Detection of Radar Target by Means of Texture Analysis

Norihisa HIRAO  Matsuo SEKINE  

IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Communications   Vol.E76-B   No.7   pp.789-792
Publication Date: 1993/07/25
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Print ISSN: 0916-8516
Type of Manuscript: PAPER
Category: Electronic and Radio Applications
millimeter wave radar,  pattern recognition,  texture analysis,  

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We observed a ship as a radar target embedded in sea clutter using a millimeter wave radar. The shape of the ship and sea clutter were discriminated by using texture analysis in image processing. As a discriminator, a nonlinear transformation of a local pattern was defined to deal with high order statistics.