1 May 2017 Initial processing and analysis of forward- and side-looking data from the Spectrally Agile Frequency-Incrementing Reconfigurable (SAFIRE) radar
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Abstract
A new, versatile, UHF/L band, ultrawideband (UWB), vehicle-mounted radar system developed at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) has recently been exercised at an arid U.S. test site. The unique switching scheme implemented to record data from all receive channels is described, along with the current calibration procedure. Radar and global positioning system (GPS) data collected in both forwardand side-looking configurations are processed, and synthetic aperture radar (SAR) images are formed. Results are presented for various target emplacement scenarios.
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Kenneth Ranney, Kenneth Ranney, Brian Phelan, Brian Phelan, Kelly Sherbondy, Kelly Sherbondy, Getachew Kirose, Getachew Kirose, Gregory Smith, Gregory Smith, John Clark, John Clark, Arthur Harrison, Arthur Harrison, Marc Ressler, Marc Ressler, Lam Nguyen, Lam Nguyen, Ram Narayanan, Ram Narayanan, } "Initial processing and analysis of forward- and side-looking data from the Spectrally Agile Frequency-Incrementing Reconfigurable (SAFIRE) radar", Proc. SPIE 10188, Radar Sensor Technology XXI, 101881J (1 May 2017); doi: 10.1117/12.2266270; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2266270
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