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Radar Theoretical Study: Minimum Detection Range And Maximum Signal To Noise Ratio (SNR) Equation By Using MATLAB Simulation Program
American Journal of Modern Physics
Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2013, Pages: 234-241
Received: Jun. 12, 2013; Published: Jul. 20, 2013
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Sulaiman H. M. Al Sadoon, Dept of Physics, Faculty of Science, Zakho University, Duhok, Iraq
Badal H. Elias, Dept of Physics, Faculty of Science, Duhok University, Duhok, Iraq
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This paper deals with the minimum detection range versus maximum signal to noise ratio (SNR) for several choices parameters like (peak power percent, radar cross section (RCS), antenna gain, coherently pulses, and duty cycle) by using MATALAB simulation program, these programs have been developed to make them easy for any user of evaluating the radar range and SNR equations and make them so faster and more convenient. After enter the input these parameters, the programs will calculate the detection range and SNR of a radar system and view the result as graphically.
Radar Range Equation, Minimum Detection, Maximum SNR, Radar Low and High PRF, Antenna Gain
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Sulaiman H. M. Al Sadoon, Badal H. Elias, Radar Theoretical Study: Minimum Detection Range And Maximum Signal To Noise Ratio (SNR) Equation By Using MATLAB Simulation Program, American Journal of Modern Physics. Vol. 2, No. 4, 2013, pp. 234-241. doi: 10.11648/j.ajmp.20130204.20
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