Radar engineering details

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Radar engineering details are technical details pertaining to the components of a radar and their ability to detect the return energy from moving scatterers — determining an object's position or obstruction in the environment.wikipedia
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Radar

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Radar engineering details are technical details pertaining to the components of a radar and their ability to detect the return energy from moving scatterers — determining an object's position or obstruction in the environment.

Scattering

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Radar engineering details are technical details pertaining to the components of a radar and their ability to detect the return energy from moving scatterers — determining an object's position or obstruction in the environment.

Solid angle

angular areaSquare minuteSquare second
This includes field of view in terms of solid angle and maximum unambiguous range and velocity, as well as angular, range and velocity resolution.

Adaptive cruise control

Autonomous cruise control systemDynamic Radar Cruise ControlDISTRONIC PLUS
Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Radar altimeter

radio altimeterradar altimetryelectronic altimeter
Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Air traffic management

ATM
Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Early-warning radar

early warning radarearly warningearly-warning
Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Fire-control radar

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Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Collision avoidance system

Pre-Collision SystemPrecrash systemPre-Safe
Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Ground-penetrating radar

ground penetrating radargeoradarGPR
Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Surveillance

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Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Weather forecasting

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Applications of radar include adaptive cruise control, autonomous landing guidance, radar altimeter, air traffic management, early-warning radar, fire-control radar, forward warning collision sensing, ground penetrating radar, surveillance, and weather forecasting.

Phased array

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This is done electronically, with a phased array antenna, or mechanically by rotating a physical antenna.

Monostatic radar

monostatic (single antenna) CW radarsmonostatic operation
The emitter and the receiver can be in the same place, as with the monostatic radars, or be separated as in the

Beamforming

beam formingbeamformerAntenna beamforming

Antenna (radio)

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This is done electronically, with a phased array antenna, or mechanically by rotating a physical antenna.