Accession Number : AD0860613

Title :   Polarization Agile Tracking Radar Investigation.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL AL ADVANCED SENSORS DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s) : Hatcher, J. ; Cash, C. ; Currie, R. ; Holliday, E.

Report Date : 21 APR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The Phase Return Error Program investigates errors in glint from complex targets and determines means to alleviate them. Mathematical and experimental analysis are used to accomplish this goal. The report presents investigations of polarization agility, including theoretical and experimental results. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADAR REFLECTIONS, PHASE DISTORTION), (*DOPPLER RADAR, ERRORS), POLARIZATION, RADAR TRACKING, COHERENT RADAR.

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE