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Characterization of EW Equipment

Characterization of EW Equipment

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In order to make a model of a piece of equipment and to subsequently develop a simulation based on that model, it is necessary to first understand how the equipment actually works, then to understand the relationships between the controls, inputs, and outputs of that equipment. In this paper, we will look at antennas, transmitters, receivers, processors, and direction finding subsystems. In each case, we will first discuss the roll of that element in EW, and the different types or approaches used in EW. Then we will discuss the input requirements, operator or automatic controls, and output from that element. The object is to end with what is required to model the performance of that element.

Chapter Contents:

  • 5.1 Antennas
  • 5.1.1 Antenna Pattern Definitions
  • 5.1.2 Polarization
  • 5.1.3 Types of Antennas
  • 5.1.4 Relationship Between Antenna Gain and Beam Width
  • 5.1.5 Determining Antenna Size
  • 5.1.6 Modeling of Antenna Performance
  • 5.2 Transmitters
  • 5.3 Receivers
  • 5.3.1 Types of Receivers
  • 5.3.2 Receiver Subsystems
  • 5.4 Processors
  • 5.4.1 Signal Identification
  • 5.4.2 Operator Interfaces
  • 5.5 Emitter Location
  • 5.5.1 Basic Emitter-Location Approaches
  • 5.5.2 Narrow-Beam Antenna
  • 5.5.3 RWR Amplitude Comparison
  • 5.5.4 Watson-Watt
  • 5.5.5 Doppler
  • 5.5.6 Interferometer
  • 5.5.7 Time Difference of Arrival
  • 5.5.8 Frequency Difference of Arrival

Inspec keywords: electronic warfare; radio receivers; radio direction-finding; radio transmitters; antennas

Other keywords: EW equipment; processors; electronic warfare equipment; directionfinding subsystems; transmitters; automatic controls; receivers; antennas

Subjects: Electronic warfare; Radio links and equipment; Single antennas; Radionavigation and direction finding

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