Accession Number : ADA303575

Title :   Shipboard IRST Support.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH INST OF MICHIGAN ANN ARBOR

PDF Url : ADA303575

Report Date : 21 OCT 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Project Tasks: (1) Target vehic1e signature: a-dynamic variations due to maneuvers (including effects of guidance and control), b-vehicle reflectance properties; (2) Environmental effects: a-atmospheric refraction (including turbulent effects), and b-emission and reflection from opaque backgrounds; (3) Sensor Trade Studies; and (4) Advanced Discriminants: a-selection of spectral band or bands, and b-spectral diversity. (KAR) p. 2

Descriptors :   *SHIPBOARD, *TARGET DETECTION, FREQUENCY, SCENARIOS, ANOMALIES, TEMPERATURE, IMPACT, PROCESSING, MOTION, COATINGS, BACKGROUND, OCEANS, LAND AREAS, SHADOWS, OPEN WATER, LAPSE RATE, SEA CLUTTER.

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Target Direction, Range and Position Finding

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE