RMS slope of exponentially correlated surface roughness for radar applications

Wolfgang Dierking

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    Abstract

    In radar signature analysis, the root mean square (RMS) surface slope is utilized to assess the relative contribution of multiple scattering effects. For an exponentially correlated surface, an effective RMS slope can be determined by truncating the high frequency tail of the roughness spectrum. The choice of the cutoff frequency and the effect on surface scattering simulations are discussed
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalI E E E Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
    Volume38
    Issue number3
    Pages (from-to)1451-1454
    ISSN0196-2892
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2000

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