Accession Number:

ADA229784

Title:

Sensitivity Time Control Loss

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept., Mar-Sep 1990,

Corporate Author:

ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL AL ADVANCED SENSORS DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

This report determines the loss associated with the use of sensitivity time control in a receiver. The receiver consists of three stages, the second stage of which incorporates the STC signal level control function. An example receiver is considered to illustrate the degree of STC loss that might be expected in a typical receiver. The loss is expressed in terms of the receivers various noise figures, gains of each stage, and the range ratio. Author.

Subject Categories:

  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment
  • Target Direction, Range and Position Finding

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE