With COVID19 pandemic affecting almost whole of the world, demand for thermal screening devices or thermal imagers have recently skyrocketed. Thermal Cameras are being used to detect fever or elevated body temperatures in a person while entering a building, office premises of a factory. But the question is, can thermal camera really detect fever, a medical condition in human body ?
A thermal camera can measure temperature or any object and that is all they are supposed to do. So, when they measure temperature of human body, they will measure temperature of their uncovered portion of the body. Normally, face, neck, hands and feet remain uncovered and thermal imager can measure temperature of these areas automatically when they come in the field of view (FOV) of the thermal camera. … Continue Reading about Can Thermal Camera really detect fever ?