microwave radar


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Noun1.microwave radar - measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objectsmicrowave radar - measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects
dish aerial, dish antenna, saucer, dish - directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
Doppler radar - radar that uses the Doppler shift to measure velocity
early warning radar - a radar that is part of an early warning system
measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system - instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something
cathode-ray oscilloscope, CRO, oscilloscope, scope - electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities
pulse generator - a generator of single or multiple voltage pulses; usually adjustable for pulse rate
3d radar, three-dimensional radar - radar that will report altitude as well as azimuth and distance of a target
wave guide, waveguide - a hollow metal conductor that provides a path to guide microwaves; used in radar
weather radar - radar that is able to detect clouds and precipitation
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Plymouth Rock's core technologies include: (1) A Millimeter Remote Imaging from Airborne Drone ('MIRIAD'); (2) A compact microwave radar system for scanning shoe's ('Shoe-Scanner') and (3) Wi-Fi radar techniques for threat detection screening in Wi-Fi enabled zones in buildings and places, such as airports, shopping malls, schools and sports venues ('Wi-Ti').
Plymouth Rock's core technologies include: (1) A Millimeter Remote Imaging from Airborne Drone ("MIRIAD"); (2) A compact microwave radar system for scanning shoe's ("Shoe-Scanner"); and (3) Wi-Fi radar techniques for threat detection screening in Wi-Fi enabled zones in buildings and places, such as airports, shopping malls, schools and sports venues ("Wi-Ti").
According to the UTSA, the system has superior accuracy and lower power consumption compared to existing traffic sensing technologies, including video image processors, microwave radar, and magnetic loop inductors.
Designed as an innovative and effective platform to combat active shooter threats before they occur, the system features Patscan CMR cognitive microwave radar system.
Finally, a recent review on short-range microwave radar systems reports on several examples of measuring the dynamic response of the structure based on the Doppler effect [15].
Just as the atomic bomb came out of Los Alamos and the computer out of Bletchley Park, microwave radar came out of Tuxedo Park, a millionaires' enclave secluded in the heights overlooking the Hudson River in New York State, where retired financier Alfred Loomis turned his mansion into a personal research laboratory.
Microwave radar imaging reconstructs the image using the reflected wave from objects.
To address these issues, early research focused on the development of clinically useful microwave radar (radar) systems for monitoring vital signs and body movements during sleep [2, 3].
(TSX VENTURE: PAT) (OTCQB: PTOTF) (FRANKFURT: 0PL) ("Patriot One" or the "company"), makers of the award-winning PATSCAN CMR(TM) (Cognitive Microwave Radar) concealed weapons detection system has appointed Franco Cerantola, PMP to the position of Vice President, Product Delivery, the company said.
The MICROWAVE OVEN was invented after Percy Spencer, a researcher for a company developing microwave radar transmitters during World War II, walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
Although only one paper associated with microwave radar research is collected in this special issue, the interest in such radar has been increasing significantly.

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