Radio Emission Source Localization Using Mobile Stations and Field Strength Measurement

  • Anatoly Rembovsky
  • Alexander Ashikhmin
  • Vladimir Kozmin
  • Sergey Smolskiy
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 43)

The determination of RES location using the mobile direction finder, under urban conditions, is not a trivial problem. The complexity of this problem is explained by the fact that, under urban conditions, the electromagnetic field received by the direction finder includes the additional random component ensemble caused by the reflections from local objects. Among them, we may mention irregularities of the topography, buildings and other structures, made of various materials, the electric transmission lines, automobiles and other objects, as well as diffraction. Since these components have random amplitudes and phases, the summary field will also randomly change. At station movement, the varying interference pattern will be observed, when the received signal level changes, relative to some average value.


Field Strength Mobile Station Direction Finding Radio Wave Propagation Urban Condition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anatoly Rembovsky
    • 1
  • Alexander Ashikhmin
    • 1
  • Vladimir Kozmin
    • 1
  • Sergey Smolskiy
    • 2
  1. 1.JSC IRCOSMoskvaRussia
  2. 2.Dept. Radio ReceiversTechnical University Moscow Power Engineering Inst.MoskvaRussia

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