Accession Number : ADD002863

Title :   Transient Event Data Acquisition Apparatus for Use with Radar Systems and the Like.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Cerni,Todd A ; Krider,Edmund Philip

Report Date : 24 Jan 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The patent application relates to apparatus which detects in real time the amplitude and range of certain transient events such as lightning discharges, the arrangement being such that a transient event which is capable of producing a return echo signal initially greater than other return signals is detected and the amplitude and range acquired in a manner which permits recording on moderate speed recording devices.

Descriptors :   *Data acquisition, Transients, Radar signals, Meteorological radar, Signal processing, Real time

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE