Accession Number:

AD0644694

Title:

THE SEARCH PROBLEM, AN EXPOSITION.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SILVER SPRING MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

80.0

Abstract:

The problem of improving, and if possible optimizing, the scan pattern of a radar that is being used to locate a target whose position has a known probability distribution has been studied by B. O. Koopman and O. V. Staroverov. This report is a survey and exposition of their results and associated topics. No previous knowledge of mathematics more advanced than elementary calculus is needed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE