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Title: Apparatus for synthetic imaging of an object

Abstract

An apparatus for synthetic imaging of an object is disclosed. The apparatus includes a plurality of transmitter elements spaced apart by a first distance in a first column and a plurality of receiver elements spaced apart by a second distance in a second column. The first distance and the second distance are different. The plurality of transmitter elements is a non-integer multiple of the plurality of receiver elements, and the plurality of receiver elements is a non-integer multiple of the plurality of transmitter elements.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1167454
Patent Number(s):
8,937,570
Application Number:
13/629,849
Assignee:
Battelle Memorial Institute (Richland, WA)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Sep 28
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
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Sheen, David M. Apparatus for synthetic imaging of an object. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Sheen, David M. Apparatus for synthetic imaging of an object. United States.
Sheen, David M. Tue . "Apparatus for synthetic imaging of an object". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1167454.
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Weapon detection using a wideband millimeter-wave linear array imaging technique
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Near Field Imaging at Microwave and Millimeter Wave Frequencies
conference, June 2007

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Near-field three-dimensional radar imaging techniques and applications
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