Category Archives: DIAL

ABB Ability Mobile Gas-leak Detection System

The ABB Ability mobile gas-leak detection system can now be mounted on a drone and flown into areas with suspected gas leaks, such as along natural gas pipelines. By Chris McNamara, Smart Industry Content Director The original method of hydrocarbon … Continue reading

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Award Winning DIAL

A team of researchers at Ball Aerospace recently received an award for the work they have been doing with a differential-absorption lidar sensor. The target for theĀ  system is methane gas which is a significant contributor to the greenhouse gases … Continue reading

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Multi-Wavelength DIAL

A team of researchers in China have demonstrated an increase in accuracy when using a multi-wavelength differential absorption lidar to measure carbon dioxide as compared to the standard dual wavelength. They note: Differential absorption LIDAR (DIAL) remote sensing is a … Continue reading

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