6 June 2013 Small battery operated unattended radar sensor for security systems
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McQ has developed, tested, and is supplying to Unattended Ground Sensor (UGS) customers a new radar sensor. This radar sensor is designed for short range target detection and classification. The design emphasis was to have low power consumption, totally automated operation, a very high probability of detection coupled with a very low false alarm rate, be able to locate and track targets, and have a price compatible with the UGS market. The radar sensor complements traditional UGS sensors by providing solutions for scenarios that are difficult for UGS. The design of this radar sensor and the testing are presented in this paper.
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Thomas J. Plummer, Thomas J. Plummer, Stephen Brady, Stephen Brady, Robert Raines, Robert Raines, } "Small battery operated unattended radar sensor for security systems", Proc. SPIE 8711, Sensors, and Command, Control, Communications, and Intelligence (C3I) Technologies for Homeland Security and Homeland Defense XII, 87110C (6 June 2013); doi: 10.1117/12.2016190; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2016190
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