Hardware in the Loop Simulation for Electromagnetic Environment Based on the Software Definable Signal Generator

  • Qian Zhang
  • Baohang Shao
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 259)


Electromagnetic environment simulation is an important part of the developing and performance testing for communication and communication countermeasure equipments. Hardware in the loop simulation provides true wireless signal. It improves simulation credibility, thus becoming an effective method for the electromagnetic environment simulation. This paper analyzes the hardware and software constitution of the software definable signal generator. To use the signal generator to build hardware in the loop, electromagnetic simulation system was discussed. The system can be used to produce narrowband communication signals. The paper provides a reference for communication electromagnetic environment simulation.


Hardware in the loop simulation Software defined radio Communications Electromagnetic environment 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.PLA Institute of Physical EducationGuangzhouChina

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