Radar Waveforms and Processing

Radar Waveforms and Processing

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This chapter discusses the FMCW radar, radar waveform generation, and signal detection.

Chapter Contents:

  • 2.1 Radar Signals
  • 2.2 CW Waveform
  • 2.3 Range Resolution
  • 2.3.1 Amplitude Modulation
  • 2.3.2 Frequency and Phase Modulation
  • Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave
  • Derivation of the Swept Bandwidth
  • Calculating the Range
  • Effect of Target Motion
  • FMCW Generation and Reception
  • Problems with FMCW
  • 2.3.3 Stepped Frequency Waveform
  • SFW Generation and Reception
  • Problems with SFW Signals
  • 2.3.4 Phase-Coded Signal Compression
  • Phase-Coded Signal Generation and Reception
  • Correlation Detection of Phase-Coded Signals
  • 2.3.5 Stretch
  • 2.3.6 Interrupted FMCW
  • Disadvantages
  • Optimizing for a Long-Range Image Application
  • 2.3.7 Side Lobes and Weighting for Linear FM Systems
  • 2.3.8 Linear Frequency Modulation Waveforms
  • 2.4 Matched Filter
  • 2.4.1 Storing a Replica

Inspec keywords: radar detection; FM radar; CW radar; waveform generators

Other keywords: signal detection; FMCW radar; radar detection; radar waveform generation

Subjects: Filtering methods in signal processing; Radar theory; Signal detection

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