polar plot


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polar plot

The method of locating a target or point on the map by means of polar coordinates.
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The measured polar plot of co-polar and XP radiation pattern with and without SRRs is shown in Figure 12.
The best way to check for causality issues is to use a Polar Plot, a graph of the imaginary versus the real (FIGURE 5); a Smith Chart, a special case Polar Plot, can also be used.
MFCS can conduct final protective fires (FPF), precision registrations, grid, polar plot, and shift missions.
It also introduces a clever new polar plot to display fabric data.
000020"), weighs errors based on the measured values, and converts the ballbar data into an error-exaggerating polar plot of the machine's true movement.
Renish0aw's diagnostic software calculates machine errors, weighs those errors based upon the measured values, and converts the ballbar data into a polar plot of the machine's true movement.
It sends a short-duration, coherent, line-focus acoustic pulse into a fluid (typically water) and detects the reflected echoes from an object submerged in the fluid, creating a 2-D or polar plot.
Accompanying diagnostic software calculates error weights and values, and converts the ballbar data into a polar plot of the machine's true movement.
At each instant, the combined signal has a phase and a magnitude associated with it as shown on the polar plot in Figure 2.
The azimuth patterns of an X-band probe antenna at three different frequencies are represented as a linear plot and polar plot in Figures 4 and 5, respectively.
The antenna radiation pattern is a polar plot of antenna gain vs.
tests o Polar plot can operate as a radar plot o Color thresholding can be applied to a wide range of Metrica