Accession Number : AD0728102


Title :   Comparison between Computer-Controlled Troposcatter Simulation and an Actual Link.


Descriptive Note : Research and development technical rept.,


Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND FORT MONMOUTH N J


Personal Author(s) : Olsen,William A.


Report Date : MAY 1971


Pagination or Media Count : 44


Abstract : The purpose of this report is to compare a computer-controlled troposcatter simulation with data obtained over an actual troposcatter test link. Parameters compared are fade rate, signal amplitude, and fade duration and correlation coefficient distributions, as well as error rates obtained with various high speed digital modems. (Author)


Descriptors :   (*RADIO TRANSMISSION, TROPOSPHERE), (*SIMULATORS, RADIO TRANSMISSION), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), SCATTERING, PENNSYLVANIA, NEW JERSEY


Subject Categories : TEST FACILITIES, EQUIPMENT AND METEORS
      RADIOFREQUENCY WAVE PROPAGATION
      RADIO COMMUNICATIONS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE