Accession Number : ADD015674

Title :   Method and Apparatus for Tracking Using an Efficient Gating Scheme.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 1 May 91, patented 10 Nov 92,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Zuniga, Miguel R

Report Date : 10 Nov 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A method and apparatus for reducing the calculations necessary to track a number of targets. The invention trades off the magnitude of search radius in parameter space against the number of extra copies made of the track data structure in a manner that inherently saves computation as the number of targets becomes large.

Descriptors :   *MULTIPLE TARGETS, *PATENTS, *TRACKING, COMPUTATIONS, INVENTIONS, PARAMETERS, TARGETS

Subject Categories : Target Direction, Range and Position Finding

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE