Accession Number : AD0708463

Title :   TERRAIN BACKSCATTER MEASUREMENTS AT 40 TO 90 GHz.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1968-69,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF LAB OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s) : King,Howard E. ; Zamites,Charles J.

Report Date : 15 JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : Experimental measurements were made under controlled laboratory conditions to determine terrain backscatter in the 40- to 90-GHz frequency range. Terrain samples in a dry and wet condition included asphalt, concrete, gravel, wood, sod, and tall weeds. Smooth and rough water were also included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CONTINUOUS WAVE RADAR, EXTREMELY HIGH FREQUENCY), (*TERRAIN, BACKSCATTERING), MAPPING, RADAR CROSS SECTIONS, ASPHALT, CONCRETE, WATER, WOOD, GRAVEL, GRASSES, TRANSMITTER RECEIVERS, SOILS, SIMULATION, DATA PROCESSING, TOWERS, SAMPLING, RADAR EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE