Accession Number:

ADA099115

Title:

Detection of a Target Leaving Intermittent Traces.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

A target reveals its presence by occasional emission of blobs of material that are temporarily detectable by a searcher moving in the same medium. The main question addressed is how long will it take the searcher to detect a blob Diffusion of the blobs in two and three dimensions is included as a special case. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE