Accession Number:

ADD015674

Title:

Method and Apparatus for Tracking Using an Efficient Gating Scheme.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 1 May 91, patented 10 Nov 92,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-11-10

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A method and apparatus for reducing the calculations necessary to track a number of targets. The invention trades off the magnitude of search radius in parameter space against the number of extra copies made of the track data structure in a manner that inherently saves computation as the number of targets becomes large.

Subject Categories:

  • Target Direction, Range and Position Finding

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE