radar: Fundamental Formulas for Radar

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Fundamental formulas for Radar, for attenuation, range, velocity, effectiveness, power, scatter, doppler, geometry, radar equations, etc. Based on Nick Guy's Python package PyRadarMet

Author
Jose' Gama [aut, cre], Nick Guy [aut]
Date of publication
2014-12-02 17:04:26
Maintainer
Jose' Gama <rxprtgama@gmail.com>
License
GPL (>= 3)
Version
1.0.0

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Man pages

ApertureWeightingFunctionsAntenna
Antenna Characteristics for Aperture Weighting Functions
AttenuationAbsCoeff
Absorption coefficient of a spherical particle
AttenuationExtCoeff
Extinction coefficient of a spherical particle
AttenuationScatCoeff
Scattering coefficient of a spherical particle
ConversiondBZ2Z
Conversion from dBZ (log) units to linear Z units
ConversionZ2dBZ
Conversion from linear Z units to dBZ (log) units
DopplerDilemma
Doppler dilemma
DopplerFmax
Maximum frequency given PRF
DopplerFreq
Frequency given wavelength
DopplerPulseDuration
Pulse duration from pulse length
DopplerPulseLength
Pulse length from pulse duration
DopplerRmax
Maximum unamiguous range
DopplerVmax
Nyquist velocity, or maximum unambiguous Doppler velocity (+...
DopplerVmaxDual
Doppler velocity from dual PRF scheme radar (+ or -)
DopplerVshift
Adjusted Doppler velocity from a mobile platform
DopplerWavelength
Wavelength given frequency
ElectronicWarfareFrequencyBands
Electronic Warfare Frequency Bands
GeometryBeamBlockFrac
Partial beam blockage fraction
GeometryHalfPowerRadius
Half-power radius
GeometryRangeCorrect
Half-power radius
GeometryRayHeight
Center of radar beam height calculation
GeometryReffective
Effective radius calculation
GeometrySampleVolGauss
Sample volume assuming transmitted energy in Gaussian beam...
GeometrySampleVolIdeal
Sample volume (idealized) assuming all power in half-power...
kConstantSpeedOfLight
Constant speed of light
SystemAntEffArea
Antenna effective area
SystemFreq
Frequency given wavelength
SystemGainPratio
Antenna gain via power ratio
SystemNormXsecBscatterSphere
Normalized Backscatter cross-sectional area of a sphere using...
SystemPowerReturnTarget
Power returned by target located at the center of the antenna...
SystemPowerTarget
Power intercepted by target
SystemRadarConst
Radar constant
SystemSizeParam
Size parameter calculation
SystemThermalNoise
Thermal noise power
Systemwavelength
Wavelength given frequency
SystemXsecBscatterSphere
Backscatter cross-sectional area of a sphere using the...
VariablesCDR
Circular depolarization ratio
VariablesHDR
Differential reflectivity hail signature
VariablesLDR
Linear depolarization ratio
VariablesRadVel
Radial velocity
VariablesReflectivity
Radar reflectivity
VariablesZDP
Reflectivity difference
VariablesZDR
Differential reflectivity

Files in this package

radar
radar/NAMESPACE
radar/data
radar/data/ElectronicWarfareFrequencyBands.rda
radar/data/ApertureWeightingFunctionsAntenna.rda
radar/R
radar/R/radar.R
radar/MD5
radar/DESCRIPTION
radar/man
radar/man/GeometryReffective.Rd
radar/man/kConstantSpeedOfLight.Rd
radar/man/SystemNormXsecBscatterSphere.Rd
radar/man/VariablesRadVel.Rd
radar/man/GeometryRangeCorrect.Rd
radar/man/SystemThermalNoise.Rd
radar/man/AttenuationScatCoeff.Rd
radar/man/SystemRadarConst.Rd
radar/man/ElectronicWarfareFrequencyBands.Rd
radar/man/DopplerVmax.Rd
radar/man/VariablesHDR.Rd
radar/man/GeometryRayHeight.Rd
radar/man/ConversionZ2dBZ.Rd
radar/man/SystemGainPratio.Rd
radar/man/AttenuationExtCoeff.Rd
radar/man/DopplerFreq.Rd
radar/man/SystemAntEffArea.Rd
radar/man/DopplerWavelength.Rd
radar/man/GeometryHalfPowerRadius.Rd
radar/man/GeometrySampleVolIdeal.Rd
radar/man/DopplerPulseDuration.Rd
radar/man/ApertureWeightingFunctionsAntenna.Rd
radar/man/VariablesCDR.Rd
radar/man/DopplerPulseLength.Rd
radar/man/SystemXsecBscatterSphere.Rd
radar/man/VariablesLDR.Rd
radar/man/DopplerVshift.Rd
radar/man/GeometryBeamBlockFrac.Rd
radar/man/DopplerRmax.Rd
radar/man/VariablesZDR.Rd
radar/man/VariablesZDP.Rd
radar/man/SystemSizeParam.Rd
radar/man/SystemFreq.Rd
radar/man/ConversiondBZ2Z.Rd
radar/man/DopplerFmax.Rd
radar/man/Systemwavelength.Rd
radar/man/GeometrySampleVolGauss.Rd
radar/man/VariablesReflectivity.Rd
radar/man/SystemPowerReturnTarget.Rd
radar/man/AttenuationAbsCoeff.Rd
radar/man/DopplerVmaxDual.Rd
radar/man/SystemPowerTarget.Rd
radar/man/DopplerDilemma.Rd