http://iet.metastore.ingenta.com
1887

Introduction to Imaging Radar

Introduction to Imaging Radar

For access to this article, please select a purchase option:

Buy chapter PDF
£10.00
(plus tax if applicable)
Buy Knowledge Pack
10 chapters for £75.00
(plus taxes if applicable)

IET members benefit from discounts to all IET publications and free access to E&T Magazine. If you are an IET member, log in to your account and the discounts will automatically be applied.

Learn more about IET membership 

Recommend Title Publication to library

You must fill out fields marked with: *

Librarian details
Name:*
Email:*
Your details
Name:*
Email:*
Department:*
Why are you recommending this title?
Select reason:
 
 
 
 
 
Radar Foundations for Imaging and Advanced Concepts — Recommend this title to your library

Thank you

Your recommendation has been sent to your librarian.

The preceding chapters have devoted some detail to the fundamental aspects of radar: transmission/reception; antennas; waveforms; propagation; RCS; SNR; detection; and accuracy of measurement of range, velocity, and angular position. This chapter combines those fundamentals and considers the particular advantage of applying those techniques to the case of a rotating target, which leads us to the important domain of imaging radar.

Chapter Contents:

  • 6.1 Range-Velocity Compression
  • 6.2 Rotating Target; Inverse Synthetic Aperture Radar
  • 6.3 ISAR for an Extended Target
  • 6.4 Point-Spread Function
  • 6.5 Standard Two-Dimensional ISAR: Small Angles
  • 6.6 Two-Dimensional ISAR: Large Angles
  • 6.7 Three-Dimensional ISAR
  • 6.8 Wavenumber Space and Polar Format Algorithm
  • 6.9 Comments on ISAR
  • 6.10 Other ISAR Cases
  • 6.11 Near-Field ISAR
  • 6.12 Target with Unknown Variable Translation and Rotation
  • References
  • Problems

Inspec keywords: radar imaging; radar antennas; radar cross-sections; electromagnetic wave propagation

Other keywords: angular position; detection; propagation; measurement accuracy; antennas; imaging radar; velocity; radar cross section; transmission/reception; rotating target; SNR; RCS; waveforms

Subjects: Radar equipment, systems and applications; Electromagnetic wave propagation; Single antennas; Optical, image and video signal processing

Preview this chapter:
Zoom in
Zoomout

Introduction to Imaging Radar, Page 1 of 2

| /docserver/preview/fulltext/books/ra/sbra030e/SBRA030E_ch6-1.gif /docserver/preview/fulltext/books/ra/sbra030e/SBRA030E_ch6-2.gif

Related content

content/books/10.1049/sbra030e_ch6
pub_keyword,iet_inspecKeyword,pub_concept
6
6
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address