Accession Number:

ADA508886

Title:

Implementation of Phased Array Antenna Technology Providing a Wireless Local Area Network to Enhance Port Security and Maritime Interdiction Operations

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

101.0

Abstract:

This thesis will focus on field testing to evaluate the feasibility of employing electronically steered phased array antennas to provide a ship-to-shore wireless network connection 802.11g for littoral maritime assets. Specific areas being examined include the evaluation of voice, video, and other data transmitted from a maritime interdiction team, in real time, to a remote command and control center in support of a Visit Board Search and Seizure VBSS and Maritime Interdiction Operations MIO.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE