Areté Associates is an applied research corporation with a distinctive
approach to solving difficult technical problems. Our name, Areté,
means achievement of maximum performance. Areté's original focus was
applied oceanographic research and remote sensing of the ocean. It has
since expanded to include development and implementation of real-time
processors and lidar systems, fundamental and applied research in
atmospheric physics, design and evaluation of active and passive
optical sensors, and formulation and evaluation of likelihood-based
detection processing algorithms. Recently, Areté has added to its areas
of expertise with the inclusion of environmental monitoring,
broad-based technology assessment, and development of interactive
workstation software and physics-based environmental scene simulation.
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