Accession Number : ADA185125

Title :   Theoretical Aspects of Target Classification. Lecture Series of the Electromagnetic Wave Propagation Panel and the Consultant and Exchange Programme Held in Rome, Italy on 29-30 June 1987; Neuiberg, Germany on 2-3 July 1987 and Noresund, Norway on 6-7 July 1987.

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRAN CE)

PDF Url : ADA185125

Report Date : Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 218

Abstract : Contents: Target Strength: An Overview of Some Recent Theoretical Developments, Uniform Geometrical Theory of Diffraction, Singularity Expansion Method: Target Resonances, The Hybrid Wavefront Resonance Method, Physical Optics Method: Prediction of Radar Signatures, Theoretical Aspects of Target Classification: Physical Optics and Radon Transform Methods, Parametrization in Scattering Models, Input Signal Shaping: K-Pulse, Numerical Modeling: Finite Methods, Numerical Modeling: Integral Equation Method, Experiments: Test Range Facilities(Part 1), and Experiments: Test Range Facilities(Part 2).

Descriptors :   *TARGET CLASSIFICATION, *THEORY, *MATHEMATICAL MODELS, *ELECTROMAGNETIC SCATTERING, TARGET STRENGTH, RADAR SIGNATURES, NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES, INTEGRAL EQUATIONS, WAVEFRONTS, PARAMETRIC ANALYSIS, RESONANCE SCATTERING, DIFFRACTION, BROADBAND, BACKSCATTERING, CONVEX BODIES, EDGES, HYBRID SYSTEMS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, RADAR TARGETS, TRANSIENTS, GRAZING, NOISE, SHADOWS, EXPANSION, TIME, NATO, OPTICS

Subject Categories : Target Direction, Range and Position Finding
      Radiofrequency Wave Propagation
      Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE