Accession Number : AD0165012

Title :   Compressive Scanning Receiver.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Carpenter,Ralph A.

Report Date : 03 JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent describes a frequency-scanning intercept receiver which compresses any given received (target) signal so that it looks like a spike at a single frequency instead of the usual sin X/X curve. Receiver intercept systems are presently employed in electronic warfare.

Descriptors :   *Receivers, *Patents, *Electronic warfare, Scanning, Compression, Signals

Subject Categories : Countermeasures

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE