EC332 Radar and Electronic Navigation Systems

Course Name: 

EC332 Radar and Electronic Navigation Systems


B.Tech (ECE)


Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Introduction to Radar, Basic concepts, Radar equation, Radar systems, elementary Radar signal processing, RADAR cross section, RADAR detection, range & Doppler measurements, tracking, Electronic counter measures, Hyperbola system of navigation, Instrument landing system, Microwave landing systems, Satellite navigation systems.

Course Objective

To provide good understanding of radar systems, radar signal processing, radar target tracking and electronic navigational systems.

Course Outcomes:

At the end of the course the student must be able to

  • Understand radar Systems
  • Analyze radar Systems
  • Analyze radar signal processing
  • Appreciate the wide range of applications of radar Systems
  • Understand Target detection and tracking using radar systems
  • Understand various electronic counter measures(ECM)
  • Understand various electronic navigation systems
  • Design simulation experiments related to radar systems and radar signal processing


M.Skolnik, Introduction to Radar system, McGraw Hill 2002.
J.C Toomay, Principles of Radar, Sci-Tech, 2004
R.J Sullivan, Radar foundation for imaging & advanced concepts, PHI, 2004.
Laurie Tetley and David Calcutt, Electronic Navigation Systems, 3rd Edition, Butterworth Heinemann Publishers
Mark A Richards, Fundamentals of Radar Signal Processing,McGrah -Hill Company, 2005


Electronics and Communication Engineering(ECE)

Contact us

Dr. T. Laxminidhi,  Professor and Head, 
Department of E&C, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar,
Mangalore - 575 025 Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473046

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