Recent Results of High Resolution Ground Image Formation Using Miniaturized C-Band Synthetic Aperture Radar

Piotr Jerzy Samczyński , Damian Gromek , Jędrzej Drozdowicz , Maciej Wielgo , Karol Klincewicz , Adam Grabowski , Marcin Kamil Bączyk , Krzysztof Kulpa


This paper presents recent results of experimental trials using an airborne C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) named SARenka developed at the Warsaw University of Technology. SARenka is a lightweight demonstrator of small size which uses a low power Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) radar operating in C-band. The radar demonstrator allows for high resolution SAR imaging and real-time on-board processing. The radar was developed for operation on aircrafts and medium sized Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) as a testbed of SAR technology. This paper presents the radar design and the recent results of the tests performed with the small manned aircraft PZL-104 Wilga and medium sized UAVs as radar carriers.
Author Piotr Jerzy Samczyński (FEIT / PE)
Piotr Jerzy Samczyński,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
, Damian Gromek (FEIT / PE)
Damian Gromek,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
, Jędrzej Drozdowicz (FEIT / PE)
Jędrzej Drozdowicz,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
, Maciej Wielgo (FEIT / PE)
Maciej Wielgo,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
, Karol Klincewicz (FEIT / PE)
Karol Klincewicz,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
, Adam Grabowski (FEIT / PE)
Adam Grabowski,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
, Marcin Kamil Bączyk (FEIT / PE)
Marcin Kamil Bączyk,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
, Krzysztof Kulpa (FEIT / PE)
Krzysztof Kulpa,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
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Book Proceedings of EUSAR 2016: 11th European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar, 2016, VDE, ISBN 978-3-8007-4228-8
ProjectResearch on measurement, circuit and signal theory and electronic circuits and systems. Project leader: Romaniuk Ryszard, , Phone: +48 22 234 7986, +48 22 234 5360, start date 15-06-2015, end date 31-12-2016, ISE/2015/DS, Completed
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Languageen angielski
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