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190. Guy B. DeMartinis, Brian W. Soper, Jason D. Cook, Thomas M. Horgan, Lawrence F. Horgan, Christopher J. Beaudoin, Jason C. Dickinson, and Andrew J. Gatesman, “A 243 GHz Direct-Conversion FMCW Transceiver for Radar Moving Target Signature Measurements,” IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting, 8-13 July 2018, Boston, Massachusetts. pdf 453KB

188. C. J. Beaudoin, T. Horgan, G. DeMartinis, M. J. Coulombe, T. Goyette, A. J. Gatesman, William E. Nixon, “A prototype fully polarimetric 160-GHz bistatic ISAR compact radar range,” Proc. SPIE, vol. 10188, p. 101880Z, May 2017. pdf 904KB

177. Guy B. DeMartinis, Michael J. Coulombe, Thomas M. Horgan, Brian W. Soper, Jason C. Dickinson, Robert H. Giles, William E. Nixon, "A 100 GHz Polarimetric Compact Radar Range for Scale-Model Radar Cross Section Measurements," Proceedings of the Antenna Measurements Techniques Association (AMTA), Columbus, OH, October 2013, pp. 276-281. pdf 540KB

152. Guy B. DeMartinis, Michael J. Coulombe, Thomas M. Horgan, Robert H. Giles, William E. Nixon, "A 240 GHz Polarimetric Compact Range for Scale Model RCS Measurements," Antenna Measurements Techniques Association (AMTA), Atlanta, GA, October 2010, pp. 3-8. pdf 4.1MB

151. Andriy A. Danylov, Thomas M. Goyette, Jerry Waldman, Michael J. Coulombe, Andrew J. Gatesman, Robert H. Giles, Xifeng Qian, Neelima Chandrayan, Shivashankar Vangala, Krongtip Termkoa, William D. Goodhue, and William E. Nixon, "Terahertz inverse synthetic aperture radar (ISAR) imaging with a quantum cascade laser transmitter," Opt. Express 18, 16264-16272 (2010). pdf 1.1MB

133. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, Robert Giles, Jerry Waldman, and William E. Nixon, "A comparison of fully polarimetric X-band ISAR imagery of scaled model tactical targets," in Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery XIII, edited by Edmund G. Zelnio, Frederick D. Garber, Proceedings of the SPIE Vol 6237 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA, 2006), 62370F. May 2006. pdf 3.8MB

132. Christopher J. Beaudoin, Andrew J. Gatesman, Robert H. Giles, Jerry Waldman, and William E. Nixon, "A 3D Polar Processing Algorithm for Scale Model UHF ISAR Imaging," in Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery XIII, edited by Edmund G. Zelnio, Frederick D. Garber, Proceedings of the SPIE Vol 6237 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA, 2006), 62370A. May 2006. pdf 500KB

127. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, Christopher Beaudoin, Andrew J. Gatesman, Robert Giles, Jerry Waldman, William E. Nixon, "Acquisition of UHF and X-Band ISAR imagery using 1/35th Scale-models," Proc. SPIE Vol. 5808, p. 440-449, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery XII; Edmund G. Zelnio, Frederick D. Garber; Eds. May 2005. pdf 2.1MB

122. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, William J. Gorveatt, Jerry Waldman, William E. Nixon , "X-band ISAR imagery of scale-model tactical targets using a wide bandwidth 350GHz compact range," Proc. SPIE Vol. 5427, p. 227-236, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery XI; Edmund G. Zelnio, Frederick D. Garber; Eds. September 2004. pdf 756KB

120. C. Beaudoin, A. Gatesman, M. Clinard, J. Waldman, R. Giles W. Nixon, "Physical Scale Modeling of VHF/UHF SAR Collection Geometries," Radar Conference, 2004. Proceedings of the IEEE 26-29 April 2004 Page(s): 508- 513. pdf 400KB

118. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, Jerry Waldman, William E. Nixon, "Threedimensional fully polarimetric W-band ISAR imagery of scale-model tactical targets using a 1.56THz compact range," Proc. SPIE Vol. 5095, p. 66-74, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery X; Edmund G. Zelnio, Frederick D. Garber; Eds. September 2003. pdf 3.8MB

117. A. J. Gatesman, C. Beaudoin, R. H. Giles, W. T. Kersey, J. Waldman, S. Carter, W. E. Nixon, "A Signature Correlation Study of Ground Target VHF/UHF ISAR Imagery," Proc. SPIE Vol. 5095, p. 86-97, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery X; Edmund G. Zelnio, Frederick D. Garber; Eds. September 2003. pdf 5.4MB

116. Thomas M. Goyette, Andrew Gatesman, Thomas M. Horgan, Michael Coulombe, Robert Giles, Jerry Waldman, William E. Nixon, "THz Compact Radar Range Systems," Presentation given at IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, June 8-10, 2003, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. pdf 3.7MB

113. Christopher J. Beaudoin, Andrew J. Gatesman, Robert H. Giles, Jerry Waldman, Markus E. Testorf, Michael A. Fiddy, William E. Nixon, "Foliage penetrating radar imaging system," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4792, p. 173-184, Image Reconstruction from Incomplete Data II; Philip J. Bones, Michael A. Fiddy, Rick P. Millane; Eds. December 2002. pdf 614KB

112. A.J. Gatesman, C. Beaudoin, R. Giles, J. Waldman, J.L. Poirier, K.H. Ding, P. Franchi, E.J. Tichovolsky, B. Weijers, W. Nixon, "VHF/UHF Imagery of Targets, Decoys, and Trees," MIT Lincoln Laboratory CCC&D Conference Oct. 2002. pdf 1MB

110. R.H. Giles, W.T. Kersey, A.J. Gatesman, M.J. Coulombe, S. McFarlin, W.E. Nixon, R. Finley, "A Study of the X-Band Radar Signature Characteristics for Main Battle Tanks in Operational Environments," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4718, p. 336-343, Targets and Backgrounds VIII: Characterization and Representation; Wendell R. Watkins, Dieter Clement, William R. Reynolds; Eds. August 2002. pdf 296KB

109. A. J. Gatesman, C. Beaudoin, R. H. Giles, J. Waldman, W. E. Nixon, "VHF/UHF Imagery and RCS Measurements of Ground Targets in Forested Terrain," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4727, p. 80-90, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery IX; Edmund G. Zelnio; Ed. August 2002. pdf 2MB

108. M. Coulombe, J. Waldman, R. Giles, A. Gatesman, T. Goyette, W. Nixon, "Submillimeter-Wave Polarimetric Compact Ranges for Scale-Model Radar Measurements," Microwave Symposium Digest, 2002 IEEE MTT-S International Volume: 3 2002 Page(s): 1583-1586. pdf 240KB

107. R.H. Giles, W.T. Kersey, W.E. Nixon, "Correlation of Moving and Stationary Target X-Band Signatures Using ERADS' 160 GHz Compact Range," 48th TriService Symposium, June 2002.

106. A.J. Gatesman, M. Testorf, C. Beaudoin, M. Fiddy, R. Giles, J. Waldman, K. Ding, J. Poirier, W.E. Nixon, "VHF/UHF Radar Signatures of Foliage-Obscured Threat Military Vehicles," Invited Poster. CCC&D FOPEN Workshop, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, November 2001. pdf 7MB

105. R.H. Giles, H.J. Neilson, D.M. Healy, T. Grayson, R. Williams, W.E. Nixon, "Acquisition and Analysis of X-Band Moving Target Signature Data using a 160 GHz Compact Range," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4379, p. 289-299, Automatic Target Recognition XI; Firooz A. Sadjadi; Ed. October 2001. pdf 176KB

103. R.H. Giles, W.T. Kersey, M.S. McFarlin, H.J. Neilson, R. Finley, W.E. Nixon, "A Study of Target Variability and Exact Signature Reproduction Requirements for Ka-Band Radar Data," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4380, p. 117-126, Signal Processing, Sensor Fusion, and Target Recognition X; Ivan Kadar; Ed. August 2001. pdf 204KB

102. D.R. Culkin, G.B. DeMartinis, T.M. Goyette, J.C. Dickinson, J. Waldman, W.E. Nixon, "W-band Polarimetric Scattering Features of a Tactical Ground Target Using a 1.56THz 3D Imaging Compact Range," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4382, p. 241-251, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery VIII; Edmund G. Zelnio; Ed. August 2001. pdf 1.3MB

101. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, Jerry Waldman, William E. Nixon, Steve Carter, "Fully polarimetric W-band ISAR imagery of scale-model tactical targets using a 1.56THz compact range," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4382, p. 229-240, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery VIII; Edmund G. Zelnio; Ed. August 2001. pdf 4.4MB

100. Beaudoin C.J., Gatesman A.J., Testorf M.E., Fiddy M.A., Giles R.H., Waldman J., "A Foliage Penetration Imaging Radar System," Presentation at IEEE AP-S International Symposium and USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, Boston MA July 2001. pdf 9.3MB

95. Guy B. DeMartinis, Thomas M. Goyette, Michael Coulombe, Jerry Waldman, William Nixon, "A 1.56 THz Spot Scanning Radar Range for Fully Polarimetric W-Band Scale Model Measurements," Antenna Measurements Techniques Association (AMTA), Philadelphia, PA, Oct 2000. pdf 76KB

92. R.H. Giles, W.T. Kersey, M.S. McFarlin, B.G. Woodruff, R. Finley, W.E. Nixon, "A Multiple Resolution Study of Ka-Band HRR Polarimetric Signature Data," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4050, p. 408-417, Automatic Target Recognition X; Firooz A. Sadjadi; Ed. August 2000. pdf 1.9MB

91. Thomas M. Goyette, Jason C. Dickinson, Jerry Waldman, William E. Nixon, "A 1.56THz compact radar range for W-band imagery of scale-model tactical targets," Proc. SPIE Vol. 4053, p. 615-622, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery VII; Edmund G. Zelnio; Ed. August 2000. pdf 796KB

85. M. J. Coulombe, T. Horgan and J. Waldman, G.Szatkowski , and W. Nixon, "A 524 GHz Polarimetric Compact Range for Scale Model RCS Measurements," Antenna Measurements and Techniques Association (AMTA) Proceedings, Monterey, October 1999. pdf 144KB

82. William E. Nixon, H. J. Neilson, G. N. Szatkowski, Robert H. Giles, William T. Kersey, L. C. Perkins, Jerry Waldman, "A Variability Study of Ka-Band HRR Polarimetric Signatures on Eleven T-72 Tanks," Proc. SPIE Vol. 3370, p. 369-382, Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery V; Edmund G. Zelnio; Ed. September 1998. pdf 1.9MB

81. A. J. Gatesman, J.Dickinson, T. Goyette,M. J. Coulombe, T.Horgan,R. H. Giles, and J. Waldman,"Physical Modeling of Lo Ships and Composite Structures/Materials," EM/RF/IR Ship and Submarine Signatures Control Workshop, Naval Research Labroratory, Washington D.C.,28 May 1998.

76. R. H. Giles, E. R. Mueller, W. T. Kersey, J. Dickinson, J. Waldman and W. E. Nixon, "Submillimeter-Wave TRCS and 3DI Measurements of a Scale-Model BMP-3 Simulating W-Band Radar," Proceedings of the 43rd Tri-Service Radar Symposium, Boulder, CO, June 1997.

74. A. J. Gatesman, M. J. Coulombe, R. H. Giles, and J. Waldman, "Submillimeter-Wave Scale Model Measurement Facility," EM/RF/IR Ship and Submarine Signatures Control Workshop, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Florida, 30 May 1997.

73. A. J. Gatesman, M. J. Coulombe, R. H. Giles, W. Goodhue, T. Horgan, J. Waldman, W. E. Nixon and K. Wilson, "Scale Model Radar Cross Section Measurements of the Navy's Advanced Enclosed Mast/Sensor System," Proceedings of the 1997 HAVE FORUM Low Observable Symposium, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, 8-10 April 1997.

71. M. J. Coulombe, T. Horgan and J. Waldman, J. Neilson, S. Carter and W. Nixon, "A 160 GHz Polarimetric Compact Range for Scale Model RCS Measurements," Antenna Measurements and Techniques Association (AMTA) Proceedings, Seattle, WA, pg 239, October 1996. pdf 325KB

57. B. Badipour, W. Wasylkiwskyj, M. J. Coulombe, T. Ferdinand, "Scattering by a Simplified Ship Deckhouse Model," Proceedings for the Antenna Measurements and Techniques Association (AMTA) , October 1993, Dallas, TX. pdf 65KB

56. M.J. Coulombe, T. Ferdinand, T. Horgan, R. H. Giles and J. Waldman, "A 585 GHz Compact Range for Scale Model RCS Measurements," Proceedings for the Antenna Measurements and Techniques Association , October 1993, Dallas, TX. pdf 390KB

55. R.H. Giles, L.E. Grochmal, A.J. Gatesman, J. Waldman, W. Nixon G. Spencer, T. Lavella, "Acquisition of High Range Resolution MMW Signatures using a Submillimeter-Wave Compact Range," Proceedings of the 39th Tri-Service Radar Symposium , June 1993, Monterey, CA.

42. R.H. Giles, M.J. Coulombe, T.M. Horgan, J. Waldman, W.E. Nixon, W.F. Reinhold, J. Shostak and T. LaVella, "Establishment of a Submillimeter Compact Range Meeting Longbow Radar Requirements," Proceedings of the 38th Tri-Service Radar Symposium , West Point, NY, June 1992.

25. R.H. Giles, M.J. Coulombe, A.P. Ferdinand, and J. Waldman, "Millimeter Radar Cross Section Measurements Using Advanced Submillimeter Modeling Techniques," Proceedings of the 33rd Tri Services Radar Symposium , 23-25 June,1987.

24. J. Waldman, R.H. Giles, M.J. Coulombe, A.P. Ferdinand and T.S. Chang, "Advances in Submillimeter Modeling," Proceedings of the Tenth DARPA/Tri Service Millimeter Wave Symposium, May 1986

22. T. Bryant, J. Waldman, W. Goodhue, D. Temme, "Comparison of Precision Millimeter Homing Measurements with Submillimeter Modeling Predictions," Proceedings of 28th Tri-Service Radar Symposium , Dayton, Ohio; June, 1982.

20. J. Waldman and W. D. Goodhue, "Millimeter Images of Tactical Targets by Submillimeter Modeling," Ninth DARPA/Tri-Service Millimeter Wave Conference , October 20-22, 1981, Huntsville, Ala.

19. J. Waldman, H. R. Fetterman, W. D. Goodhue, T. G. Bryant, D. H. Temme, "Submillimeter modeling of millimeter radar systems," Proc. of SPIE, Vol.259 Millimeter Optics (1980) p.152-157. pdf 10.1MB

18. J. Waldman, H. R. Fetterman, P. E. Duffy, T. G. Bryant, P. E. Tannenwald, "Submillimeter Model Measurements and Their Applications to Millimeter Radar Systems," Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Infrared and Near-Millimeter Waves , December, 1979; IEEE cat. No. 79, Ch 1384-7 MIT, pg. 49. pdf 2.2MB

17. J. Waldman, H. R. Fetterman, P. E. Duffy, T. G. Bryant, "Imaging and RCS Measurements of Submillimeter Modeled Tactical Targets," Proceedings of the Twenty-Fifth Tri-Service Radar Symposium, Colorado Springs, Colorado; September, 1979.