Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Maneuvering Target Detection via Radon-Fractional Fourier Transform-Based Long-Time Coherent Integration

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Xiaolong Chen ; Dept. of Electron. & Inf. Eng., Naval Aeronaut. & Astronaut. Univ., Yantai, China ; Jian Guan ; Ningbo Liu ; You He

Long-time coherent integration technique is one of the most important methods for the improvement of radar detection ability of a weak maneuvering target, whereas the integration performance may be greatly influenced by the across range unit (ARU) and Doppler frequency migration (DFM) effects. In this paper, a novel representation known as Radon-fractional Fourier transform (RFRFT) is proposed and investigated to solve the above problems simultaneously. It can not only eliminate the effect of DFM by selecting a proper rotation angle but also achieve long-time coherent integration without ARU effect. The RFRFT can be regarded as a special Doppler filter bank composed of filters with different rotation angles, which indicates a generalization of the traditional moving target detection (MTD) and FRFT methods. Some useful properties and the likelihood ratio test detector of RFRFT are derived for maneuvering target detection. Finally, numerical experiments of aerial target and marine target detection are carried out using simulated and real radar datasets. The results demonstrate that for integration gain and detection ability, the proposed method is superior to MTD, FRFT, and Radon-Fourier transform under low signal-to-clutter/noise ratio (SCR/SNR) environments. Moreover, the trajectory of target can be easily obtained via RFRFT as well.

Published in:

Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:62 ,  Issue: 4 )

Date of Publication:

Feb.15, 2014

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.