Accession Number : ADD007877

Title :   Radar Sensitivity Time Control Using Range Gated Feedback.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Nevin,Robert L

Report Date : 14 Oct 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : A sensitivity time control circuit for radar receivers, using range gated feedback where the video signal is sampled and compared to a desired signal at intervals based upon range sweep; as the radar antenna is reversing direction, integrated averages of the video signal are used to update the sensitivity time controlled waveform. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Radar receivers, *Automatic gain control, Signal processing, Feedback, Gates(Circuits), Range(Distance), Waveforms, Sensitivity, Control, Time, Mean

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE