Ultra-Wideband Radar Detection in White Noise

  • M. Steiner
  • K. Gerlach
  • F. C. Lin


The purpose of this paper is to examine in detail aspects of UWB detection in white Gaussian noise. Specifically, we assume a range-spread target using a point scattering model with a single polarization. We also assume a single pulse has been transmitted as opposed to multiple pulses. Hence we are not considering the problem of compensating for range walk or cancelling clutter with multiple pulses.


Radar Detection Detector Form Real Detector Transmitted Waveform Match Filter Output 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Steiner
    • 1
  • K. Gerlach
    • 1
  • F. C. Lin
    • 1
  1. 1.Naval Research LaboratoryUSA

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