FastICA Algorithm Applied to Scattered Electromagnetic Signals

  • M. Pushyami Rao
  • R. Sunitha
  • Dhanesh G. KurupEmail author
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 637)


In this article, a method based on blind source separation (BSS) is applied for separating multiple scattered electromagnetic signals. For BSS, we used fast independent component analysis (FastICA) algorithm. It is shown that individual echoes from the targets can be separated from multiple electromagnetic echoes collected at different spatially separated antennas. For generating the test data, we used a numerical electromagnetic tool. It is concluded that FastICA has the potential for separating echoes from multiple targets in the area of radar systems.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Pushyami Rao
    • 1
  • R. Sunitha
    • 1
  • Dhanesh G. Kurup
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Communication EngineeringAmrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa VidyapeethamBengaluruIndia

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