Accession Number : ADD001574

Title :   Broadband Radar Signal Sampler Utilizing Television Scanning.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Dillard,George M,

Report Date : 10 Jan 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The patent describes apparatus for sampling high-resolution radar data to reduce its bandwidth and facilitate digital recording thereof. Radar data in the form of target signatures displayed on an oscilloscope is viewed by high-resolution TV camera which is scanned by a special pattern which eliminates interlacing of vertical scans. The oscilloscope picture is obtained by converting the camera video into digital form.

Descriptors :   *Radar signals, *Samplers, *Patents, Radar signatures, High resolution, Radar, Television equipment, Scanning, Broadband, Digital recording systems

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE