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Geolocation of RF Signals

Principles and Simulations

  • Ilir Progri

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Ilir Progri
    Pages 97-147
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 301-330

About this book

Introduction

Geolocation of RF Signals—Principles and Simulations offers an overview of the best practices and innovative techniques in the art and science of geolocation over the last twenty years. It covers all research and development aspects including theoretical analysis, RF signals, geolocation techniques, key block diagrams, and practical principle simulation examples in the frequency band from 100 MHz to 18 GHz or even 60 GHz. Starting with RF signals, the book progressively examines various signal bands – such as VLF, LF, MF, HF, VHF, UHF, L, S, C, X, Ku, and, K and the corresponding geolocation requirements per band and per application – to achieve required performance objectives of up to 0º precision. Part II follows a step-by-step approach of RF geolocation techniques and concludes with notes on state-of-the-art geolocation designs as well as advanced features found in signal generator instruments.

Drawing upon years of practical experience and using numerous examples and illustrative applications, Ilir Progri provides a comprehensive introduction to Geolocation of RF Signals, and includes hands-on real world labs and applications using MATLAB in the areas of: RF signals specifications, RF geolocation distributed wireless communications networks and RF geolocation.

Geolocation of RF Signals—Principles and Simulations will be of interest to government agency program managers industry professionals and engineers, academic researchers, faculty and graduate students who are interested in or currently designing, developing and deploying innovative geolocation of RF Signal systems.

Keywords

Adaptive signal processing Digital beam-forming Geolocation systems RF signal spectrum Radio frequency signals

Authors and affiliations

  • Ilir Progri
    • 1
  1. 1.Giftet, Inc.WorcesterUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-7952-0
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-7951-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-7952-0
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