Accession Number : ADP002906

Title :   The Use of Reciprocal Polar Co-Ordinates in Passive Tracking,

Corporate Author : SCICON LTD LONDON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Bamford,A. C. ; Beale,E. M. L. ; Lee,J. ; Patel,S.

Report Date : DEC 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The use of Reciprocal Polar co-ordinates to parameterise tracks is discussed. Their use makes the problem of determining the characteristics of tracks from bearings only data much less non-linear than the use of the more conventional Cartesian co-ordinates. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Coordinates, *Tracking, Moving targets, Passive systems, Nonlinear analysis, Computations, Parameters, Scenarios

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE