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Statistical characterization of wind turbine clutter in C-band radars

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3 Author(s)
Gallardo-Hernando, B. ; Dept. de Senates, Sist. y Radiocomun., Univ. Politec. de Madrid, Madrid ; Pérez-Martínez, F. ; Aguado-Encabo, F.

Wind farm installations relatively near radar systems may cause unwanted clutter returns. Normal operation of these radars is severely affected by wind turbine clutter backscatter. As a consequence of wind millpsilas blades movement, wind turbine clutter Doppler spectrum is wide and fluctuates. Thus, conventional clutter filtering techniques are useless. In this work a complete statistical characterization of C-band experimental wind turbine clutter datasets is performed. This is the first step towards the development of suitable wind turbine clutter mitigation techniques.

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Radar, 2008 International Conference on

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2-5 Sept. 2008