Observation of Falling Cosmic Objects Using GPS-Based FSR

H. Kabakchiev , V. Behar , I. Garvanov , D. Kabakchieva , K. Kabakchiev , Hermann Rohling , Krzysztof Kulpa , A. Yarovoy

Abstract

In this paper, the possibility of GPS-based Forward Scatter Radar (GPS FSR), where satellites are exploited as sources of signals, to detect falling cosmic objects isexamined. It is known that in FSR systems, the signal re-reflected by falling cosmic objects as masked by a much stronger direct signal. The goal of the article is to evaluate signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of these signals at the detector input, after the correlator and the integrator. The results obtained show that the difference in SNR between direct and re-reflected signals is substantially dependent on the size of the falling object and the distance to it. The results obtained indicate what signal processing needs to be performed to separate the useful target signal from the direct signal.
Author H. Kabakchiev - [Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski]
H. Kabakchiev,,
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, V. Behar - [Institute of Information and IICT Bulgarian Acadmey of Sciences]
V. Behar,,
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, I. Garvanov - [University of Library Studies and Information Technologies]
I. Garvanov,,
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, D. Kabakchieva - [University of National and World Economy Sofia]
D. Kabakchieva,,
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, K. Kabakchiev - [University of Birmingham]
K. Kabakchiev,,
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, Hermann Rohling - [Hamburg University of Technology]
Hermann Rohling,,
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, Krzysztof Kulpa (FEIT / PE)
Krzysztof Kulpa,,
- The Institute of Electronic Systems
, A. Yarovoy - [Delft University of Technology]
A. Yarovoy,,
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Pages1-9
Publication size in sheets0.5
Book The 19th International Radar Symposium IRS 2018, 2018, CUVILLIER VERLAG, ISBN 978-3-7369-9545-1, 135 p.
DOIDOI:10.23919/IRS.2018.8447936
URL https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8447936
Languageen angielski
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