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Capabilities of radar as they might relate to entomological studiesA tutoral background of radar capabilities and its potential for insect research is provided. The basic principles and concepts of radar were reviewed. Information on current radar equipment was examined. Specific issues related to insect research included; target cross-section, radar frequency, tracking target recognition and false alarms, clutter reduction, radar transmitter power, and ascertained atmospheric processes.
Document ID
19790011427
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Skolnik, M. I. (Naval Research Lab. Washington, DC, United States)
Date Acquired
August 9, 2013
Publication Date
March 1, 1979
Publication Information
Publication: NASA. Wallops Flight Center Radar, Insect Population Ecology, and Pest Management
Subject Category
LIFE SCIENCES (GENERAL)
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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