|Catalog Data||ECEN 5274 (3). Radar Science and Techniques. Radar fundamentals. Scattering by precipitation and atmospheric turbulence. Long-wavelength radars and the dynamics of the middle and upper atmosphere. Design of meterological and clear-air radars. Profiling atmospheric winds, temperature, and humidity by radar. Ionospheric sounding using ionosondes and incoherent-scatter radars.|
|Credits and Design||3 credit hours. Elective course.|
ECEN 5254, Radar and Remote Sensing|
|Textbook||Class notes and journal articles.|
|Course Objectives||To impart to the student detailed knowledge for the design of atmospheric radars.|
Last revised: 08-02-11, PM, ARP.