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NEOCam's Electronic Eye for Asteroid Hunting (Artist Concept)
Mission: NEOCam ID#: PIA16956
The NEOCam sensor (right) is the lynchpin for the proposed Near Earth Object Camera, or NEOCam, space mission (left).
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Mission: NEOCamInstrument: NEOCam Sensor ID#: PIA16955
The NEOCam chip is the first megapixel sensor capable of detecting infrared wavelengths at temperatures achievable in deep space without refrigerators or cryogens.