Accession Number : AD0366019

Title :   PLATO ANTI-MISSILE MISSILE PROGRAM TWO-DIMENSIONAL MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD ESTIMATORS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : SYLVANIA ELECTRIC PRODUCTS INC WALTHAM MA

Personal Author(s) : Ritterman, M. B. ; Wagner, J. F. ; McGraw, D. K.

Report Date : 22 AUG 1957

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : This report deals with problem of estimating the azimuthal and elevation angles of a target from the signal returns received, as the acquisition radar antenna scans past the target. The statistical method of maximum likelihood will be used to estimate the two angle parameters. (Author)

Descriptors :   *GUIDED MISSILE TARGETS, INTERCEPTION PROBABILITIES, GUIDED MISSILES, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, ERRORS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, SIGNAL TO NOISE RATIO, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS.

Subject Categories : Target Direction, Range and Position Finding
      Antimissile Defense Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE