1 May 1992 Modeling ultrawideband sea clutter
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Proceedings Volume 1631, Ultrawideband Radar; (1992) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.59028
Event: OE/LASE '92, 1992, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
Since ultrawideband (UWB) radar views the sea scattering surface in minute detail, the prediction of UWB sea clutter entails knowledge of the signal's physical origin, or at least a 'plausibility model' that describes likely sea clutter behavior under a given set of operational circumstances. Calculations are presently conducted for the rate at which the 'islands' of scattering that are generated by surface illumination of an evaporative layer above the sea surface can be expected to be encountered.
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Lewis B. Wetzel, "Modeling ultrawideband sea clutter", Proc. SPIE 1631, Ultrawideband Radar, (1 May 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.59028; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.59028
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