C. Hamilton and G. Chen, A Benefit of Radiometric Standards in Space, Proceedings of the Seventh Space Dynamics Laboratory Utah State University Symposium on Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration, May 13 - 15, 1997.
  41. Pollock, D. B. and T. E. Strikwerda, Spacecraft Pointing Design And Certification, AIAA 97-0310. Presented at the 35th Aerospace Sciences Meeting & Exhibit, January 20 - 23, 1997 / Reno, NV.
  42. Murdock, T. L. and D. B. Pollock, DCATT: Instrument Data Certification And Technology Transfer Overview, Presented at the 35th Aerospace Sciences Meeting & Exhibit, January 20 - 23, 1997 / Reno, NV.
  43. McEvaddy, P. J., J. F. Carbary and D. B. Pollock, UVISI Instrument Certification and On-orbit Performance, Presented at the 35th Aerospace Sciences Meeting & Exhibit, January 20 - 23, 1997 / Reno, NV.
  44. Skinner, A., P. J. McEvaddy, D. B. Pollock, M. Kowalewski and M. Osborn UVISI Instrument Certification and On-Orbit Performance, EOS, Proceedings American Geophysical Union, Vol 78 (17), Paper No. SA51A-10, May 27 - 30, 1997.
  45. Pollock, D. B., The Pointing of The SPIRIT III Sensor, Proceedings of the Fifth Space Dynamics Laboratory Utah State University Symposium on Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration, May 8 - 11, 1995.
  46. Pollock, D. B., Data Certification: A DISCUSSION WITH CALSYMP95 PARTICIPANTS, Proceedings of the Fifth Space Dynamics Laboratory Utah State University Symposium on Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration, May 8 - 11, 1995.
  47. Kregel, N., and D. B. Pollock, Data Certification For Imaging Instruments, Proceedings of the 5th Space Dynamics Laboratory Utah State University Symposium on Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration, May 8-11, 1995.
  48. O'Neil, R. R. and D. B. Pollock, MSX Program Status - Sprites And Chemistry, Lightning Imaging Sensor / Optical Transient Detector (LIS/OTD) Science Team Meeting, June 5 - 7, 1995.
  49. Pollock, D. B., Lessons Learned And Experience Transfer, a Step Forward, Data Certification And Technology Transfer (DCATT), briefing to the Innovative Space Science Evaluation Group, October 10, 1995.
  50. Chalupa, J., Mill, J. D., Murdock, T. L., Pollock, D. B., Russell, R., MSX Radiometric Calibration, The National Institute of Standards and Technology Program Review, December 6, 7, 1994
  51. Pollock, D. B., The Midcourse Space Experiment, Seminar at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, September 13, 1994.
  52. Pollock, D. B., Radiometric And Goniometric Calibration, Seminar at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, June 13, 1994.
  53. Pollock, D. B., Radiometric Measurement Accuracy as Affected by Gain Normalization, Proceedings of the Second Annual Space Dynamics Laboratory Utah State University Symposium on Cryogenic Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration, September 18-20, 1991.
  54. Pollock, D. B., Principles Governing The Calibration of Optical Imaging Sensors For Use in Measuring Unresolved Radiation Sources, Proceedings of the Second Annual Space Dynamic Laboratory Utah State University Symposium on Cryogenic Infrared Radiometric Sensor Calibration, September 18-20, 1991.
  55. Pollock, D. B., Pinhole Size And Wavelength, an Error Source, Proceedings of the Low Background Infrared Workshop, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD., November 27, 1990.
  56. Pollock, D. B., Small Signals, Large Errors, Proceedings of the Low Background Workshop, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD., November 15, 1988.
  57. Pollock, D. B., The Fabrication of The Airborne Optical Adjunct (AOA) Mirrors, Reflective Optics II, SPIE Proceedings, (160-178), 1113, D. Korsch Editor, October 1, 1989.
  58. Pollock, D. B. And D. Korsch, An All-reflective, Wide Field of View Collimator, Reflective Optics II, SPIE Proceedings, 1113, D. Korsch Editor, October 1, 1989.
  59. Marathay, A. S. and D. B. Pollock, Youngs Interference Fringes With Finite-sized Apertures, JOSA A 1, 1057-1059 (1984). 
    DOI #: 10.1364/JOSAA.1.001057
  60. Fried, D. L. and D. B. Pollock, Scanning LWIR Sensor Pulse Shape Calibration by Orthonormal Series Analysis, TR-365, The Optical Sciences Company Library, February, 1980.
  61. Pollock, D. B., Thermal Mechanical Damage, Rockwell International Radiation Effects Symposium, October 1973.
  62. # N. Sclar and D. B. Pollock, On Diode Thermometers, Solid State Electronics 15, 473-480 (1972). 
    DOI #: 10.1016/0038-1101(72)90149-9
  63. Pollock, D. B., Thermal Expansion Values For Installation of an IRTRAN-6 Window, Appl. Opt. 8, (1969). 
    DOI #: 10.1364/AO.8.0837_1
  64. Fried, D. L., W. S. Read, and D. B. Pollock, An Interferometric Optical Modulator, Appl. Opt. 3, 697 (1964). 
    10.1364/AO.3.000697

Workshops

  1. Pollock, D. B., Remote Sensor Data Traced to the International System of Units, CALCON 2003, Space Dynamics Laboratory Utah State University, September 15, 2003.

Rockwell International Library

  1. Pollock, D. B., The Effects of Integrating Spheres on Light Source Calibration, TM #720, May 1976.
  2. Pollock, D. B., Dual Mode Operation With a Coherent Laser Image Radar, #683, April 1974.
  3. Pollock, D. B., Blackbody Photon-flux And Radiant Power Calculation With a Desk Calculator, TM #656, December 1973.
  4. Pollock, D. B., Cone Channel Condenser Performance Tests, TM #653, October 1973.
  5. Pollock, D. B., B. R. Bailey, and A. H. Persson, Passive Line of Sight Fuzing Study, TM #652, October 1973.
  6. Pollock, D. B., Thermal Mechanical Damage of Optical Components, TM #649, September 1973.
  7. Pollock, D. B., A Development to Enhance Stray Radiation Rejections, TM #635, April 1973.
  8. Pollock, D. B., Bi-directional Reflectance Measurements, TM #622, October 1972.
  9. Pollock, D. B., Reflective Image Projector, TM #621, October 1972.
  10. Pollock, D. B., a Survey of Lasers, Modulators And Scanners For Application in a Phototypesetter Output Stage, TM #619, October 1972.
  11. Pollock, D. B., Test Plan, The Optical Performance of Cone Channel Condensers, TM #617, September 1972.
  12. Pollock, D. B., Reflectivity Effects of Irradiation of Anodized Aluminum by 2.3 Mev Electrons, TM #599, April 1972.
  13. Pollock, D. B., Electro-less Nickel Aluminum Mirror, Pre-exposure Test Report, TM #589, December 1971.
  14. Pollock, D. B., Hi-hi Star Baffle, Pre-exposure Test Report, TM #583, November 1971.
  15. Pollock, D. B., Expansivity of IRTRAN-6, NIROMET 42, 2014 Aluminum, Indium and Indium Tin, TM #467, June 1968.
  16. Pollock, D. B., Methods For Achieving a Vacuum Cryogenic Seal Between Frangible Materials And Metals, TM #453, April 1968.
  17. Pollock, D. B., Emittance of 3-m Black, Cat-a-lac Black and Sicon Black, TM #341, July 1966.
  18. Pollock, D. B., Transmittance, Absorptance Coefficient And Emmissivity of Ir Transmitting Materials, TM #331, June 1966.
  19. Pollock, D. B., Temperature Distribution of Photon Flux, TM #327, May 1966.
  20. Pollock, D. B., Depth of Modulation as Related to Photographic Density, TM #329, June 1966.
  21. Pollock, D. B., Modulation Transfer Function Curves, TM #319, April 1966.
  22. Pollock, D. B., Window Antifrost, TM #293, February 1966.
  23. D. B. Pollock and P. N. Palanos, Recommended Research Program on The Airborne LWIR System Window Frosting Problem, TM #214, May 1965.
  24. D. B. Pollock and D. L. Fried, Signal-to-noise Ratios of Photographic Emulsions, TM #165.
  25. J. J. Shaffer and D. B. Pollock, Cryogenic Cooling of Ir Detectors, TM #126, July 1964.
  26. Pollock, D. B., An Interferometric Optical Modulator Using White Light, TM #111, May 1964.
  27. W. Kleinhans and D. B. Pollock, High Impedance Preamplifier Development, TM #108, May 1964.
  28. D. L. Fried, W. S. Read, and D. B. Pollock, An Interferometric Optical Modulator, TM #77, December 1963.
  29. D. L. Fried, W. S. Read, and D. B. Pollock, An Interference Optical Modulator, TM #64, August 1963.