Accession Number : ADD005629

Title :   Gate Tracking Technique Utilizing Dimension Memory.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Zwirn,Robert

Report Date : 15 Aug 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A target tracking apparatus to accurately measure the position and dimensions of a target and to adjust the size and position of the tracking gate such that it circumscribes the target. The target dimensions are determined and stored in a dimension memory and are utilized to supplement the incomplete data which occurs when the target is only partially within the tracking gate. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Tracking, *Target position indicators, *Target recognition, Measurement, Memory devices

Subject Categories : Fire Control and Bombing Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE