target signature


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target signature

[′tär·gət ‚sig·nə·chər]
(electronics)
Characteristic pattern of the target displayed by detection and classification equipment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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4 illustrates the effect of the various processing steps on the moving target signature in the range-Doppler domain.
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They will collect target signature data on ground targets where greater detail than is possible with ASETS is required.
Using localized information through sliding windows is helpful to distinguish both target signatures in this case.
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The softmax function divides an input image into two classes; i.e., it categorizes on the basis of whether an input image contains target signatures (reflection events) or not.
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