Accession Number:

ADA609218

Title:

End-to-End Modeling with the Heimdall Code to Scope High-Power Microwave Systems

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

SAVANNAH RIVER NATIONAL LAB AIKEN SC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2007-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

In this paper, we describe the expert-system code HEIMDALL, which is used to model full high-power microwave systems using over 60 systems-engineering models, developed in the course of over a decade, that describe the prime and pulsed power, microwave sources, antennas, platforms, and propagation. We show an example of our calculations of the mass of a Supersystem producing 500-MW, 15-ns output pulses in the X band for bursts of 1 s, interspersed with 10-s interburst periods.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE