Introduction To Communication Electronic Warfare Systems

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Serving as an introductory level technical text on the basic aspects of communication electronic warfare (EW) systems, this volume contains 17 chapters addressing such topics as electromagnetic signal propagation; noise and interference; radio communication technologies; system engineering; electronic support; electronic attack; antennas and receivers; signal processing; direction-finding position-fixing techniques; hyperbolic position-fixing techniques; exciters and power amplifiers; early-entry organic electronic support; detection and geolocation of frequency-hopping communication emitters; signal detection range; and UAV and ground-based electronic attack. An appendix covers probability and random variables and simulated networks. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781580533447
  • Publisher: Artech House, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 2/28/2002
  • Series: Artech House Information Warfare Library Series
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Pages: 576
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.44 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Communication Electronic Warfare Systems 1
Ch. 2 Electromagnetic Signal Propagation 19
Ch. 3 Noise and Interference 55
Ch. 4 Radio Communication Technologies 61
Ch. 5 System Engineering 151
Ch. 6 Electronic Support 177
Ch. 7 Electronic Attack 189
Ch. 8 Antennas 207
Ch. 9 Receivers 231
Ch. 10 Signal Processing 265
Ch. 11 Direction-Finding Position-Fixing Techniques 331
Ch. 12 Hyperbolic Position-Fixing Techniques 403
Ch. 13 Exciters and Power Amplifiers 425
Ch. 14 Early-Entry Organic Electronic Support 453
Ch. 15 Detection and Geolocation of Frequency-Hopping Communication Emitters 473
Ch. 16 Signal Detection Range 487
Ch. 17 Electronic Attack: UAV and Ground-Based 505
App. A Probability and Random Variables 517
App. B Simulated Networks 529
List of Acronyms 539
About the Author 545
Index 547
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