course: Radar Systems

number:
141125
teaching methods:
lecture with tutorials
media:
computer based presentation, black board and chalk
responsible person:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Musch
Lecturers:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Musch (ETIT), M. Sc. Santiago Hidalgo (ETIT)
language:
german
HWS:
4
CP:
5
offered in:
winter term

dates in winter term

  • start: Tuesday the 15.10.2019
  • lecture Tuesdays: from 14:15 to 15.45 o'clock in ID 03/463
  • tutorial Tuesdays: from 16:15 to 17.45 o'clock in ID 03/463

Exam

All statements pertaining to examination modalities (for the summer/winter term of 2020) are given with reservations. Changes due to new requirements from the university will be announced as soon as possible.

Date according to prior agreement with lecturer.

Form of exam:oral
Registration for exam:FlexNow
Duration:30min

goals

Students have an insight on modern radar systems and learned about numerous practical applications.

content

The term RADAR describes methods for the detection of objects and their parameter determination regarding position, velocity and consistency, using electromagnetic waves. Radar techniques are used for the surveillance and protection of traffic by air, sea, and land. Moreover it is used in meteorology, earth reconnaissance, space travel, astronomy and industrial metrology. The lecture deals with several rf-aspects as well as basic signal processing: - Radar antennas - Radar scatterer - Basic radar systems - Signal processing - FMCW radar - Pulse radar

requirements

keine

recommended knowledge

Contents of the lectures: - Systemtheorie 1+2 - Elektronische Schaltungen

materials

tutorials:

literature

  1. Skolnik, Cerril l. "Introduction to Radar Systems", Mcgraw Hill Higher Education, 2000