Accession Number : AD0755906

Title :   Target Signature Discrimination Filter Optimization.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 27 Sep 71-26 Oct 72,

Corporate Author : SYSTEMS RESEARCH LABS INC DAYTON OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Roper,Robert B.

Report Date : 26 OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The classification aspect of the target discrimination problem is discussed. Traditional matched filter approaches and their inadequacies are explained. A newer method for obtaining nonlinear filters is described which can be more effective for applications involving irregular statistical distributions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INFORMATION THEORY, TARGET DISCRIMINATION), MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS, DECISION THEORY, POLYNOMIALS, PROBABILITY DENSITY FUNCTIONS

Subject Categories : Cybernetics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE