Infrared Waves

Michelle Chapman

Uses of Infrared Radiation

TV remotes

Heat food/ homes

To see objects in space that are not visible in visible light

Study clouds in the Earths atmosphere

NASA Exploring Energy Infrared

Wavelength and Frequency

Wavelength Range: 25um - 750nm

Frequency Range: 1x1013 - 4x1014 Hz

FLIR E6 Thermal Camera

Created by David T. Hardy, this Infrared camera is used to indicate bad insulation, leaking windows/doors, electrical overloading, and overheated equipment. It has a wide temperature measurement range and a focus free lens as well as the option to save images. FLIR was established in 1978, and since then, its inventions have been improved and advanced.
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Citations

Science Mission Directorate. "Infrared Waves"Mission:Science. 2010. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 13 Nov. 2014


All about testers. "A Whole New Level for Thermography part 3"


FLIR Instruments.