David E. Kenyon

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Abstract: Summary A UNIQUE CHARACTERISTIC of the marine radar situation is the existence of a second path of signal propagation by way of the reflective sea surface. For this reason, the marine radar range equation differs from the more conventional expression in several important respects, a careful examination of which can point the way to maximum performance coupled with minimum cost and power consumption in a commercial product.
Published in: NAVIGATION: Journal of the Institute of Navigation, Volume 6, Number 8
Pages: 507 - 515
Cite this article: Kenyon, David E., "RANGE PERFORMANCE OF MARINE RADAR", NAVIGATION: Journal of The Institute of Navigation, Vol. 6, No. 8, 1959, pp. 507-515.
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