This book contains the applications of radars, fundamentals and advanced concepts of CW, CW Doppler, FMCW, Pulsed doppler, MTI, MST and phased array radars etc. It also includes effect of different parameters on radar operation, various losses in radar systems, radar transmitters, radar receivers, navigational aids and radar antennas.
1. Introduction to Radar, Radar Parameters and their Definitions 2. Basic Radars 3. Advanced Radars 4. Traking Radar 5. Factors Affecting Radar Operation and Radar Losses 6. Radar Transmitters 7. Radar Receivers 8. Fundamentals of Navigational Aids 9. Radar Antennas 10. Multiple Choice Questions and Objective Questions with Answers 11. Solved Problems 12. Exercise Problems 13. Model Question Papers Index. Readership: The book will be useful for the students and teachers of B.E.B.Tech, M.Sc (Electronics), M.Sc (Tech), M.Sc (Physics), AMIETE, AMIE
G S N Raju :- Dr. GSN Raju is Professor, Department of Electronics and communication Engineering, Andhra University College of Engineering (Autonomous), Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India. A Ph.D from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, he has 30 years of experience in teaching and research at undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D levels. His main areas of interest are Electromagnetic Field Theory, Antennas and Wave Propagation, Radar and Microwave Communication, Bio-Instrumentation and EMI/EMC.A Visiting Professor in the University of Karlsruhe and Paderborn, Germany in 1994, he is also the recipient of the AP State Best Teacher Award (1999), Best researcher Award (1994), IETE Prof. Aiya Memorial National Award for the Best Research in India in Electronics and Communication Engineering (2005) and Dr. Sarvepalli Radha Krishnan award for the Best Academician of the year 2007. He has published over 200 papers in international journals and proceedings of national and international conferences.Prof. Raju is the Chief Editor of the National Journal of Electromagnetic Compatibility. He has guided 13 Ph.D theses in the fields of Microwave Engineering and Electromagnetics. He is the Dean of Academics and Research Development, Andhra University College of Engineering (Autonomous).