Accession Number:

ADA229599

Title:

The APL RCS/Statistics Code Description, Illustrations of Output, (User's Guide)

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.

Corporate Author:

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV LAUREL MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Report Date:

1984-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

78.0

Abstract:

This report is a description of a computer code that results in the first- and higher-order statistics of radar cross sections of a complex target as a function of frequency, polarization, aspect angle, and constituent parameters of the target. The premise is that a complex target can be represented by a set of simple scatters. There is a general discussion of RCS data the capabilities of the code from the viewpoint of the RCS analyst or data librarian the theory of RCS, statistics, lobe structure, and glint embodied in the code a users guide from the viewpoint of the computer analyst and a program listing. Keywords Radar scintillation statistics, Data storage, Computations, User manuals.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE