Robust DOA Estimation for Uncorrelated and Coherent Signals

Hui CHEN  Qun WAN  Hongyang CHEN  Tomoaki OHTSUKI  

IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences   Vol.E94-A   No.10   pp.2035-2038
Publication Date: 2011/10/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1337
DOI: 10.1587/transfun.E94.A.2035
Print ISSN: 0916-8508
Type of Manuscript: LETTER
Category: Digital Signal Processing
coherent signals,  direction of arrival(DOA),  sparse reconstruction,  

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A new direction of arrival (DOA) estimation method is introduced with arbitrary array geometry when uncorrelated and coherent signals coexist. The DOAs of uncorrelated signals are first estimated via subspace-based high resolution DOA estimation technique. Then a matrix that only contains the information of coherent signals can be formulated by eliminating the contribution of uncorrelated signals. Finally a subspace block sparse reconstruction approach is taken for DOA estimations of the coherent signals.