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South African Journal of Science

On-line version ISSN 1996-7489
Print version ISSN 0038-2353

S. Afr. j. sci. vol.103 n.5-6 Pretoria May./Jun. 2007




A full-scale static radar cross-section (RCS) measurement facility



J.W. OdendaalI; L. BothaII; J. JoubertI

ICentre for Electromagnetism, Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
IICSIR, P.O. Box 395, Pretoria 0001




We present an overview of a full-scale static RCS near-field measurement facility, and some sample measurements. The measurements, and the target, are in the near-field RCS range. Corrections for distance are made using sophisticated software.



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