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RCS PREDICTION FROM PLANAR NEAR-FIELD MEASUREMENTS

By A. Bouzidi and T. Aguili

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Abstract:
It is well-known that, at low frequency, far-field RCS can be measured using a suitable implementation such as outdoor range or large anechoic chamber. The aim of this paper is to propose a new algorithm to predict RCS from near-field measurements. The comparison between RCS values obtained from the proposed method and those obtained from direct far-field values shows a good agreement between the two results.

Citation:
A. Bouzidi and T. Aguili, "RCS Prediction from Planar Near-Field Measurements," Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 22, 41-55, 2012.
doi:10.2528/PIERM11101005

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