Introduction to Airborne Radar is the revision of the classic book privately published by veteran Hughes engineer and Technical Manager George W. Stimson. The only text that covers the wide range of techniques employed in modern airborne radar * Accessible to all, regardless of technical background * Over Author(s): George W. Stimson. This item is not Real-life examples of airborne radar’s military and civil applications bring the book to life.

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The illustrations are nicely done and the math is easy to follow. Virtually anyone with a knowledge of high gadar algebra, trigonometry, and physics will be able to read and absorb the vast majority of the material.

Understandable and easy to grasp with great illustrations and text. Great book that covers a wide range of topics from basic radar principles to AESA design, EA concepts, to stealth design.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Upon retirement from Hughes, George Stimson successfully negotiated for the rights to the book and made an agreement with SciTech Publishing to do a major revision of the text to update it. Chapter exercises are an important addition for training and undergraduate academic courses.

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Introduction to Radar Systems. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Building on them, it systematically takes you to the point where you can talk on a solid footing with the radar experts and understand what they’re up to.

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Appears unread, fresh and crisp. Community reviewed by over radar experts from organizations worldwide. Read reviews that mention raar book stimson topics authors classic course students update. Jun 01, Condition: Contents Overview of Airborne Radar.

Stimson Jun 01, I have the first two editions of this book and now own the third. Ships from and sold by Amazon.

Stimson’s Introduction to Airborne Radar

Fundamentals are applicable to ground and sea-based radar. Clear, understandable writing supplemented by extensive graphic illustration of concepts and offset boxes taking those concepts to the next level. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Every chapter has been updated to reflect the constant transformations in radar technology and end-of-chapter exercises have also been added, improving its employment as a textbook. Please try again later.

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Stimson No preview available – There was a problem filtering reviews right now. These hallmarks have been meticulously maintained in the third edition by an expansive community of editors, authors, and reviewers. Volume 1 Richard A. Principles of Modern Radar: Introduction to airborne radar George W. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements.


Individual chapters were thoroughly reviewed by the appropriate experts within the Hughes Radar Systems Group. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x Hughes went through three printings and 40, copiesmostly by word-of-mouth testimonials and demand. Modernized to reflect changes in the past 20 years including electronic scanning antennas and high resolution imaging.

Completely covers the wide range of techniques employed in modern airborne and space borne radars. Classic comprehensive reference text, revised and updated, covers advanced techniques in both passive and active electronically steered array antennas; antenna RCS reduction for stealth; multi-frquency operation; long-coherent-integration-time operation; problems of grating and Bragg lobes and means of avoiding them; alert confirm detection; bistatic target detection; 3-D SAR mapping; space-time adaptive processing; advanced approaches to mode control; true-time-delay beam steering; advanced waveforms for exploiting the ESA’s versatility; low probability of intercept techniques; etc.

A great reference for radar and EW professionals. Hughes Aircraft Company, Over radar and EW experts from around the world were involved in reviewing, writing, and editing this book, each one a longtime user of the previous editions.