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The laser that's changing the world : the amazing stories behind lidar, from 3D mapping to self-driving cars / Todd Neff.

Neff, Todd, 1968- (author.).
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Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 621.3848 NEF (Text) 78551000545934 Non-Fiction In process -

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  • ISBN: 9781633884663
  • ISBN: 163388466X
  • Physical Description: 314 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Amherst, NY : Prometheus Books, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Hutchie -- Enter the laser -- Into thin air -- Plane crashes, hailstorms, and distant planets -- Take the plunge -- Disco ball in space -- Zapping Mars, Moon, Mercury, and even Earth -- Land and ice -- Trees and archaeological treasures -- Glass half full -- Firepond -- Map quest -- Atoms to bytes -- Hit the road (slowly) -- Debacle in the desert -- The road ahead -- Glue, drones, and radioactive pipes.
Summary, etc.:
"Tells the story of a laser technology that will have a big impact on society and the brilliant innovators responsible for its development"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Optical radar > Industrial applications.
Optical radar > History.
Optical radar > Social aspects.
Genre: History.

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