Accession Number:

ADD020210

Title:

Acquisition System Particularly Suited for Tracking Targets Having High Bearing Rates

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, Filed 21 Mar 2005

Corporate Author:

NAVAL UNDERSEA WARFARE CENTER DIV NEWPORT RI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-03-21

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

An apparatus for a bearing tracker is disclosed that provides improved estimates of targets bearing, bearing rate and signal-to-noise SNR. The estimates are computed using normalized beam spectral data from short time interval preceding the initialization process.

Subject Categories:

  • Target Direction, Range and Position Finding
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE