Improving System Sensitivites for Army ELINT and ESM Systems

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 28685
Amount: $69,995.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1995
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
510 Stewart Dr., N. Syracuse, NY, 13212
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Richard G. Wiley
 (315) 455-7157
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Research Institution
Coherent processing of signals from multiple sensors will be considered for improving Army ELINT and ESM system sensitivity. The use of higher order statistics and exploitation of the cyclostationarity of most signals of interest will be emphasized. Several examples from recent references and a cyclic spectrum approach to detecting a sine wave in noise are discussed. Reliable detection using two sensors at -15 dB SNR is shown, which implies a significant improvement in sensitivity.

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