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Multidirectional target detecting system and method

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A method and system for investigating and displaying an image of an area of interest comprising a moving vehicle; at least one processor for producing an image of the area of interest; at least one first transmitter for emitting first signals substantially in a first direction, the at least one first transmitter being operatively associated with the moving vehicle and the processor; at least one first receiver for receiving backscattered signals resulting from the first radar signals, the at least one first receiver being operatively associated with the moving vehicle and the processor; at least one second transmitter operatively for emitting second signals in a direction substantially opposite to the first direction, the at least one second transmitter being operatively associated with the moving vehicle and the processor; at least one second receiver for receiving backscattered signals resulting from the second signals, the at least one second receiver being operatively associated with the moving vehicle and the processor, a GPS subsystem for providing position data relating to the position of the vehicle; the at least one first receiver and the at least one second receiver operating to provide image data to the at least one processor; the at least one processor operating to combine image data from the at least one first receiver and the at least one second receiver with the position data to form a single image; and a display to display the combined image data.

Inventors: 
Nguyen, Lam Huy; Sichina, Jeffrey
Patent Number: 
Technical domain: 
Sensors and Measurement
FIle Date: 
2010-11-09
Grant Date: 
2014-01-07
Grant time: 
1,155 days
Grant time percentile rank: 
21
Claim count percentile rank: 
6
Citations percentile rank: 
3
'Cited by' percentile rank: 
1
Assignee: 
US ARMY