Introduction to Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) Concepts-Sensors

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Overview

Introduction to Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) Concepts-Sensors

Course Description

Gain an overview of Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR)-enabling technologies, systems engineering, and test and evaluation. Explore technical issues related to measures of performance, test planning, instrumentation, and sensor/system functions. Examine challenges testing of network centric systems (and systems of systems), and review aspects of human factors impacting ISR system performance.

Course Content

C4ISR INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW

  • Basic concepts and vocabulary
  • C4ISR functions and platforms

RADAR

  • Radar basics
  • Radar target detection in clutter
  • Imaging radar
  • Surveillance radar

EO/IR

  • Signature physics
  • Propagation physics
  • Sensor modalities
  • Imaging sensors - basics
  • Imaging sensors - test and evaluation
  • Sensor system examples

RADIO FREQUENCY (RF)

  • Signals intelligence and RF receiver introduction
  • Receiver functions

IMAGING

  • Introduction to imaging sensors
  • Imaging quality
  • Image analysis
  • Image processing

MEASUREMENT AND SIGNATURE INTELLIGENCE

RADIOMETRY AND B-RADIOMETRIC FUNDAMENTALS

LOW PROBABILITY OF INTERCEPT

Requirements & Materials
Materials

Provided

  • Notebooks containing hard copies of slides presented
  • CD-ROMs of slides presented

Session Details

  • Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) employees are eligible to receive a discount.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to the Organizational Development website and look for the coupon code under GT Professional Development. Review coupon instructions for more information.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for systems and electrical engineers in the defense area.

What You Will Learn

  • C4ISR introduction and overview
  • ISR sensors and platforms
  • ISR distribution
  • ISR standards and messaging

How You Will Benefit

  • Explore ISR systems, processes, and technology.
  • Understand the "big picture" of ISR concepts and domains.
  • Explore technology areas ranging from imaging sensors to communications and networks.
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

- Abe Kani
President

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