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ME1500 Radar Principles and Systems

The ME1500 serves as a ready-to-teach package in the area of radar systems and analysis, including CW, Doppler, FMCW, pulsed and imaging radars. This is a lecturer resource consisting of teaching slides, training kits, lab sheets, and problem-based assignments.

Target university subject Target year of study Prerequisite(s)
Radar System and Design, Radar Signal Processing and Analysis 3rd Year or Final year undergraduate Electromagnetic Theory, Antenna and Propagation

Learning Outcomes:

  • Explain principles of radar operations
  • Distinguish various radar configurations
  • Explain and analyze modern radar systems
  • Apply signal processing techniques for radar analysis
  • Evaluate radar signals using industrial grade test and measurement instruments

Radar Lap Setup

Key Specifications

List of Lab Sheets:

  • Introduction to Radar Training Kit
  • Basic Radar Operations
  • CW and Doppler Radar Operations
  • FMCW Radar Operations
  • Linear Chirp Pulsed Radar Operations
  • Radar Cross Section Measurements
  • Radar Signal Generation using SystemVue
  • Radar System Analysis using SystemVue
  • Stepped-Frequency Continuous Wave (SFCW) Radar Operations