INNOVATIVE SENSORS FOR DETECTION OF RELOCATABLE TARGETS

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 8340
Amount: $49,895.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1988
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Astron Corp
470 Spring Park Pl, Herndon, VA, 22070
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 JOSEPH R JAHODA
 (703) 471-0600
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
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Abstract
AN INNOVATIVE RF EM MODULATION RADAR SENSOR IS PROPOSED WHICH WILL PROVIDE A RICH, MULTI-SPECTRAL RESPONSE FROM RELOCATABLE STRATEGIC TARGETS. THIS NOVEL RF SYSTEM HAS THE FOLLOWING MAJOR ADVANTAGES OVER COMPETING RADAR SYSTEMS. A. IN ADDITION TO PROVIDIG THE CONVENTIONAL RADAR RETURN, A SECONDARY PHASE MODULATION IS INTRODUCED WHICH PROVIDES A UNIQUE RESPONSE CAPABLE OF FURTHER TARGET CHARACTERIZATION. B. A SIGNIFICANT PENETRATION INTO CAMAFLOUGE MATERIALS AND NON-METALIC STRUCTURES ARE REALIZED, PROVIDING AN ADDITIONAL DIMENSION TO THE RECOGNITION AND IDENTIFICATION OF THE TARGET.

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