Tuesday, September 22

09:00 am-10:00 am PT1: Plenary Talk1 - Peter Knott
10:00 am-10:20 am Coffee Break
10:20 am-12:00 pm TM-L1: Learning techniques for radar and EW TM-L2: Passive Radars TM-L3: Phased Array Antennas TM-L4: Radar Detection TM-SS1: Urban remote sensing using SAR.
12:00 pm-01:00 pm TM-P1: PSS1-Resource management for cognitive radar systems,
TM-P2: Multistatic and passive radars,
TM-P3: Wideband antennas and phased array,
TM-P4: Cognitive radars,
TM-P5: Target detection and clutter suppression,
TM-P6: Space-based/Airborne radars
01:00 pm-02:15 pm Lunch Break
02:15 pm-03:00 pm Opening ceremony
03:00 pm-04:00 pm Inaugural Plenary Talk - Lorenzo Mariani (Leonardo Spa, Italy)
04:00 pm-04:20 pm Coffee Break
04:20 pm-06:00 pm TA-SS2: Topics, trends and challenges in cognitive radars TA-L2: Multistatic radars TA-SS3: Quantum radar: real world experiments and new theory TA-L4: Short range civilian radars TA-SS4: Distributed SAR systems and missions

Wednesday, September 23

09:00 am-10:40 am WM-SS5: Sparse array design techniques for radar applications WM-L2: Radar waveform design/optimization WM-SS6: Emerging technologies in automotive radars WM-L4: Classification and recognition of drones WM-SS7: Multitemporal SAR image processing and analysis
10:40 am-11:00 am Coffee Break
11:00 am-12:40 pm WM-L6: Compressed sensing and sparsity exploitation WM-SS8: Coexistence of radar and communication systems WM-SS9: Interference in automotive radars WM-SS10: Detection, tracking, and classification of small drones WM-L10: Space-based radar systems and missions
12:40 pm-02:00 pm Lunch Break
02:00 pm-03:00 pm Plenary Talk 2 - Markus Gardill
03:00 pm-04:40 pm WA-SS11: Emerging technologies for radar applications: compressive sensing meets machine learning WA-SS12: Dual-function radar/communication systems WA-L3: Automotive radars WA-L4: Radar for structural monitoring WA-L5: Space-based/Airborne radar remote sensing applications
04:40 pm-05:00 pm Coffee Break
05:00 pm-06:40 pm WA-P1: PSS2 - Advanced radar waveform design strategies,
WA-P2: Localization and estimation,
WA-P3: Waveform diversity and MIMO radars,
WA-P4: Automotive radar technology and signal processing,
WA-P5: Experimental short-range target detection and classification,
WA-P6: Radar tracking and track-before-detect

Thursday, September 24

09:00 am-10:40 am ThM-L1: DOA Estimation ThM-L2: Joint radar and communications ThM-L3: Radar technology ThM-L4: Radar phenomenology and modeling ThM-SS13: SAR meets AI
10:40 am-11:00 am Coffee Break
11:00 am-12:40 pm ThM-SS14: Multisensor multitarget tracking in surveillance applications ThM-SS15: Multi-function spectral system co-design ThM-L8: Radar classification ThM-SS16: Ground based radar remote sensing of clouds and precipitation ThM-L10: High resolution radar imaging
12:40 pm-02:00 pm Lunch Break
02:00 pm-03:00 pm Plenary Talk 3 - Mahta Moghaddam
03:00 pm-04:40 pm ThA-L1: Radar tracking ThA-L2: Software-defined, small radar architectures, prototypes ThA-SS17: Radar for health monitoring and biomedical applications ThA-SS18: Satellite sensing of the atmosphere: radar technologies and methods for advancing atmospheric and climate science. ThA-SS19: Millimeter-wave synthetic aperture radar
04:40 pm-05:00 pm Coffee Break
05:00 pm-06:40 pm ThA-P1: PSS3 - Multitarget tracking,
ThA-P2: PSS4 - Multisensor multitarget tracking,
ThA-P3: PSS5 - Radar networks for climate change,
ThA-P4: Indoor, GPR and through-the-wall radars,
ThA-P5: ECCM, defense and technology,
ThA-P6: High resolution SAR/ISAR,
ThA-P7: Detection and estimation

Tuesday, September 22

Tuesday, September 22 9:00 - 10:00 (Europe/Rome)

PT1: Plenary Talk1 - Peter Knott

Tuesday, September 22 10:00 - 10:20 (Europe/Rome)

Coffee Break

Tuesday, September 22 10:20 - 12:00 (Europe/Rome)

TM-L1: Learning techniques for radar and EW

Room: Ch1
Chairs: Alexander Charlish (Fraunhofer FKIE, Germany), Visa Koivunen (Aalto University, Finland)
10:20 Reinforcement Learning-Based Joint Adaptive Frequency Hopping and Pulse-Width Allocation for Radar anti-Jamming
Ailiya Ailiya, Wei Yi and Ye Yuan (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
10:40 CNN-LSTM Based Approach for Parameter Estimation of K-clutter plus Noise
Taha Hocine Kerbaa and Amar Mezache (University of Mohamed Boudiaf, M'sila. Algeria); Fulvio Gini and Maria S. Greco (University of Pisa, Italy)
11:00 Deep Learning for Accurate Indoor Human Tracking with a mm-Wave Radar
Jacopo Pegoraro, Domenico Solimini, Federico Matteo, Enver Bashirov, Francesca Meneghello and Michele Rossi (University of Padova, Italy)
11:20 Discrimination of Air Breathing Targets and Ballistic Missiles Using Deep Learning
Alfonso Farina (Leonardo Company Consultant, Italy); Massimo Loffreda (Leonardo spa, Italy); Luca Timmoneri (Leonardo Spa, Italy)
11:40 Deep Learning for Radar Signal Detection in Electronic Warfare Systems
Mustafa Nuhoglu (Istanbul Technical University & ASELSAN, Turkey); Yasar Kemal Alp (ASELSAN Inc., Turkey); Fatih Cagatay Akyon (Bilkent University, Turkey)

TM-L2: Passive Radars

Room: Ch2
Chairs: Fabiola Colone (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy), Hugh Griffiths (University College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
10:20 Detecting and Tracking a Small UAV in GSM Passive Radar Using Track-before-Detect
Benjamin Knoedler (Fraunhofer FKIE, Germany); Christian Steffes (Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics FKIE, Germany); Wolfgang Koch (Fraunhofer FKIE & University of Bonn, Germany)
10:40 Localization of Micro Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Using Digital Audio Broadcast Signals
Samuel Welschen (ETH Zürich, Switzerland); Christof Schüpbach (Armasuisse Science+Technology, Switzerland); Stephen Paine (Armasuisse Science+Technology, Switzerland & University of Cape Town, South Africa); Urs Böniger (Armasuisse Science+Technology, Switzerland); Pascal Leuchtmann (ETH Zürich, Switzerland); Juerg Leuthold (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
11:00 Polarimetric Antenna Diversity for Improved Reference Signal Estimation for Airborne Passive Radar
Philipp M. Wojaczek, Diego Cristallini, Jochen Schell and Daniel O Hagan (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany); Ashley Summers (Defence Science and Technology Group, Australia)
11:20 Multi-carrier Adaptive Detection in Polarimetric Passive Radars
Francesca Filippini and Fabiola Colone (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)
11:40 Joint Measurement of Target Angle and Angular Velocity Using Interferometric Radar with FM Waveforms
Jason Michael Merlo and Jeffrey Nanzer (Michigan State University, USA)

TM-L3: Phased Array Antennas

Room: Ch3
Chair: Xiangrong Wang (Beihang University, China)
10:20 Phased-Array Antenna Pattern Optimization with Evolution Strategies
Paul Dufossé (Inria & Ecole Polytechnique, Thales DMS, France); Cyrille Enderli (Thales Airborne Systems, France); Laurent Savy (THALES DMS, France); Nikolaus Hansen (Inria, France)
10:40 Multi-channel Microwave-Photonic Link for Antenna Remoting in Multifunctional Phased-Array Radar
Luca Banchi (GEM Elettronica srl, Italy)
11:00 Two-way MIMO Sparse Array Antenna Optimization with NSGA-III
Asgeir Nysaeter (FFI, Norway)
11:20 AESA Adaptive Beamforming Using Deep Learning
Simone Bianco (University of Milano Bicocca, Italy); Maurizio Feo (MBDA Missile Systems, Italy); Paolo Napoletano (University of Milan, Bicocca, Italy); Alberto Raimondi (University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy); Giovanni Petraglia and Pietro Vinetti (MBDA Missile Systems, Italy)
11:40 Co-existence of AESA (Active Electronically Scanned Array) Radar and Electronic Warfare (EW) Systems on Board of a Military Ship
Salvatore Celentano (Leonardo spa, Italy); Alfonso Farina (Leonardo Company Consultant, Italy); Luca Timmoneri (Leonardo Spa, Italy); Goffredo Foglia (Elettronica S.P.A., Italy)

TM-L4: Radar Detection

Room: Ch4
Chairs: Stéphanie Bidon (University of Toulouse / ISAE, France), Danilo Orlando (Universita' degli Studi Niccolo' Cusano, Italy)
10:20 Subspace-Based Target Detection in the Presence of Multiple Alternative Hypotheses
Eloisa Faro (Università Roma 3, Italy); Gaetano Giunta (University of Roma Tre, Italy); Sudan Han (National Innovation Institute of Defense Techonology, China); Danilo Orlando (Universita' degli Studi Niccolo' Cusano, Italy); Luca Pallotta (University of Roma Tre, Italy)
10:40 Three-Dimensional Deterministic Detection and Estimation Algorithms for MIMO SFCW Radars
Alessandro Davoli, Emilio Sirignano and Giorgio M. Vitetta (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy)
11:00 Improving Detection of Unknown Signal with Unknown Duration Using an Information Criterion
Abigael Taylor (ONERA, the French Aerospace Lab, France); Olivier Rabaste (Onera, France)
11:20 Persymmetric Adaptive Detector for FDA-MIMO Radar
Cheng Jie, Hui Chen, Ronghua Gui, Jia Wenkai and Wen-Qin Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
11:40 Hybrid Detection Approaches Using the Single Data Set Algorithm
Elias Aboutanios (University of New South Wales, Australia); Luke Rosenberg (Defence, Science and Technology Group & University of Adelaide, Australia)

TM-SS1: Urban remote sensing using SAR.

Room: Ch5
Chairs: Fabio Dell'Acqua (University of Pavia, Italy), Paolo Gamba (Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy)
10:20 Compressed Sensing-Based Multi-Aperture Focusing of Spaceborne Transmitter/Stationary Receiver Bistatic SAR Data
Adrian Focsa (University Politehnica of Bucharest / Military Technical Academy, Romania); Mihai Datcu (German Aerospace Center, Germany); Andrei Anghel (University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania)
10:40 Generation of Large-Scale High Quality 3-D Urban Models
Yilei Shi (Technical University of Munich, Germany); Richard Bamler (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany); Yuanyuan Wang (Technical University of Munich & German Aerospace Center, Germany); Xiao Zhu (Technical University of Munich, Germany)
11:00 Scattering Component Selection and Multi-resolution Detection of Persistent Scatterers in Sparsely Urbanized Areas
Gianfranco Fornaro (CNR-IREA, Italy); Antonio Pauciullo (IREA, CNR, Italy); Diego Reale and Simona Verde (CNR-IREA, Italy)
11:20 Using Neural Networks for Change Detection and Classification of COSMO-SkyMed Images
Alessia Benedetti (University of Rome "Tor Vergata, Italy); Ludovica Porzio (Tor Vergata, Italy); Giovanni Schiavon (Tor Vergata University - DISP, Italy); Daniele Latini (University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Italy); Luca Fasano (Italian Space Agency, Italy); Fabio Del Frate (Università degli Studi di Roma, Italy)
11:40 Bistatic Scattering from a Canonical Building
Gerardo Di Martino (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Alessio Di Simone (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Walter Fuscaldo (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Antonio Iodice (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy); Daniele Riccio (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Giuseppe Ruello (Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy)

Tuesday, September 22 12:00 - 1:00 (Europe/Rome)

TM-P1: PSS1-Resource management for cognitive radar systems

Chairs: Junkun Yan (Xidian University, China), Wei Yi (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Joint Optimization of Target Assignment and Resource Allocation for Multi-Target Tracking in Phased Array Radar Network
Chenguang Shi, Lintao Ding and Wei Qiu (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China); Fei Wang (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China); Jianjiang Zhou (Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China)
Joint Online Route Planning and Power Allocation for Multitarget Tracking in Airborne Radar Systems
Xiujuan Lu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Jun Sun and Ye Yuan (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Antenna Placement Algorithm for Distributed MIMO Radar with Distance Constrains
Yao Wang, Wei Yi and Shixing Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Mahendra Mallick (Independent Consultant, USA); Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Sensor Selection for Multi-target Tracking in Phased Array Radar Network Under Hostile Environment
Jinhui Dai and Junkun Yan (Xidian University, China); Shenghua Zhou (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, Xidian University, China); Wang Penghui and Bo Jiu (Xidian University, China); Hongwei Liu (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, China)
Mobile Sensors Path Planning for Cooperative Monitoring of Different Mission Importance Areas
Yaoying Tang and Yao Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Joint Waveform Selection and Time-Space Resource Management in Netted Colocated MIMO Radar System for Multi-target Tracking
Yang Su (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Ting Cheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology, China); Zi-Shu He (University of Electronics Science and Technology of China, China); Xi Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Fast Constant Modulus MIMO Radar Waveform Design for Interference Mitigation
Hao Zheng (XiDian University, China); Bo Jiu (Xidian University, China); Hongwei Liu (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, China)

TM-P2: Multistatic and passive radars

Chairs: Daniel O Hagan (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany), Krzysztof (Chris) Kulpa (Warsaw University of Technology, Spain)
Reinforcement Learning Based Dynamic Task Scheduling for Multifunction Radar Network
Longxiao Xu and Tianxian Zhang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Airplane Detection by FSR Using Cosmic Radio Emissions
Hristo A. Kabakchiev (Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski", Bulgaria); Vara Behar (Institute of Information and Communication Technologies, Bulgaria); Ivan Garvanov (University of Library Studies and Information Technologies, Bulgaria); Dorina Kabakchieva (University of National and World Economy, Bulgaria); Avgust Kabakchiev (BULATSA, Bulgaria); Nikola Petrov (National Astronomical Observatory Rozhen Smolyan, Bulgaria); Hermann Rohling (Technical University Hamburg-Harburg, Germany); Mark Bentum (Eindhoven University of Technology & ASTRON, The Netherlands)
Exploitation of Bi-Static Radar Architectures for LEO Space Debris Surveying and Tracking: The BIRALES/BIRALET Project
Angelo Podda (Vitrociset spa, Italy); Sergio Casu (Vitrociset Spa, Italy); Antonio Coppola (Vitrociset, Italy); Fabio Protopapa (Vitrociset spa, Italy); Andrea Lazzareschi Sergiusti (Vitrociset Spa, Italy); Germano Bianchi, Claudio Bortolotti, Mauro Roma, Giuseppe Pupillo, Luca Lama, Federico Perini, Marco Schiaffino, Andrea Maccaferri, Giovanni Naldi and Andrea Mattana (INAF - IRA, Italy); Tonino Pisanu and Enrico Urru (INAF - OAC, Italy); Luca Schirru (National Institute for Astrophysics - Astronomical Observatory of Cagliari, Italy); Pierluigi Ortu and Francesco Gaudiomonte (INAF - OAC, Italy); Pierluigi Di Lizia, Giovanni Purpura and Mauro Massari (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Direct Localization of Shortwave Emitters in Multipath Ionosphere Channel
Lichan Yan, Xing-peng Mao and Minqiu Chen (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
An Adaptive Optimization Algorithm for Antenna Deployment in Dynamic Environment
Ziqin Wang, Yanli Zeng, MingMin Shu, Mingfeng Pu and Chuanlin Huang (Science and Technology on Electronic Information Control Laboratory, China)
Topology Design for Distributed Radar Imaging Based on Wavenumber Domain Splicing Analysis
Fanyun Xu, Rufei Wang, Junyu Zhu, Yongchao Zhang, Yin Zhang and Yulin Huang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)
Radiometric Passive Imaging for Robust Concealed Object Identification
San Hlaing Myint (Global Information and Telecommunication Institute Waseda University); Yutaka Katsuyama (Global Information and Telecommunication Institute Waseda University, Japan); Toshio Sato (Waseda University, Japan); Xin Qi (Global Information and Telecommunication Institute, Waseda University, Japan); Zheng Wen, Keping Yu, Kiyohito Tokuda and Takuro Sato (Waseda University, Japan)
Iso-Motion-Compensation Curves for Bistatic SAR
Yi Li, Wenchao Li, MIn Li and Wenjing Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Zhongyu Li and Junjie Wu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Yulin Huang and Jianyu Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
2D Constrained PBR Localization via Active Radar Designation
Angela Marino (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Augusto Aubry (Universita degli studi di Napoli, Italy); Antonio De Maio (University of Naples "Federico II", Italy); Paolo Braca (CMRE, Italy)
A Novel Phase Compensation of the Target Detection for CSI with Commodity WiFi
Xiang Zhu, Bin Zhao, Zhang Yun, Jin Wei and Hongbo Li (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Network Architecture Optimization for Area Surveillance in Multi-static Radar Systems
Chengxin Yang, Yao Wang and Wei Yi (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Efficient Direct Signal Cancellation for FM-based Passive Radar
Christof Schüpbach (Armasuisse Science+Technology, Switzerland); Stephen Paine (Armasuisse Science+Technology, Switzerland & University of Cape Town, South Africa); Daniel O'Hagan (University of Cape Town, South Africa)

TM-P3: Wideband antennas and phased array

Chairs: Danilo Erricolo (University of Illinois at Chicago, USA), Mohammadamin Karbasi (Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran)
Research on the Effect of Phased Array Beam Scanning on Self-interference Cancellation
Jie Zhang (NRIET, China); Wensheng Chang (Nanjing Research Institute of Electronics Technology, China)
Modeling and Experimental Study of Full-Duplex Channel Characteristics for Phased Array Simultaneous Transmission and Reception
Jie Zhang (NRIET, China); Wensheng Chang (Nanjing Research Institute of Electronics Technology, China)
Research on Modeling and Principle Verification of Full-Duplex Technology Based on Phased Array
Jie Zhang (NRIET, China); Wensheng Chang (Nanjing Research Institute of Electronics Technology, China)
Design of a Spherical Conformal Phased Array Antenna Based on the Truncated Icosahedron
Jihong Zhang, Peiguo Liu, Zhaowen Zhuang, Jibo Wei, Xiaohui Liu, Hongqiang Wang and Ligang Li (National University of Defense Technology, China)
Robust Adaptive Beamformer Based on Weighted Sparse Constraint
Qin He, Ziyang Cheng, Zhihang Wang and Zishu He (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Difference Pattern Synthesis for Spherical Arrays
Zhijiang Huang (China Academy of Engineering Physics, China); Yimao Sun (China Academy of Engineering Physics & University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Performance Analysis and Evaluation of Implementing the MVDR Beamformer for the Circular Antenna Array
Somayeh Komeylian (Ryerson University, Canada)
Design of an HF Transmitter Antenna for Bistatic Ionospheric Soundings in Antarctica
Kathleen C MacWilliam (University of Cape Town, South Africa)

TM-P4: Cognitive radars

Chairs: Alfonso Farina (Leonardo Company Consultant, Italy), Sevgi Z Zubeyde Gurbuz (University of Alabama & TUBITAK Space Technologies Research Institute, Italy)
Deinterleaving Pulse Trains via Interleaved Markov Process Estimation
Gabriel Ford, Benjamin Foster and Stephen Braun (Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Laboratories, USA)
Fully Adaptive Resource Management in Radar Networks
Roland Oechslin (Armasuisse, Switzerland); Sebastian Wieland (Büro für Sensorik und Signalverarbeitung, Germany); Andreas Zutter (PrecisionWave AG, Switzerland); Uwe Aulenbacher (Büro für Sensorik und Signalverarbeitung, Germany); Peter Wellig (Armasuisse, Switzerland)
Radar-camera Fusion for Road Target Classification
Kheireddine Aziz (Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre (IMEC) & Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium); Eddy De Greef, Maxim Rykunov and Andre Bourdoux (IMEC, Belgium); Hichem Sahli (VUB, Belgium)
Multistatic Radar Deployment Within A Non-Connected Region
Yi Han, Tianxian Zhang and Xiaobo Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Cognitive Radar System for Obstacle Avoidance Using In-Motion Memory-Aided Mapping
Liyong Guo (Beijing Institute of Technology, China); Michail Antoniou and Christopher J. Baker (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
AI-Augmented Multi Function Radar Engineering with Digital Twin: Towards Proactivity
Mathieu Klein (Thales Air Systems, France); Thomas Carpentier (THALES LAnd & Air Systems, France); Eric Jeanclaude (THALES Land & Air Systems, France); Rami Kassab (Thales Air Systems, France); Konstantinos Varelas and Nicolas de Bruijn (THALES Land & Air Systems, France); Frederic Barbaresco (Thales Air Systems, France); Yann Briheche (THALES Research & Technology, France); Yann Semet (THALES Group, Germany); Florence Aligne (Thales Research and Technology, France)
Generating Synthetic Short-Range FMCW Range-Doppler Maps Using Generative Adversarial Networks and Deep Convolutional Autoencoders
Marcio L Lima de Oliveira (University of Twente, The Netherlands); Marco Bekooij (University of Twente and NXP Semiconductors, The Netherlands)
Transmit-Receive Design for Non-Uniform Pulse Repetition Interval Airborne Radar in the Presence of Signal-Dependent Clutter
Tao Fan, Mengmeng Ge, Na Gan and Yanqin Xu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Zhihao Jiang (Naval Research Academy, China)

TM-P5: Target detection and clutter suppression

Chairs: Warren P du Plessis (University of Pretoria, South Africa), Yimin D. Zhang (Temple University, USA)
MIMO Radar Detection in Compound Gaussian Sea Clutter Using Joint Model and Sample Selection
Zhihang Wang, Zishu He and Qin He (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Parameter Optimization of Sparse Fourier Transform for Radar Target Detection
Hongchi Zhang and Tao Shan (Beijing Institute of Technology, China); Shengheng Liu (Southeast University & Purple Mountain Laboratories, China); Ran Tao (Beijing Institute of Technology, China)
Modified Iterative Adaptive Approach Based on Range-Doppler Matched Filter Outputs
Biao Zhang, Jing Tian and Siliang Wu (Beijing Institute of Technology, China)
Maritime Target Detection Using Frequency Estimation
Brian Ng (University of Adelaide, Australia); Luke Rosenberg (Defence, Science and Technology Group & University of Adelaide, Australia)
Clutter-Ridge Matched SR-STAP Technique for Non-stationary Clutter Suppression
Hongda Ye (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Zhongyu Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Zhutian Liu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Junjie Wu and Haiguang Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)
Enhanced Graph-Based Detection for Moving Targets in Sea Clutter
Wenjing Zhao and Minglu Jin (Dalian University of Technology, China)
A Single Dataset Joint Domain Localized Algorithm for Clutter Suppression in Shipborne High Frequency Surface Wave Radar
Liang Guo, Xin Zhang, Yang Qiang, Lin Wang, Jiazhi Zhang and Weibo Deng (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Coherent Fusion of Polarization Diversity Channels with Phase-Locked Loop for Target Detection
Yiheng Guo (Xidian University, China); Shenghua Zhou (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, Xidian University, China); Aoya Wang (Xidian University, China); Hongwei Liu (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, China); Yuehong Zhang (PLA Air Force Xi'an Flight Academy, China); Yunhe Cao (Xidian University Xi'an China, China); Hongtao Su (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, China)
Clutter Suppression and Moving Target Indication Using Deramp-STAP with Radon Transform for Multichannel HRWS SAR System
Tingting Zhang, Ke Tan, Xingyu Lu, Weimin Su, Hong Gu and Chenchen Wang (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China)
A Novel Method to Suppress Short-Range Clutter in Airborne Radar
Fengde Jia, Ping Zhao, Lei Zhang and Menglin Zhai (Donghua University, China)
Optimal Mismatched Filter Design for Radar Using Bounded Real Lemma
Tuomas Aittomäki and Visa Koivunen (Aalto University, Finland)
Region Based Single-Stage Interference Mitigation and Target Detection
Anand Dubey (Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany); Jonas Fuchs (Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany); Venkat Madhavan (Friedrich-Alexander University, Germany); Maximilian Lübke (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), Germany); Robert Weigel (Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany); Fabian Lurz (Hamburg University of Technology, Germany)
Broadened Sea Clutter Suppression Method for Shipborne HF Hybrid Sky-Surface Wave Radar
Xibo Zhou, Wei Yinsheng and Yong-Tan Liu (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)

TM-P6: Space-based/Airborne radars

Chair: Marta Bucciarelli (SYMPAS S. r. l. & University of Rome, "La Sapienza", Italy)
A Quad-Pol SAR Imaging Mode with Sound Azimuth Ambiguity
Yanyan Zhang (University of Chinese Academy of Sciences & Chinese Academy of Sciences, China); Yongwei Zhang (Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences & University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China); Yunkai Deng (Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China); Chang Sheng (University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China); Dacheng Liu (Aerospace Information Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China); Robert Yu Wang (Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Space-borne Sub-THz ISAR System for Objects with Translational Motion
Emidio Marchetti, Andrew Stove and Mikhail Cherniakov (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); David Blacknell (DSTL, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
NewSpace SAR: Disruptive Concepts for Cost-Effective Earth Observation Missions
Michelangelo Villano, Nertjana Ustalli and Luca Dell'Amore (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany); Se-Yeon Jeon and Gerhard Krieger (DLR, Germany); Alberto Moreira (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany); Maxwell Nogueira Peixoto (Aeronautics Institute of Technology (ITA), Brazil); Jan Krecke (The University of Auckland, New Zealand)
Effect of Wind Speed on Internal Wave Imaging of Multi-Polarimetric Spaceborne SAR
Zhang Yun, Tian Xiao, Lupeng Guo and Hongbo Li (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Study of SAR Internal Wave Imaging Parameters Based on Experimental Data
Lupeng Guo, Bin Zhao, Zhang Yun and Tian Xiao (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
WIVERN: An ESA Earth Explorer Concept to Map Global In-Cloud Winds Precipitation and Cloud Properties
Anthony Illingworth (University of Reading, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Alessandro Battaglia (Politecnico of Turin, Italy & University of Leicester, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Julien Delanoe (Institut Pierre Simon Laplace, France)
Bayesian Azimuth Super-resolution of Sea-surface Target in Forward-looking Imaging
Yao Kang (University of Electronic Science and Technology, China); Yin Zhang, Deqing Mao, Xingyu Tuo, Yulin Huang and Yongchao Zhang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Context Semantic Perception Based on Superpixel Segmentation for Inshore Ship Detection in SAR Image
Rufei Wang and Fanyun Xu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jifang Pei (University of Electronic Science and Techonology of China, China); Zhang Qian (UESTC, China); Yulin Huang and Yin Zhang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)
Imaging Region Bound of Scanning Radar Angular Super-resolution on Motion Platform
Deqing Mao and Yongchao Zhang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Junyu Zhu (UESTC, China); Yin Zhang and Yulin Huang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)
Forward Looking Airborne Radar for Landing Aid
Konstantin Alexandrovich Lukin (IRE NASU National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine); Joao Moreira (Embrier, Brasil); Sergiy Lukin (O. Ya. Usikov Institute for Radiophysics and Electronics, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine & Università degli Studi di Napoli Parthenope, Italy)
Calibration and Weather Observation of a Dual-polarized Phased Array Line Replaceable Unit Radar Demonstrator
Pei-Sang Tsai (National Center for Atmospheric Research & NCAR, USA); Rodrigo Lebron (University of Oklahoma, USA); Jonathan Emmett, Adam Karboski and Christopher Burghart (National Center for Atmospheric Research, USA); Jorge Salazar (University of Oklahoma, USA); Scott Ellis, James Ranson and Eric Loew (National Center for Atmospheric Research, USA)

Tuesday, September 22 1:00 - 2:15 (Europe/Rome)

Lunch Break

Tuesday, September 22 2:15 - 3:00 (Europe/Rome)

Opening ceremony

Tuesday, September 22 3:00 - 4:00 (Europe/Rome)

Inaugural Plenary Talk - Lorenzo Mariani (Leonardo Spa, Italy)

Tuesday, September 22 4:00 - 4:20 (Europe/Rome)

Coffee Break

Tuesday, September 22 4:20 - 6:00 (Europe/Rome)

TA-L2: Multistatic radars

Room: Ch2
Chair: Vishal Monga (Pennsylvania State University, USA)
4:20 Extended Target Detection and Localization in 802.11ad/y Radars
Emanuele Grossi (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio & Consorzio Nazionale Inter-universitario per le Telecomunicazioni (CNIT), Italy); Marco Lops (University of Naples Federico II & CNIT - Consorzio Universitario Nazionale per le Telecomunicazioni, Italy); Antonia Tulino (Bell Labs, USA & Università Federico II, Italy); Luca Venturino (Universita' degli Studi di Cassino e del Lazio Merdionale & Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Telecomunicazioni (CNIT), Italy)
4:40 A New Method and a Case Study in Statistical Modeling of Bistatic Radar Cross Section
Michał Meller (Gdansk University of Technology & PIT-RADWAR S.A., Poland); Maciej Wielgo and Mateusz Malanowski (Warsaw University of Technology, Poland); Jonathan Pisane (John Cockerill Defense, Belgium); Sylvian Azarian (SDR Technologies SAS, France)
5:00 Occupancy Detection and People Counting Using WiFi Passive Radar
Chong Tang, Wenda Li, Shelly Vishwakarma, Kevin Chetty and Simon Julier (University College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Karl Woodbridge (University College London (UCL), United Kingdom (Great Britain))
5:20 Optimal Receiver Placement in Staring Cooperative Radar Networks for Detection of Drones
Benjamin D Griffin (Cranfield Defence and Security & Aveillant, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Alessio Balleri (Cranfield University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Christopher J. Baker and Mohammed Jahangir (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
5:40 DVB-T Based Forward Scatter Radar for Small Target Surveillance
Marco Di Seglio and Fabiola Colone (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)

TA-L4: Short range civilian radars

Room: Ch4
Chairs: Lorenzo Lo Monte (Telephonics, USA), Anthony Martone (US Army Research Laboratory, USA)
4:20 Vibration Disturbance Cancellation Method for Estimation of Target Displacement by CW Doppler Radar
Takahiro Kinoshita (Nippon Steel Corporation & Niigata University, Japan); Hiroyoshi Yamada (Niigata University, Japan)
4:40 A Comparison of the Recursive and FFT-Based Reassignment Methods in Micro-Doppler Analysis
Karol Abratkiewicz and Piotr Samczynski (Warsaw University of Technology, Poland); Dominique Fourer (IBISC, University of Evry/Paris-Saclay, France)
5:00 Motion Blur Suppression Accommodating to Fast Radar Imaging for Walk-Through Concealed Weapon Detection
Tatsuya Sumiya and Kazumine Ogura (NEC Corporation, Japan); Shingo Yamanouchi (IEEE, USA); Nagma Khan, Masayuki Ariyoshi and Toshiyuki Nomura (NEC Corporation, Japan)
5:20 Derivative Target Line (DTL) for Continuous Human Activity Detection and Recognition
Ronny Gerhard Guendel (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands); Francesco Fioranelli and Alexander Yarovoy (TU Delft, The Netherlands)
5:40 Hand Gesture Recognition via Radar Sensors and Convolutional Neural Networks
Stefano Franceschini (University of Naples Parthenope, Italy); Michele Ambrosanio (Università di Napoli Parthenope, Italy); Sergio Vitale (Università degli Studi di Napoli Parthenope, Italy); Fabio Baselice (Università degi Studi di Napoli Parthenope, Italy); Angelo Gifuni (Universita di Napoli PArthenope, Italy); Giuseppe Grassini (University of Naples Parthenope, Italy); Vito Pascazio (Università di Napoli Parthenope, Italy)

TA-SS2: Topics, trends and challenges in cognitive radars

Room: Ch1
Chairs: Kristine L Bell (Metron, USA), Graeme E Smith (The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, USA)
4:20 The Role of Cognition in Radar Sensing
Antonio De Maio (University of Naples "Federico II", Italy); Alfonso Farina (Leonardo Company Consultant, Italy)
4:40 Practical Aspects of Cognitive Radar
Anthony Martone (US Army Research Laboratory, USA); Kelly Sherbondy (Army Research Laboratory, USA); Jacob Kovarskiy and Benjamin Kirk (The Pennsylvania State University, USA); Jonathan Owen and Brandon Ravenscroft (University of Kansas, USA); Austin Egbert, Adam Goad and Angelique Dockendorf (Baylor University, USA); Charles E Thornton and Michael Buehrer (Virginia Tech, USA); Ram M Narayanan (Pennsylvania State Universiy, USA); Shannon D Blunt (University of Kansas, USA); Charles Baylis (Baylor University, USA)
5:00 Modeling and Simulation of Cognitive Radars
Sandeep Gogineni (ISL, Inc., USA); Joseph R. Guerci (Information Systems Laboratories, Inc. USA, USA); Hoan Nguyen (Information Systems Laboratories, USA); Jamie Bergin (ISL, USA); Brian Watson (ISL, Inc., USA); Muralidhar Rangaswamy (AFRL, USA)
5:20 Implementing Perception-Action Cycles Using Stochastic Optimization
Alexander Charlish (Fraunhofer FKIE, Germany); Kristine Bell (Metron, Inc., USA); Chris Kreucher (Centauri)
5:40 Neural Networks & Machine Learning in Cognitive Radar
Graeme E Smith (The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, USA); Sevgi Z Zubeyde Gurbuz (University of Alabama & TUBITAK Space Technologies Research Institute, Italy); Stefan Bruggenwirth (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany); Peter John-Baptiste (The Ohio State University, USA)

TA-SS3: Quantum radar: real world experiments and new theory

Room: Ch3
Chairs: Bhashyam Balaji (DRDC-Ottawa, Canada), Fred E Daum (Raytheon, USA)
4:20 Microwave Quantum Illumination with a Digital Phase-Conjugated Receiver
Shabir Barzanjeh (University of Calgary, Canada); Stefano Pirandola (University of York, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); David Vitali (University of Camerino, Italy); Johannes Fink (IST, Austria)
4:40 Practical Advantage in Microwave Quantum Illumination
Nizar Messaoudi (University of Waterloo & Keysight Technologies, Canada); A. m. Vadiraj (University of Waterloo, Canada); Jérôme Bourassa (Qubic, Canada); Bhashyam Balaji (Defence R&D Canada, Canada); Christopher M. Wilson (University of Waterloo & Institute for Quantum Computing, Canada)
5:00 A Comparison Between Quantum and Classical Noise Radar Sources
Robert Sven Jonsson (Chalmers University of Technology & Saab AB, Sweden); Roberto Di Candia (Aalto University, Finland); Martin Ankel (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden); Anders Strom (Saab AB, Sweden); Goran L. Johansson (Chalmers University, Sweden)
5:20 Simulation Study of a Detector Function for QTMS Radar and Noise Radar
David Luong (Carleton University, Canada); Bhashyam Balaji (DRDC-Ottawa, Canada); Sreeraman Rajan (Carleton University, Canada)
5:40 Multiple Input-Multiple Output Quantum Radar
Marco Frasca (MBDA Italia, Italy); Alfonso Farina (Leonardo Company Consultant, Italy)

TA-SS4: Distributed SAR systems and missions

Room: Ch5
Chairs: Gerhard Krieger (DLR, Germany), Alberto Moreira (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
4:20 An Iso-Frequency MIMO SAR Formation for Wide-Swath Imaging Interferometry and Tomography
Davide Giudici (Aresys srl, Italy); Pietro Guccione (Politecnico di Bari, Italy); Marco Manzoni and Andrea Monti-Guarnieri (Politecnico di Milano, Italy); Fabio Rocca (Politecnico di Milano (emeritus), Italy)
4:40 Concepts and Applications of Multi-statitc MirrorSAR Systems
Josef Hermann Martin Mittermayer (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany); Gerhard Krieger (DLR, Germany); Alberto Moreira (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
5:00 A Highly Flexible and Scalable S-band SwarmSAR from Very Simple Nodes
Lorenzo Iannini (Delft University of Technology, Italy); Paco Lopez Dekker and Peter Hoogeboom (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
5:20 Timing and Design Issues in Formation Flying Distributed SAR
Alfredo Renga, Maria Daniela Graziano, Marco Grasso and Antonio Moccia (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
5:40 Polychromatic Time Domain Reconstruction Approach for Along-track Multistatic SAR Constellations with Varying PRI
Nida Sakar (German Aerospace Center, Oberpfaffernhofen, Germany); Marc Rodriguez-Cassola (DLR, Germany); Pau Prats and Alberto Moreira (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)

Wednesday, September 23

Wednesday, September 23 9:00 - 10:40 (Europe/Rome)

WM-L2: Radar waveform design/optimization

Room: Ch2
Chairs: Augusto Aubry (Universita degli studi di Napoli, Italy), Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China)
9:00 Transceiver Design in Signal-Dependent Interference and Spectrally Dense Environments
Jing Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Augusto Aubry (Universita degli studi di Napoli, Italy); Antonio De Maio (University of Naples "Federico II", Italy); Xianxiang Yu (University Of Electronic Science And Technology Of China, China); Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China)
9:20 Radar Waveform Synthesis Using Generative Adversarial Networks
Vesa T Saarinen and Visa Koivunen (Aalto University, Finland)
9:40 Simultaneous Unambiguous Range and Doppler Through Non-Uniform Sampling
Warren P du Plessis (University of Pretoria, South Africa)
10:00 Optimization of Pulse-agile Sequence for Suppressing Range Folded Clutter Based on Diverse NLFM Waveforms
Ying-hao Sun, Hua-yu Fan, Ruo-dan Zhuang, Li-xiang Ren, Er-ke Mao and Teng Long (Beijing Institute of Technology, China)
10:20 Joint Optimization of the Spectral Coexistence of Radar and Communications System
Junhui Qian, Shuya Zhang and Mengchen Lu (Chongqing University, China); Fengchun Tian (College of Communication Engineering,Chongqing University, China)

WM-L4: Classification and recognition of drones

Room: Ch4
Chairs: Alessio Balleri (Cranfield University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Daniel A Brooks (Thales - LIP6, France)
9:00 Machine and Deep Learning for Drone Radar Recognition by Micro-Doppler and Kinematic Criteria
Frederic Barbaresco (Thales Air Systems, France); Daniel A Brooks (Thales - LIP6, France); Claude Adnet (Thales Air Systems, France)
9:20 Deep Learning and Information Geometry for Drone Micro-Doppler Radar Classification
Daniel A Brooks (Thales - LIP6, France); Olivier Schwander (École Polytechnique, France); Frederic Barbaresco (Thales Air Systems, France); Jean-yves Schneider (Thales, France); Matthieu Cord (Sorbonne Universités, France)
9:40 Examination of Drone Micro-Doppler and JEM/HERM Signatures
John M Markow (United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Alessio Balleri (Cranfield University, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
10:00 Parametric Investigation on Simulated Staring FMCW Radar for Anti-Drone Swarms
Joongsup Yun and David Anderson (University of Glasgow, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Francesco Fioranelli (TU Delft, The Netherlands)

WM-SS5: Sparse array design techniques for radar applications

Room: Ch1
Chairs: Elias Aboutanios (University of New South Wales, Australia), Xiangrong Wang (Beihang University, China)
9:00 Learning Sparse Array Capon Beamformer Design Using Deep Learning Approach
Syed Ali Hamza and Moeness G. Amin (Villanova University, USA)
9:20 Online Antenna Selection for Adaptive Beamforming in MIMO Radar
Hamed Nosrati (CSIRO, Australia); Elias Aboutanios (University of New South Wales, Australia)
9:40 Cognitive Wideband Beamforming for Sparse Array
Qinghui Lu, Ruitao Liu and Lifang Feng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Zhenghong Zhang and Lin Zhou (Southwest China Research Institute of Electronic Equipment, China)
10:00 Covariance Matrix Reconstruction Using Parsimonious Measurements and Low-Sample Support
Aboulnasr Hassanien (Wright State University, USA); Moeness G. Amin (Villanova University, USA)
10:20 Deterministic Sparse Array Capon Beamformer Design for Mitigating Spatially-Closed Interferences
Xiangrong Wang (Beihang University, China); Maria S. Greco and Fulvio Gini (University of Pisa, Italy)

WM-SS6: Emerging technologies in automotive radars

Room: Ch3
Chairs: Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Bhavani Shankar Mysore R (Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust & University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
9:00 STAP in Automotive MIMO Radar with Transmitter Scheduling
Guohua Wang and Siddhartha Siddhartha (Hertzwell Pte Ltd, Singapore); Kumar Vijay Mishra (United States Army Research Laboratory, USA)
9:20 Adaptive Integration Time in Automotive SAR
David Wright and Shahzad Gishkori (University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Liam Y. Daniel (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Bernard Mulgrew (Institute for Digital Communications, The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
9:40 Simulator Design for Interference Analysis in Complex Automotive Multi-User Traffic Scenarios
Lizette Lorraine Tovar Torres and Fabian Roos (Ulm University, Germany); Christian Waldschmidt (University of Ulm, Germany)
10:00 Effect of Volume Distributed Clutter in PSK Modulated Automotive Radar
Marco Bersaglia (Radar and Surveillance Systems National Lab - CNIT, Italy); Fatemeh Norouzian and Edward Hoare (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marco Martorella (University of Pisa, Italy); Mikhail Cherniakov (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

WM-SS7: Multitemporal SAR image processing and analysis

Room: Ch5
Chairs: Sebastiano Serpico (University of Genoa, Italy), Emmanuel Trouvé (Univ-smb, France)
9:00 Urban Change Pattern Exploration Using Fine-Resolution SAR of Ascending and Descending Orbits
Meiqin Che (University of Pavia, Italy); Paolo Gamba (Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy)
9:20 Change Detection in Single- And Multi-Look Polarimetric SAR Data
Allan A Nielsen, Paul J Connetable, Knut Conradsen and Henning Skriver (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark); Ernst Krogager (Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organization (DALO) & LU-VV06, Denmark)
9:40 Unsupervised Heterogeneous Change Detection in Radar Images by Cross-Domain Affinity Matching
Stian Normann Anfinsen, Luigi Tommaso Luppino and Mads Hansen (UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Norway); Gabriele Moser (Università degli Studi di Genova, Italy); Sebastiano Serpico (University of Genoa, Italy)
10:00 Analysis of Dense Coregistration Methods Applied to Optical and SAR Time-Series for Ice Flow Estimations
Laurane Charrier (ONERA/LISTIC, France); Pierre Godet (ONERA, France); Clément Rambour (ONERA/CNAM, France); Flora Weissgerber, Simon Erdmann and Elise Colin Koeniguer (ONERA, France)
10:20 A Geometrical Wavelet Framework for the Time-Series Analysis of Full-Polarimetric Features
Davide Pirrone (LISTIC, University Savoie Mont Blanc, Annecy, France); Abdourrahmane M. Atto (LISTIC, Université Savoie Mont Blanc, France); Emmanuel Trouve (University Savoie Mont Blanc, France)

Wednesday, September 23 10:40 - 11:00 (Europe/Rome)

Coffee Break

Wednesday, September 23 11:00 - 12:40 (Europe/Rome)

WM-L10: Space-based radar systems and missions

Room: Ch5
Chairs: Federica Bordoni (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany), Michelangelo Villano (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
11:00 Investigation into the Weight Update Rate for Scan-On-Receive Beamforming
Felipe Queiroz de Almeida (German Aerospace Center (DLR) & Microwaves and Radar Institute, Germany); Marwan Younis (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany); Gerhard Krieger (DLR, Germany); Scott Hensley (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA); Alberto Moreira (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
11:20 Impact of Ambiguity Statistics on Information Retrieval for Conventional and Novel SAR Modes
Nertjana Ustalli and Michelangelo Villano (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
11:40 Possible Sources of Imaging Performance Degradation in Advanced Spaceborne SAR Systems Based on Scan-on-Receive
Federica Bordoni (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany); Marc Rodriguez-Cassola and Gerhard Krieger (DLR, Germany)
12:00 SPRATS: A Versatile Simulation and Processing RAdar ToolS for Planetary Missions
Oriane Gassot, Alain Hérique and Yves Rogez (Université Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, IPAG, France); Wlodek Kofman (Université Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, IPAG/Space Research Centre, PAS, France); Sonia Zine and Petit-prince Ludimbulu (Université Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, IPAG, France)
12:20 VISAR and VENSAR: Two Proposed Radar Investigations of Venus
Scott Hensley (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA); Bruce Campbell (Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, USA); Dragana Perkovic (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, USA); Kevin Wheeler (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA); Walter Kiefer (Lunar and Planetary Institute, USA); Richard Ghail (Royal Holloway, University of London, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

WM-L6: Compressed sensing and sparsity exploitation

Room: Ch1
Chairs: Moeness G. Amin (Villanova University, USA), Abdelhak M Zoubir (Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany)
11:00 Improved IF Estimation of Multi-Component FM Signals Through Iterative Adaptive Missing Data Recovery
Vaishali Amin and Yimin D. Zhang (Temple University, USA); Braham Himed (AFRL, USA)
11:20 Phase Transition in Frequency Agile Radar Using Compressed Sensing
Yuhan Li, Tianyao Huang, Xingyu Xu and Yimin Liu (Tsinghua University, China); Yonina C. Eldar (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)
11:40 Optimum Sparse Array Configuration for Mismatched DOA on Moving Platforms
Guodong Qin (Xidian University, China); Moeness G. Amin (Villanova University, USA)
12:00 A Sparsity Based CFAR Algorithm for Dense Radar Targets
Jingxuan Chen (Xidian University, China); Shenghua Zhou (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, Xidian University, China); Pramod Varshney (Syracuse University, USA); Jing Lu (Xidian University & National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, China); Jibin Zheng and Liu Hongwei (Xidian University, China); Hongtao Su (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, China)
12:20 Truncated Nuclear Norm Regularization Based Covariance Estimation for Airborne STAP
Ming Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guohao Sun (Sichuan University, China); Zi-Shu He (University of Electronics Science and Technology of China, China)

WM-SS10: Detection, tracking, and classification of small drones

Room: Ch4
Chairs: Carmine Clemente (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Francesco Fioranelli (TU Delft, The Netherlands)
11:00 A Feature-Based Approach for Loaded/Unloaded Drones Classification Exploiting micro-Doppler Signatures
Luca Pallotta (University of Roma Tre, Italy); Carmine Clemente (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Alessandro Raddi and Gaetano Giunta (University of Roma Tre, Italy)
11:20 On the Impact of Drone Airscrews Signature on Passive Radar Detection and Tracking Stages
Maria-Pilar Jarabo-Amores and David Mata-Moya (University of Alcalá, Spain); Pedro-Jose Gomez-del-Hoyo, Nerea del-Rey-Maestre and Javier Rosado-Sanz (University of Alcala, Spain)
11:40 Exploitation of Long Coherent Integration Times to Improve Drone Detection in DVB-S Based Passive Radar
Tatiana Martelli (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Octavio Cabrera (Sapienza University, Italy); Fabiola Colone (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy); Pierfrancesco Lombardo (University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy)
12:00 Use of Symmetrical Peak Extraction in Drone Micro-Doppler Classification for Staring Radar
Cameron Bennett (University oif Glasgom, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Mohammed Jahangir (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Francesco Fioranelli (TU Delft, The Netherlands); Bashar I. Ahmad (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Julien Le Kernec (University of Glasgow, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
12:20 Radar Signatures of Drones Equipped with Liquid Spray Payloads
Samiur Rahman (University of St Andrews, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Duncan Robertson (The University of St Andrews, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Mark Govoni (US Army Research Laboratory, USA)

WM-SS8: Coexistence of radar and communication systems

Room: Ch2
Chairs: Stefano Buzzi (University of Cassino and Lazio Meridionale/CNIT, Italy), Stefano Fortunati (CentraleSupélec, France)
11:00 A Power Control Problem for a Dual Communication-Radar System Facing a Jamming Threat
Andrey Garnaev (WINLAB, Rutgers University, USA); Athina Petropulu (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA); Wade Trappe (WINLAB, Rutgers University, USA); H. Vincent Poor (Princeton University, USA)
11:20 Automotive Radar Interference Characterization and Reduction by Partial Coordination
Khurram Usman and Robert Heath (The University of Texas at Austin, USA); Kapil Gulati and Junyi Li (Qualcomm, USA)
11:40 Joint Beamforming Design for Extended Target Estimation and Multiuser Communication
Fan Liu and Christos Masouros (University College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
12:00 Joint Radar Target Detection and Parameter Estimation with MIMO OTFS
Lorenzo Gaudio (University of Parma, Italy); Mari Kobayashi (CentraleSupelec, France); Giuseppe Caire (Technische Universität Berlin, Germany); Giulio Colavolpe (University of Parma, Italy)
12:20 On Wilks' Theorem for Generalized Likelihood Ratio Test Performance of Cooperative Radar-Communications
Touseef Ali and Akshay Bondre (Arizona State University, USA); Christ D. Richmond (Arizona State University & Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, USA)

WM-SS9: Interference in automotive radars

Room: Ch3
Chairs: Kumar Vijay Mishra (United States Army Research Laboratory, USA), Bhavani Shankar Mysore R (Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust & University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
11:00 Comparison of Automotive FMCW and OFDM Radar Under Interference
Gisela Carvajal (Qamcom Research and Technology, Sweden); Musa Furkan Keskin and Canan Aydogdu (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden); Olof Eriksson and Hans Herbertsson (Veoneer, Sweden); Hans Hellsten (Saab Microwave Systems, Sweden); Emil Nilsson (Halmstad University, Sweden); Mats Rydström (Veoneer, Sweden); Karl Vänas (Volvo Cars, Sweden); Henk Wymeersch (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
11:20 Stochastic-Geometry-Based Interference Modeling in Automotive Radars Using Matérn Hard-Core Process
Kumar Vijay Mishra (United States Army Research Laboratory, USA); Bhavani Shankar Mysore R (Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust & University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg); Björn Ottersten (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
11:40 Sweep-Based Spectrum Sensing Method for Interference-Aware Cognitive Automotive Radar
Gor Hakobyan and Martin Fink (Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany); Ayinhu Soyolyn, Nour Mansour and Dirk Dahlhaus (University of Kassel, Germany)
12:00 Automotive Radar and MmWave MIMO V2X Communications: Interference or Fruitful Coexistence
Andrew Graff (The University of Texas at Austin, USA); Anum Ali (University of Texas at Austin, USA); Nuria González-Prelcic (The University of Texas at Austin, USA); Amitava Ghosh (Nokia Bell Labs, USA)
12:20 Combined Object Detection and Tracking on High Resolution Radar Imagery for Autonomous Driving Using Deep Neural Networks and Particle Filters
Ana Stroescu and Liam Y. Daniel (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

Wednesday, September 23 12:40 - 2:00 (Europe/Rome)

Lunch Break

Wednesday, September 23 2:00 - 3:00 (Europe/Rome)

Plenary Talk 2 - Markus Gardill

Wednesday, September 23 3:00 - 4:40 (Europe/Rome)

WA-L3: Automotive radars

Room: Ch3
Chairs: Carlo Bongioanni (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy), Christian Waldschmidt (University of Ulm, Germany)
3:00 Monostatic RCS Measurements of Representative Road Traffic Objects in the 76 … 81 GHz Frequency Band
Sreehari Buddappagari Jayapal Gowdu, Andreas Schwind and Ralf Stephan (Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany); Matthias Hein (Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany)
3:20 Performance Evaluation of Wide Aperture Radar for Automotive Applications
Oded Bialer (University of Tel-Aviv, Israel); Sammy Kolpinizki (Tel Aviv University & General Motors ATCI, Israel); Amnon Jonas (General Motors, Israel)
3:40 Compressive Sensing for Automotive 300GHz 3D Imaging Radar
Dominic Michael Phippen (University of Birmingham & Cranfield University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Liam Y. Daniel, Edward Hoare and Mikhail Cherniakov (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
4:00 Radar Tracking with Orthogonal Velocity Measurements for Autonomous Ground Vehicles
Eric Klinefelter, Jeffrey Nanzer and Hayder Radha (Michigan State University, USA)
4:20 Extended Object Tracking with Automotive Radar Using Learned Structural Measurement Model
Yuxuan Xia (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden); Pu Wang (Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories (MERL), USA); Karl OE Berntorp (Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs, USA); Petros T. Boufounos (Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories & Rice University, USA); Philip Orlik (Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, USA); Lennart Svensson (Chalmers University, Sweden); Karl Granström (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)

WA-L4: Radar for structural monitoring

Room: Ch4
Chair: Massimiliano Pieraccini (University of Florence, Italy)
3:00 Extraction of Small Objects from Ground-Based Multi-Static SAR Images Using CFAR Algorithm with Generalized Gamma Distribution
Andreas Heinzel, Eric Schreiber, Markus Peichl and Stephan Dill (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
3:20 Copula-Based Robust Landmine Detection in Muti-View Forward-Looking GPR Imagery
Afief Dias Pambudi (Signal Processing Group, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany); Fauzia Ahmad (Temple University, USA); Abdelhak M Zoubir (Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany)
3:40 A Spatial Inference Approach for Landmine Detection Using Forward-Looking GPR
Afief Dias Pambudi (Signal Processing Group, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany); Martin Gölz (Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany); Fauzia Ahmad (Temple University, USA); Abdelhak M Zoubir (Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany)
4:00 Comparison Between Sparse Array and Compressive Sensing for Designing a 4X4 MIMO Radar
Massimiliano Pieraccini, Lapo Miccinesi and Enrico Boni (University of Florence, Italy)
4:20 RockSpot: An Interferometric Doppler Radar for Rockfall/Avalanche Detection and Tracking
Federico Viviani, Alberto Michelini and Lorenzo Mayer (IDS GeoRadar Srl, Italy)

WA-L5: Space-based/Airborne radar remote sensing applications

Room: Ch5
Chair: Gianfranco Fornaro (CNR-IREA, Italy)
3:00 A Fast Forward-looking Super-resolution Imaging Method for Scanning Radar Based on Low-rank Approximation with Least Squares
Xingyu Tuo, Yin Zhang and Yulin Huang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
3:20 Airborne Passive Radar Detection for the APART-GAS Trial
Vichet Duk and Philipp M. Wojaczek (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany); Luke Rosenberg (Defence, Science and Technology Group & University of Adelaide, Australia); Diego Cristallini and Daniel W O'Hagan (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany)
3:40 A Novel Geo-Statistical Approach for Transport Infrastructure Network Monitoring by Persistent Scatterer Interferometry (PSI)
Valerio Gagliardi, Luca Bianchini Ciampoli and Fabrizio D'Amico (Roma Tre University, Italy); Fabio Tosti (University of West London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Amir M. Alani (University of West London (UWL), United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Andrea Benedetto (Roma Tre University, Italy)
4:00 Multi-Channel Calibration for Airborne Post-Doppler Space-Time Adaptive Processing
Andre Barros Cardoso da Silva (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany); Stefan V. Baumgartner (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
4:20 Drone-Borne P-band Single-Pass InSAR
Laila Moreira (Radaz, Brazil); Dieter Lübeck (Radaz Ltda, Brazil); Christian Wimmer (Wimmer Consulting, Germany); Felicio Harley Garcia de Castro (UNICAMP, Brazil); Juliana A Góes (University of Campinas - UNICAMP, Brazil); Valquiria Lima Bessa de Castro, Marlon Alcântara and Gian Oré (University of Campinas, Brazil); Luciano P. Oliveira (State University of Campinas, Brazil); Leonardo Sant´Anna Bins (INPE, Brazil); Barbara Teruel and Lucas H Gabrielli (University of Campinas, Brazil); Hugo Enrique Hernandez-Figueroa (Unicamp, Brazil)

WA-SS11: Emerging technologies for radar applications: compressive sensing meets machine learning

Room: Ch1
Chairs: Laura Anitori (TNO, The Netherlands), Matthias Weiß (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany)
3:00 A Fast-Learning Sparse Antenna Array
Satish Mulleti (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel); Chiranjib Saha and Harpreet S Dhillon (Virginia Tech, USA); Yonina C. Eldar (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)
3:20 Sparse Signal Models for Data Augmentation in Deep Learning ATR
Tushar Agarwal, Nithin Sugavanam and Emre Ertin (The Ohio State University, USA)
3:40 Online Dictionary Learning Techniques for Sea Clutter Suppression
Fabio Giovanneschi (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany); Luke Rosenberg (Defence, Science and Technology Group & University of Adelaide, Australia); Diego Cristallini (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany)
4:00 Combined CS and DL Techniques for DOA with a Rotman Lens
Matthias Weiß, Michael Kohler, Alexander Saam and Josef Worms (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany)
4:20 Simultaneous Resolution of Range-Doppler Ambiguities Using Agile Pulse Intervals with Sparse Signal Processing
Wim Lambertus van Rossum and Laura Anitori (TNO, The Netherlands)

WA-SS12: Dual-function radar/communication systems

Room: Ch2
Chairs: Shannon D Blunt (University of Kansas, USA), Aboulnasr Hassanien (Wright State University, USA)
3:00 On Spectrum Sharing for Pulse-Doppler Radar and OFDM Communications
Justin Metcalf (University of Oklahoma, Italy); Shane Flandermeyer (University of Oklahoma, USA)
3:20 Assessment of Constant Envelope OFDM as a Class of Random FM Radar Waveforms
Erik Biehl (University of Kansas, USA); Charles Mohr (Air Force Research Laboratory); Brandon Ravenscroft and Shannon D Blunt (University of Kansas, USA)
3:40 A Study on the Performance of Symbol Dictionary Selection for the Frequency Hopped DFRC Scheme
William Baxter (University of New South Wales, Australia); Hamed Nosrati (CSIRO, Australia); Elias Aboutanios (University of New South Wales, Australia)
4:00 Optimum Code Design Using Genetic Algorithm in Frequency Hopping Dual Function MIMO Radar Communication Systems
Indu Priya Eedara, Moeness G. Amin and Ahmad Hoorfar (Villanova University, USA)
4:20 Phase Modulated Communications Embedded in Correlated FH-MIMO Radar Waveforms
Xiangrong Wang (Beihang University, China); Aboulnasr Hassanien (Wright State University, USA)

Wednesday, September 23 4:40 - 5:00 (Europe/Rome)

Coffee Break

Wednesday, September 23 5:00 - 6:40 (Europe/Rome)

WA-P1: PSS2 - Advanced radar waveform design strategies

Chairs: Mohammad Alaee-Kerahroodi (Interdisciplinary Center for Security, Reliability and Trust, Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg), Augusto Aubry (Universita degli studi di Napoli, Italy)
Range-Doppler Decoupling and Interference Mitigation Using Cognitive Random Sparse Stepped Frequency Radar
Kumar Vijay Mishra (United States Army Research Laboratory, USA); Satish Mulleti and Yonina C. Eldar (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel)
Transmit Signal and Receive Filter Design of PMCW Radar with Low-Resolution ADC
Foozie Foroozmehr (Isfahan University of Technology, Iran); Mohammad Mahdi Naghsh (Isfahan University of Technology & Uppsala University, Iran); Mahmood Modarres-Hashemi (Isfahan University of Technology, Iran)
Finite Alphabet Unimodular Sequence Design with Low WISL via an Inexact ADPM Framework
Xianxiang Yu (University Of Electronic Science And Technology Of China, China); Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Jing Yang and Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
ADMM Based Transmit Waveform and Receive Filter Design in Cognitive Radar Systems
Ehsan Raei (SnT - Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg); Mohammad Alaee-Kerahroodi (Interdisciplinary Center for Security, Reliability and Trust, Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg); Bhavani Shankar Mysore R (Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust & University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
Diversifying the Processing Chain of the Modified Stepped Frequency Radar Waveform Combined with Pulse Compression Techniques
Mahdi Saleh (Lebanese University, Lebanon); Samir Omar (Lebanese International University, Lebanon); Eric J. Grivel (Université de Bordeaux, France)

WA-P2: Localization and estimation

Chairs: Francesco Bandiera (University of Salento, Italy), Shenghua Zhou (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, Xidian University, China)
Angular Target Detection by Means of DPCA like Technique
Enzo Carpentieri (Mbda Italy, Italy); Gregorio De Stefano and Luca Musetta (MBDA, Italy); Giovanni Petraglia and Pietro Vinetti (MBDA Missile Systems, Italy)
Joint Range and Doppler Estimation with Amplitude Weighted Linearly Constrained Minimum Variance Method for OFDM-Based RadCom Systems
Fuqiang Zhang, Zenghui Zhang and Wenxian Yu (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
An Improved Closed-Form Solution for Differential RSS-based Localization
Yimao Sun (China Academy of Engineering Physics & University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); LiXianglu (iee of CAEP, China); Zhijiang Huang and Jie Tian (China Academy of Engineering Physics, China)
Range-Doppler Spectrum Estimation Based on Matrix Completion for Frequency Agile Radar
Xueyao Hu (Beijing Institute of Technology Chongqing Innovation Center, China); Fugang Lu (No. 203 Research Institute of China Ordnance Industries, China); Can Liang (Beijing Institute of Technology, China); Jianhu Liu (Beijing Rxbit Electronic Technology Co., Ltd, China); Yanhua Wang (Beijing Institute of Technology, China)
A-4 Skyhawk Aircraft Stealth Capacity Against L-Band Radar Based on Dynamic Target Detection
Renan Richter (Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica, Brazil); Newton Gomes (Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica - ITA, Brazil)
Radon-Fourier Transform in FMCW Radar
Longhui Wang and Jian Wang (Tsinghua University, China)
Searching Velocity Fourier Transform: A Novel Focus-Before-Detection Algorithm in FMCW Radar
Longhui Wang and Jian Wang (Tsinghua University, China)
Low-Rank Approximation-Based Super-Resolution Imaging for Airborne Forward-Looking Radar
Jie Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology, China); Yongchao Zhang, Yin Zhang and Yulin Huang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)
Radar SLAM for Autonomous Indoor Grinding
Nils Mandischer, Sami Charaf Eddine, Mathias Huesing and Burkhard Corves (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
Polarization Parameter Estimation of Conformal MIMO Radar Targets
Xin Wang (Xidian University, China); Shenghua Zhou (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, Xidian University, China); Hongwei Liu (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing, China); Junkun Yan (Xidian University, China); Hongtao Su (National Laboratory of Radar Signal Processing,China); Huijing Li (Xidian University, China); Kuiying Yin (Nanjing Research Institute of Electronic Technology, China); Wei Sun (Nanjing Electronic Technology Research Institute, China); Lin Zhou (Southeast University, China)
Parameter Estimation and Imaging of Three-Dimensional Moving Target in Dual-Channel CSAR-GMTI Processing
Beibei Ge, Daoxiang An and Zhimin Zhou (National University of Defense Technology, China)
Fixed Budget Kernel LMS Based Estimator Using Random Fourier Features
Aditya Ramesh (IIIT Sricity, India); Uday Singh (Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India); Rangeet Mitra (ETS Montreal, Canada); Vimal Bhatia (Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India); Amit Mishra (University of Cape Town, South Africa)

WA-P3: Waveform diversity and MIMO radars

Chairs: Enzo Carpentieri (Mbda Italy, Italy), Giuseppe Ricci (University of Salento, Lecce, Italy)
Unified Metric-Based Multi-Platform Network: Integrating Radar, Communication and Jamming
Yuanhan Ni and Zulin Wang (Beihang University, China); Qin Huang (Group 201, Beihang University, China)
Adaptive Transmit Power Allocation for FDA Radar with Spectral Interference Avoidance
Ronghua Gui and Wen-Qin Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Design of (Quasi) Complementary Waveform with Doppler Resilience for Range Sidelobe Suppression
Zhongjie Wu (Harbin Institute of Technology, China); Chenxu Wang (Harbin Institute of Technology,Weihai, China); Zhiquan Zhou (Harbin Institute of Technology, Weihai, China); Xiang Feng (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Waveform Design for MIMO Radar with Partial Low-Resolution ADCs
Ziyang Cheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jinyang He (UESTC, China); Bin Liao (Shenzhen University, China); Zishu He (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
A Mismatched Filter for Integrated Sidelobe Level Minimization over a Continuous Doppler Shift Interval
Maria-Elisavet Chatzitheodoridi (ONERA, France); Abigael Taylor (ONERA, the French Aerospace Lab, France); Olivier Rabaste (Onera, France)
CP-OFDM Radar Range Reconstruction in a Chaotic Doppler Disturbed Scenario
Xinyu Liu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China & School of Communication and Information Engineering, China); Tianxian Zhang and Qiao Shi (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China)
Ergodic Interference Steering for Joint Phased Array Radar and Communication Systems
Bingqing Hong and Wen-Qin Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Fast Optimization for Unimodular Sequences Design with Good Correlation Properties
Yi Bu and Jing Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Xianxiang Yu (University Of Electronic Science And Technology Of China, China); Yanqin Xu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Zhihao Jiang (Naval Research Academy, China)
Correlation-Based Radar Receivers with Pulse-Shaped OFDM Signals
Steven Mercier (ISAE-SUPAERO, University of Toulouse, France); Damien Roque (ISAE-SUPAERO, Université de Toulouse, France); Stéphanie Bidon (University of Toulouse / ISAE, France); Cyrille Enderli (Thales Airborne Systems, France)
FPGA Design and Implementation of a Real-Time FM/PM Pseudo Random Waveform Generation for Noise Radars
Alisson Barreto (Instituto Militar de Engenharia, Brazil); Leandro Guimarães Figueroa Pralon (CTEX, Brazil); Bruno Pompeo and Mariana G Pralon (Brazilian Army Technological Center, Brazil); Gabriel Beltrão (University of Luxembourg & Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, Luxembourg)
Fractional Wideband Ambiguity Function for MIMO Radar
Chang Gao (Beijing Institute of Technology, China); Yongzhe Li (Beijing Institute of Technology & School of Information and Electronics, China); Ran Tao (Beijing Institute of Technology, China)
Direction Blanking with Controlable Width in MIMO Radar via Phase Code Optimization
Olivier Rabaste (Onera, France)
A Learning Approach to Design Binary Sequences with Good Correlation Properties
Omid Rezaei and Mahdi Ahmadi (Isfahan University of Technology, Iran); Mohammad Mahdi Naghsh (Isfahan University of Technology & Uppsala University, Iran)
Doppler-Tolerant NLFM Radar Signal Synthesis Method
Hubert Milczarek, Czesław Leśnik and Adam Kawalec (Military University of Technology, Poland)
Performance Prediction of FDA-MIMO Radar Detector
Ziting Xu, Bang Huang and Wen-Qin Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)

WA-P4: Automotive radar technology and signal processing

Chairs: Christos V. Ilioudis (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Alexander Yarovoy (TU Delft, The Netherlands)
Automotive Radar Interference Reduction Based on Sparse Bayesian Learning
Shengyi Chen (Ruhr-Universität Bochum & HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA, Germany); Jalal Taghia (Ruhr-Universitaet Bochum, Germany); Uwe Kühnau, Tai Fei and Frank Grünhaupt (HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA, Germany); Rainer Martin (Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany)
An Adaptive Interference Detection and Suppression Scheme Using Iterative Processing for Automotive FMCW Radars
Masahiro Umehira, Takeo Okuda, Xiaoyan Wang and Shigeki Takeda (Ibaraki University, Japan); Hiroshi Kuroda (Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., Japan)
A Ghost Target Suppression Technique Using Interference Replica for Automotive FMCW Radars
Daiki Ammen (Ibaraki University & Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Japan); Masahiro Umehira, Xiaoyan Wang and Shigeki Takeda (Ibaraki University, Japan); Hiroshi Kuroda (Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., Japan)
A Graphical Heatmap Tool to Analyse the Effects of Interference in Automotive Radar
Fatemeh Norouzian (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Anum Ahmed Pirkani (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain) & AKSA-SDS, Pakistan); Edward Hoare and Mikhail Cherniakov (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Designing Radar Waveform Parameters Oriented to Performance of Collision Warning System
Hang Ruan, Yimin Liu, Tianyao Huang and Xiqin Wang (Tsinghua University, China)
Multiple Access Radar Using Slow Chirp Modulation
Hans Hellsten (Saab AB, Halmstad University); Emil Nilsson (Halmstad University, Sweden)
Statistical Analysis of Automotive Radar Interference
Anum Ahmed Pirkani (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain) & AKSA-SDS, Pakistan); Fatemeh Norouzian and Edward Hoare (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Mikhail Cherniakov (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Statistical Study of Hardware Impairments Effect on mmWave 77 GHz FMCW Automotive Radar
Mohammad Hossein Moghaddam and Sina Rezaei Aghdam (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden); Alessio Filippi (NXP Semiconductors, The Netherlands); Thomas Eriksson (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
Localization and 3D Mapping Using 1D Automotive Radar Sensor
Robin van Gaalen (TU delft, The Netherlands); Faruk Uysal (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands); Alexander Yarovoy (TU Delft, The Netherlands)
A 79GHz Millimeter Radar Based Car and Motorcycle Counter
Weijie Liu (Panasonic Corporation, Japan); Yoshiyuki Okubo (Panasonic, Japan); Jerry Sun and Yasuhiro Aoyama (Panasonic, Taiwan)
Automotive Radar Waveform Parameters Randomisation for Interference Level Reduction
Fatemeh Norouzian (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Anum Ahmed Pirkani (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain) & AKSA-SDS, Pakistan); Edward Hoare and Mikhail Cherniakov (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
GIP Test for Automotive FMCW Interference Detection and Suppression
Thomas Pernstal (Flöjelbergsgatan 6 & SafeRadar Research, Sweden); Johan Degerman and Henric Broström (SafeRadar Research Sweden AB, Sweden); Vu Viet Thuy and Mats I. Pettersson (Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden)
Assessment of Micro-Doppler Based Road Targets Recognition Based on Co-Operative Multi-Sensor Automotive Radar Applications
Pasquale Striano (University of Strathclyde & Mr, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Christos V. Ilioudis, Carmine Clemente and John J Soraghan (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Interference Characterization in FMCW Radars
Sandeep Rao (Texas Instruments, India); Anil Varghese (Indian Institute of Science & Texas Instruments, India)

WA-P5: Experimental short-range target detection and classification

Chairs: Domenico Accardo (Università degli Studi di Napoli FEDERICO II, Italy), Pepijn B. Cox (TNO, The Netherlands)
Class Factorized Variational Auto-encoder for Radar HRRP Target Recognition
Jian Chen, Lan Du and Leiyao Liao (Xidian University, China)
From Unsupervised to Semi-Supervised Anomaly Detection Methods for HRRP Targets
Martin Bauw (MINES ParisTech, PSL Research University, CMM - Center of Mathematical Morphology & Thales LAS, France); Santiago Velasco-Forero (MINES ParisTech, PSL Research University, CMM-Center of Mathematical Morphology, France); Jesus Angulo (Mines ParisTech, France); Claude Adnet (Thales Air Systems, France); Olivier Airiau (Thales LAS, France)
Micro-Range Micro-Doppler for Classification
Dave Tahmoush (University of Kansas, USA)
Preliminary Studies to Identify Oil Well Perforations with Radar Installed Outside the Well
Yaser Norouzi, Ali Jamaluddin, Gholamreza Moradi and Sajjad Kaveh (Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran)
Comparative Analysis of 300 GHz and 79 GHz Radar Performance in Fire Environments
Aleksandr Bystrov, Liam Y. Daniel, Edward Hoare, Fatemeh Norouzian and Mikhail Cherniakov (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
UAV Micro-Doppler Signature Analysis
Dave Tahmoush (University of Kansas, USA)
Design and Development of K-Band FMCW Radar for Nano-Drone Detection
Safiah Zulkifli and Alessio Balleri (Cranfield University, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Simulation-Based Approach to Classification of Airborne Drones
Lasse Lehmann (Technical University of Denmark & Terma A/S, Denmark); Jørgen Dall (Technical University of Denmark, Denmark)

WA-P6: Radar tracking and track-before-detect

Chairs: Florian Meyer (University of California San Diego, USA), Luca Pallotta (University of Roma Tre, Italy)
Ship Tracking in High-Resolution Range-Compressed Airborne Radar Data Acquired During Linear and Circular Flight Tracks
Sushil Joshi (Deutschen Zentrums für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), Germany); Stefan V. Baumgartner (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
A Data Association Approach for Plot-Sequences Outputted by Multi-Frame Track-Before-Detect
Kezhu Liu, Ph Zhang, Wujun Li and Wei Yi (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China)
Trajectory Tracking by the Interacting Multiple Model Algorithm: Genetic Approach to Improve the Performance
Dmitrii A Bedin and Alexey Ivanov (N. N. Krasovskii Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics, Russia)
Unbiased Measurements Conversion Based Sequential Filtering for Target Tracking with Range, Range Rate and Direction Cosine Measurements
Lifu Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Ting Cheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology, China)
Joint Detection and Tracking Scheme for Target Tracking in Moving Platform
Yongsheng Guan (Information Science Academy of China Electronics Technolog Group Corporation, USA); Yingping Wang (Xidian University, China)
Tracker Integrity Performance Assessment
Nicolas Honoré and Marc Fragu (Thales LAS/AMS, France); Christophe Labreuche and Bruno Marcon (Thales Research and Technology, France)
Track-Before-Detect Method Based on Preprocessing with Pseudo-Spectrum
Liangliang Wang and Gongjian Zhou (Harbin Institute of Technology, China); Thia Kirubarajan (McMaster University, Canada)
Supervised Learning Based Online Filters for Targets Tracking Using Radar Measurements
Jie Deng, Wei Yi, Kai Zeng, Qiyun Peng and Xiaobo Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
A Multi-Scan Joint Tracking and Classification Method for Weak Targets
Kai Zeng, Wei Yi, Qiyun Peng and Jie Deng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
An Aircraft-Centered Multi-Frame TBD Method for Airborne Radar Systems
Qiyun Peng, Wei Yi, Kai Zeng, Jie Deng, Wujun Li and Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Target Tracking and Ghost Mitigation Based on Multi-view Through-the-wall Radar Imaging
Huquan Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Shisheng Guo (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Xiaobo Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)

Thursday, September 24

Thursday, September 24 9:00 - 10:40 (Europe/Rome)

ThM-L1: DOA Estimation

Room: Ch1
Chairs: Vincenzo Carotenuto (University of Naples Federico II, Italy), Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China)
9:00 A Comparison of Two Stochastic Maximum Likelihood DoA Estimators - Rotating Array Case
Michał Meller (Gdansk University of Technology & PIT-RADWAR S.A., Poland); Kamil Stawiarski (Gdansk University of Technology, Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Computer Science & PIT-RADWAR S.A., Poland)
9:20 Robust Semiparametric DOA Estimation in Non-Gaussian Environment
Stefano Fortunati (CentraleSupélec, France); Alexandre Renaux (Paris-Sud University, France); Frederic Pascal (CentraleSupélec, France)
9:40 Simultaneous Radar Detection and Constrained Target Angle Estimation via Dinkelbach Algorithm
Massimo Rosamilia (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Augusto Aubry (Universita degli studi di Napoli, Italy); Antonio De Maio (University of Naples "Federico II", Italy); Stefano Marano (University of Salerno, Italy)
10:00 Large Array DOA Estimation Based on Extreme Learning Machine and Random Matrix Theory
Anqi Zhao, Hong Jiang and Qi Zhang (Jilin University, China)
10:20 Multi-frame DOA Estimation Algorithm for Weak Moving Targets
Ph Zhang, Kezhu Liu, Wujun Li, Wei Yi and Xiaobo Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)

ThM-L2: Joint radar and communications

Room: Ch2
Chairs: Yonina C. Eldar (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel), Marco Lops (University of Naples Federico II & CNIT - Consorzio Universitario Nazionale per le Telecomunicazioni, Italy)
9:00 Realization of a Joint MIMO Radar and Communication System Using a PSK-LFM Waveform
Muge Bekar, Christopher J. Baker and Edward Hoare (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
9:20 Effect Analysis of Spatial Modulation on Clutter Mitigation for Joint RadCom Systems and Solutions
Xin Zhang and Xiangrong Wang (Beihang University, China); Elias Aboutanios (University of New South Wales, Australia)
9:40 Green Communications with Radar Spectrum Sharing
Emanuele Grossi (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio & Consorzio Nazionale Inter-universitario per le Telecomunicazioni (CNIT), Italy); Marco Lops (University of Naples Federico II & CNIT - Consorzio Universitario Nazionale per le Telecomunicazioni, Italy); Luca Venturino (Universita' degli Studi di Cassino e del Lazio Merdionale & Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Telecomunicazioni (CNIT), Italy)
10:00 Distributed Radar-Aided Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication
Canan Aydogdu (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden); Fan Liu and Christos Masouros (University College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Henk Wymeersch (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden); Mats Rydström (Veoneer, Sweden)
10:20 Can Automotive Radars Form Vehicular Networks?
Canan Aydogdu and Henk Wymeersch (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden); Mats Rydström (Veoneer, Sweden)

ThM-L3: Radar technology

Room: Ch3
Chairs: Christopher J. Baker (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)
9:00 Airborne Polarimetric Doppler Phased Array Weather Radar: Performance Requirements and Design Specifications
Jothiram Vivekanandan, Luis Perez-Clifford, Eric Loew and Adam Karboski (National Center for Atmospheric Research, USA)
9:20 Quantum Radar with Digital Waveform Generators
Fred E Daum (Raytheon, USA)
9:40 Multi-Resolution and Multi-Rate UWB ESM Receiver Design via Direct RF Sub-Nyquist Sampling
Abdullah Pinarcik (ASELSAN A. S., Turkey); Ali Bugra Korucu and Yasar Kemal Alp (ASELSAN Inc., Turkey); Lutfiye Durak-Ata (Istanbul Technical University, Turkey)
10:00 Sectoral Horn and Patch Array Antenna Design for a 76-81 GHz High-Resolution Tomographic Radar
Wafa Pathan Rahamtulla (Chalmers University of Technology); Andreas Och (Infineon Technologies Austria AG, Austria & Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany); Patrick Hölzl (Infineon Technologies Austria AG); Stefan Schuster (voestalpine Stahl GmbH); Venkata Pathuri Bhuvana (Silicon Austria Labs GmbH, Austria); Robert Weigel (Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany)
10:20 Design of a Substrate Integrated Waveguide Slots Antenna in W Band for Aircraft Radar Application
Lamia Sadaoui (Universite Cote d'Azur, CNRS, LEAT, France); Jerome Lanteri (Université Nice Sophia Antipolis, France); Jean-Yves Dauvignac (Université Côte d'Azur, CNRS, LEAT, France); Claire Migliaccio (Université Côte d'Azur, CNRS, France); Fabien Ferrero (University Nice Sophia Antipolis, CNRS, LEAT & CREMANT, France); Laurent Brochier (Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France); Ronnie Rexhaeuser and Thilo Lenhard (InnoSenT GmbH, Germany); Federico Lolli and Claudio Palleschi (Interconsulting, Italy)

ThM-L4: Radar phenomenology and modeling

Room: Ch4
Chairs: Luke Rosenberg (Defence, Science and Technology Group & University of Adelaide, Australia), Simon Watts (UCL, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
9:00 Scanning Radar Simulation in the Maritime Environment
Luke Rosenberg (Defence, Science and Technology Group & University of Adelaide, Australia); Simon Watts (UCL, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Stephen Bocquet (DST Group, Australia)
9:20 HF RCS of Small Boat Displacement in the Ocean
Gordon Frazer and Charlie Williams (FrazerLab Pty Ltd, Australia)
9:40 Multistatic Radar Measurements of UAVs at X-Band and L-Band
Piers Jerome Beasley, Matthew Ritchie, Hugh Griffiths and William Miceli (University College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Michael R Inggs (University Cape Town, South Africa)
10:00 Bi-static Reflectivity Patterns of Vulnerable Road Users in the C-V2X Frequency Range
Andreas Schwind, Willi Hofmann, Sreehari Buddappagari Jayapal Gowdu and Ralf Stephan (Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany); Reiner S. Thomä and Matthias Hein (Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany)
10:20 Virtual Multistatic Illumination by Exploitation of Multipath Propagation with Coherent MIMO Radar
Oliver Biallawons (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany); Joachim Ender (University of Siegen, Germany)

ThM-SS13: SAR meets AI

Room: Ch5
Chairs: Mario Costantini (E-GEOS - an Italian Space Agency and Telespazio Company, Italy), Giuseppe Scarpa (Università "Federico II" di Napoli, Italy)
9:00 Balanced Feature Pyramid Network for Ship Detection in Synthetic Aperture Radar Images
Tianwen Zhang, Xiaoling Zhang, Jun Shi, Shunjun Wei and Jianguo Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jianwei Li (Naval Aeronautical University, China)
9:20 InSAR Phase Unwrapping Using Convolutional Neural Network
Francesco Calvanese (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Francescopaolo Sica (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany); Giuseppe Scarpa (Università "Federico II" di Napoli, Italy); Paola Rizzoli (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
9:40 An Adversarial Learning Approach for Oil Spill Detection from SAR Images
Federico Ronci, Corrado Avolio, Mauro Di Donna and Massimo Zavagli (E-Geos, Italy); Veronica Piccialli (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy); Mario Costantini (E-GEOS - an Italian Space Agency and Telespazio Company, Italy)
10:00 Low Resolution for DNN in SAR
Iulia Calota and Daniela Faur (University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania); Mihai Datcu (German Aerospace Center, Germany)
10:20 Classification of Synthetic Aperture Radar Images of Icebergs and Ships Using Random Forests Outperforms Convolutional Neural Networks
William Franz Lamberti (George Mason University, USA)

Thursday, September 24 10:40 - 11:00 (Europe/Rome)

Coffee Break

Thursday, September 24 11:00 - 12:40 (Europe/Rome)

ThM-L10: High resolution radar imaging

Room: Ch5
Chairs: Michail Antoniou (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Debora Pastina (Uniroma, Italy)
11:00 First Results of a Joint Measurement Campaign with PAMIR-Ka and MIRANDA-94
Ingo Walterscheid, Patrick Berens, Michael Caris, Stefan Sieger, Olaf Saalmann, Daniel Janssen, Gabriel El-Arnauti and Angel Ribalta (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany); Daniel Henke (University of Zurich, Switzerland); Elias Mendez Dominguez (University of Zurich & Remote Sensing Laboratories, Switzerland)
11:20 IED Command Wire Detection Using Multi-Aspect Processing on SAR Images
Keith T.J. Klein (Delft University of Technology & TNO, The Netherlands); Faruk Uysal (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands); Miguel Caro Cuenca, Matern Otten and Jacco de Wit (TNO, The Netherlands)
11:40 High- Resolution, Contiguous SAR Imaging Using Co-Located MIMO Arrays: Experimental Proof of Concept
Furkan Korkmaz (The University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Michail Antoniou (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
12:00 3D Fast Factorized Back-Projection in Cartesian Coordinates
Juliana A Góes (University of Campinas - UNICAMP, Brazil); Valquiria Lima Bessa de Castro (University of Campinas, Brazil); Leonardo Sant´Anna Bins (INPE, Brazil); Hugo Enrique Hernandez-Figueroa (Unicamp, Brazil)
12:20 Scanning Radar Target Reconstruction Using Deep Convolutional Neural Network
Jifang Pei (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Deqing Mao (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Weibo Huo (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Yin Zhang and Yulin Huang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)

ThM-L8: Radar classification

Room: Ch3
Chairs: Jacques E Cilliers (CSIR, South Africa), Lan Lan (Xidian University, China)
11:00 Target Classification Using Combined YOLO-SVM in High-Resolution Automotive FMCW Radar
Woosuk Kim, Hyunwoong Cho, Jongseok Kim and Byungkwan Kim (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT), Korea (South)); Seongwook Lee (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology & Machine Learning Lab, Korea (South))
11:20 Unsupervised Domain Adaptation for Human Activity Recognition in Radar
Xinyu Li (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunication, China); Xiao jun Jing and Yuan He (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China)
11:40 A Novel Microwave Staring Correlated Imaging Approach Based on Single Transmitting Antenna
Jianlin Zhang, Bo Yuan, Zheng Jiang, Yuanyue Guo and Dongjin Wang (University of Science and Technology of China, China)
12:00 Comparison of SEM Methods for Poles Estimation from Scattered Field by Canonical Objects
Yasmina Zaky (Université Cote d'Azur, France); Nicolas Fortino (University of Nice, France); Jean-Yves Dauvignac (Université Côte d'Azur, CNRS, LEAT, France); Fabien Seyfert and Martine Olivi (Inria Sophia Antipolis, France); Laurent Baratchart (INRIA, France)
12:20 Feature-Based Classification for Image Segmentation in Automotive Radar Based on Statistical Distribution Analysis
Yang Xiao and Liam Y. Daniel (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Marina S. Gashinova (University of Birmngham, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

ThM-SS14: Multisensor multitarget tracking in surveillance applications

Room: Ch1
Chairs: Paolo Braca (CMRE, Italy), Ba-Ngu Vo (Curtin University, Australia)
11:00 GCI Fusion Based Multi-Detection Multitarget Tracking
Lin Gao (University of Florence, Italy); Giorgio Battistelli and Luigi Chisci (Università di Firenze, Italy); Alfonso Farina (Leonardo Company Consultant, Italy)
11:20 Track Before Detect for Radar Using Stochastic Particle Flow Filters
Fred E Daum and Arjang Noushin (Raytheon, USA)
11:40 On the Probability of Cross-Radar Assignment Error
Paolo Braca (CMRE, Italy); Leonardo Maria Millefiori (NATO STO CMRE, Italy); Stefano Marano (University of Salerno, Italy); Peter Willett (University of Connecticut, USA); William Dale Blair (Georgia Institute of Technology & Georgia Tech Research Institute, USA)
12:00 Progress on the Study for the Use of Long-Range Radars for Space Situational Awareness
Sonia Tomei and Luca Gentile (CNIT RaSS, Italy); Elisa Giusti (CNIT & RaSS, Italy); Marco Martorella (University of Pisa, Italy); Sandro Strappaveccia (CTO Naval Systems, Electronics IT Leonardo spa, Italy); Domenico Vigilante (Leonardo, Italy); Luca Timmoneri (Leonardo Spa, Italy); Alfonso Farina (Leonardo Company Consultant, Italy)
12:20 Design of NCA Filters for Tracking Maneuvering Targets
William Dale Blair (Georgia Institute of Technology & Georgia Tech Research Institute, USA)

ThM-SS15: Multi-function spectral system co-design

Room: Ch2
Chairs: Daniel W. Bliss (Arizona State University, USA), Athina Petropoulu (Rutgers, USA)
11:00 Joint Radar-Communication-Based Bayesian Predictive Beamforming for Vehicular Networks
Weijie Yuan (University of New South Wales, Australia); Fan Liu and Christos Masouros (University College London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Jinhong Yuan and Derrick Wing Kwan Ng (University of New South Wales, Australia)
11:20 A Joint Design of MIMO-OFDM Dual-Function Radar Communication System Using Generalized Spatial Modulation
Zhaoyi Xu and Athina Petropulu (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, USA); Shunqiao Sun (The University of Alabama, USA)
11:40 Vehicular RF Convergence: Simultaneous Radar, Communications, and PNT for Urban Air Mobility and Automotive Applications
Andrew Herschfelt, Alex Chiriyath and Daniel W. Bliss (Arizona State University, USA); Christ D. Richmond (Arizona State University & Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, USA); Urbashi Mitra (University of Southern California, USA); Shannon D Blunt (University of Kansas, USA)
12:00 Multicarrier DS-CDMA Waveforms for Joint Radar-Communication System
Salil Sharma, Maarit Melvasalo and Visa Koivunen (Aalto University, Finland)
12:20 Hybrid Beamforming for Multi-User Dual-Function MIMO Radar-Communication System
Ziyang Cheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Shengnan Shi (UESTC, China); Bin Liao (Shenzhen University, China)

ThM-SS16: Ground based radar remote sensing of clouds and precipitation

Room: Ch4
Chairs: Luca Baldini (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy), Frank S. Marzano (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)
11:00 Development and Observations of the Phased Array Radar for Weather Application
Tomoo Ushio (Osaka University, Japan); Eiichi Yoshikawa (JAXA, Japan); Hiroshi Kikuchi (The University of Electro-Communications, Japan); Masakazu Wada (Toshiba Corporation, Japan)
11:20 Triple Frequency Doppler Spectra Closure Study Across the Melting Layer: Lessons Learnt
Kamil Mroz (UK-NCEO, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Alessandro Battaglia (Politecnico of Turin, Italy & University of Leicester, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Stefan Kneifel, Leonie von Terzi, Markus Karrer and Davide Ori (University of Cologne, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
11:40 AI in Weather Radars
V. Chandrasekar (Colorado State University, USA)
12:00 Nonlinear Iterative Optimization Approaches for Pulse Compression in Weather Radars
Luca Facheris and Fabrizio Argenti (University of Florence, Italy)

Thursday, September 24 12:40 - 2:00 (Europe/Rome)

Lunch Break

Thursday, September 24 2:00 - 3:00 (Europe/Rome)

Plenary Talk 3 - Mahta Moghaddam

Thursday, September 24 3:00 - 4:40 (Europe/Rome)

ThA-L1: Radar tracking

Room: Ch1
Chairs: William Dale Blair (Georgia Institute of Technology & Georgia Tech Research Institute, USA), Luigi Chisci (Università di Firenze, Italy)
3:00 PLA-JPDA for Indoor Multi-Person Tracking Using IR-UWB Radars
Hongyu Qian, Xiuzhu Yang, Xinyue Zhang, Yi Ding and Lin Zhang (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China)
3:20 A Track-Before-Detect Approach for UWB Radar Sensor Networks
Bo Yan, Andrea Giorgetti and Enrico Paolini (University of Bologna, Italy)
3:40 Radar Fusion for Multipath Mitigation in Indoor Environments
Evert Ismael Pocoma Copa (Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium); Kheireddine Aziz (Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre (IMEC) & Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium); Maxim Rykunov, Eddy De Greef and Andre Bourdoux (IMEC, Belgium); François Horlin (Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium)
4:00 BAAS: Bayesian Tracking and Fusion Assisted Object Annotation of Radar Sensor Data for Artificial Intelligence Application
Stefan Haag and Bharanidhar Duraisamy (Daimler AG, Germany); Felix Govaers (Fraunhofer FKIE / University of Bonn, Germany); Wolfgang Koch (Fraunhofer FKIE & University of Bonn, Germany); Martin Fritzsche and Juergen Dickmann (Daimler AG, Germany)
4:20 Note on Autocorrelation of the Residuals of the NCV Kalman Filter Tracking a Maneuvering Target
Paul Miceli (Georgia Tech Research Institute, USA); William Dale Blair (Georgia Institute of Technology & Georgia Tech Research Institute, USA)

ThA-L2: Software-defined, small radar architectures, prototypes

Room: Ch2
Chair: Braham Himed (AFRL, USA)
3:00 Reviewing the Application and Integration of Software Defined Radios to Radar Systems
Shiqi Feng (Per Vices Corporation, Canada); Neelam Mughees (COMSATS University Islamabad, Pakistan); Victor Wollesen (Per Vices Corporation, Canada)
3:20 SDR-Based Hardware Implementation and Performance Measurement of Transmit Beampattern Design Algorithms
Ahmad Bin Rabiah and Mohammed Alsakabi (Prince Sultan Defense Studies and Research Center, Saudi Arabia); Omar Aldayel and Saleh A Alshebeili (King Saud University, Saudi Arabia)
3:40 The UAV Radar Imaging Prototype Developed in the Frame of the VESTA Project
Giuseppe Esposito (IREA-CNR, Italy); Carlo Noviello (IREA-CNR & University of Napoli Federico II, Italy); Francesco Soldovieri (CNR, Italy); Giancarmine Fasano (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Graziano Gagliarde (TopView srl, Italy); Gianluca Luisi and Federico Saccoccio (TopView Srl, Italy); Ilaria Catapano (IREA-CNR, Italy)
4:00 An All-COTS High Sampling Frequency Pulse-Doppler Imaging Radar
Russell H Kenney (University of Oklahoma & Advanced Radar Research Center, USA); Kurt Konyalioglu, Mark Yeary and Hjalti Sigmarsson (University of Oklahoma, USA); Jay W McDaniel (University of Oklahoma & Advanced Radar Research Center, USA)
4:20 Experimental Implementation of a Multi-Antenna 802.11Ax-Based Passive Bistatic Radar for Human Target Detection
Laurent Storrer (Univesité Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Belgium); Hasan Can Yildirim and Evert Pocoma (Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Belgium); Jerome Louveaux (Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium); Philippe De Doncker (ULB, Belgium); Sofie Pollin (KU Leuven, Belgium); François Horlin (Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium)

ThA-SS17: Radar for health monitoring and biomedical applications

Room: Ch3
Chairs: Fauzia Ahmad (Temple University, USA), Francesco Fioranelli (TU Delft, The Netherlands)
3:00 Joint Waveform/Receiver Design for Vital-Sign Detection in Signal-Dependent Interference
Gabriel Beltrão (University of Luxembourg & Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, Luxembourg); Mohammad Alaee-Kerahroodi (Interdisciplinary Center for Security, Reliability and Trust, Université du Luxembourg, Luxembourg); Udo Schröder (IEE S.A., Luxembourg); Bhavani Shankar Mysore R (Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust & University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg)
3:20 Comparative Study of Radar Architectures for Human Vital Signs Measurement
Etienne Antide (Université Grenoble Alpes & CEA, LETI, France); Mykhailo Zarudniev (Université Grenoble Alpes, France); Olivier Michel (INPG, France); Michael Pelissier (CEA-Leti/Minatec, France)
3:40 Distributed Radar Information Fusion for Gait Recognition and Fall Detection
Haobo Li and Julien Le Kernec (University of Glasgow, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Ajay Mehul (The University of Alabama, USA); Sevgi Z Zubeyde Gurbuz (University of Alabama & TUBITAK Space Technologies Research Institute, Italy); Francesco Fioranelli (TU Delft, The Netherlands)
4:00 Body Movement Cancellation Using Adaptive Filtering Technology for Radar-Based Vital Sign Monitoring
Li Zhang and Chuanwei Ding (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China); Xudong Zhou (Nanjing University of Science and Technology,China); Hong Hong (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China); Changzhi Li (Texas Tech University, USA); Xiaohua Zhu (Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China)
4:20 An Unsupervised Approach for Graph-based Robust Clustering of Human Gait Signatures
Aylin Tastan (Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany); Michael Muma and Abdelhak M Zoubir (Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany)

ThA-SS18: Satellite sensing of the atmosphere: radar technologies and methods for advancing atmospheric and climate science.

Room: Ch4
Chairs: Luca Facheris (University of Florence, Italy), Simone Tanelli (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, USA)
3:00 Spaceborne Atmospheric Radar Technology Development
Lihu Li, Gerald Heymsfield and Matthew McLinden (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, USA); Paul Racette (NASA GSFC, USA); Michael Cooley, Peter Stenger and Thomas Spence (Northrop Grumman Corporation, USA)
3:20 A Compact W-band Breadboard Radar for Atmospheric Measurements
Raquel Monje, Robert Beauchamp, Ken Cooper, Shivani Joshi and Simone Tanelli (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, USA)
3:40 Cloud Dynamics Revealed by a G-band Humidity-Sounding Differential Absorption Radar
Ken Cooper (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology); Robert Beauchamp, Richard Roy, Luis Millan, Matt Lebsock and Raquel Monje (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, USA)
4:00 RainCube and Its Legacy for the Next Generation of Spaceborne Cloud and Precipitation Radars
Simone Tanelli (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, USA); Eva Peral, Eastwood Im and Mauricio Sanchez-Barbetty (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA); Robert Beauchamp and Raquel Monje (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, USA)
4:20 Ground-Based Radar Insight into Warm Marine Boundary Layer Clouds for Shaping Future Spaceborne Radar Missions
Katia Lamer (Brookhaven National Laboratory Stony Brook, USA); Pavlos Kollias (Stony Brook University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Alessandro Battaglia (Politecnico of Turin, Italy & University of Leicester, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Simon Preval (University of Leicester, United Kingdom (Great Britain))

ThA-SS19: Millimeter-wave synthetic aperture radar

Room: Ch5
Chairs: Kumar Vijay Mishra (United States Army Research Laboratory, USA), Lam Nguyen (Army Research Laboratory, USA)
3:00 k-Space Decomposition Based Super-resolution Three-dimensional Imaging Method for Millimeter Wave Radar
Tomoki Omori (University of Electro-Communications, Japan); Yusuke Isono, Katsuhiko Kondo and Yusuke Akamine (SOKEN, Japan); Shouhei Kidera (University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
3:20 High-Throughput 3-D Millimeter-Wave Imaging of Packaged Goods
Andreas Pedross-Engel (University of Washington & ThruWave Inc., USA); Claire Watts and Matthew Reynolds (University of Washington, USA)
3:40 Near-Field MIMO-ISAR Millimeter-Wave Imaging
Josiah W. Smith (University of Texas at Dallas, USA); Muhammet Yanik and Murat Torlak (The University of Texas at Dallas, USA)
4:00 Image Enhancement with Blind Deconvolution in Millimeter-Wave 3-D FLoSAR
Kumar Vijay Mishra (United States Army Research Laboratory, USA); Lam Nguyen (Army Research Laboratory, USA)
4:20 A Review of Recent Advancements Including Machine Learning on Synthetic Aperture Radar Using Millimeter-Wave Radar
Arindam Sengupta (The University of Arizona, USA); Feng Jin, Reydesel A Cuevas and Siyang Cao (University of Arizona, USA)

Thursday, September 24 4:40 - 5:00 (Europe/Rome)

Coffee Break

Thursday, September 24 5:00 - 6:40 (Europe/Rome)

ThA-P1: PSS3 - Multitarget tracking

Chairs: Giorgio Battistelli (Università di Firenze, Italy), Suqi Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Distributed Multi-Target Tracking over an Asynchronous Multi-Sensor Network
Guchong Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Giorgio Battistelli and Luigi Chisci (Università di Firenze, Italy); Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
A Decentralized PHD Filter for Multi-Target Tracking in Asynchronous Multi-Static Radar System
Qi Yang and Wei Yi (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Mahendra Mallick (Independent Consultant, USA)
An Efficient PHD Filter for Multi-target Tracking with Out-of-Sequence Measurement
Qi Yang and Wei Yi (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Distributed Multi-object Tracking and Registration with LMB Filter in Multistatic Radar Systems
Lei Chai, Wei Yi, Wujun Li and Lingjiang Kong (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Resource Allocation for Multi-Target Tracking in Multi-Static Radar Systems with Imperfect Detection Performance
Jun Sun, Xiujuan Lu, Ye Yuan and Xiaobo Yang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)

ThA-P2: PSS4 - Multisensor multitarget tracking

Chairs: Nicola Forti (NATO STO CMRE, Italy), Peter Willett (University of Connecticut, USA)
A Non-Markovian Prediction for the GM-PHD Filter Based on Recurrent Neural Networks
Isabel Schlangen, Steffen Jung and Alexander Charlish (Fraunhofer FKIE, Germany)
Random Finite Set Tracking for Anomaly Detection in the Presence of Clutter
Nicola Forti and Leonardo Maria Millefiori (NATO STO CMRE, Italy); Paolo Braca (CMRE, Italy); Peter Willett (University of Connecticut, USA)
Multiple-Hypothesis Group Tracking
Stefano Coraluppi and Constantino Rago (Systems and Technology Research, USA); Craig Carthel (Systems & Technology Research, USA)

ThA-P3: PSS5 - Radar networks for climate change

Chairs: Frank Gekat (Leonardo Germany, Germany), Stefano Turso (Fraunhofer Institute for High Frequency Physics and Radar Techniques FHR, Germany)
Weather Detection with an AESA-Based Airborne Sense and Avoid Radar
Florian Kunstmann, Dietmar Klarer, Anouk Puchinger and Stefan Beer (Hensoldt Sensors GmbH, Germany)
Application of Micro Rain Radar for Supporting Quantitative Weather Radar Precipitation Measurements
Gerhard Peters and Piet Markmann (METEK GmbH, Germany); Hans-Jürgen Kirtzel (Metek GmbH, Germany)
A Novel Antenna Concept for Weather Applications Based on a Cylindrical Parabolic Reflector
Stefano Turso (Fraunhofer Institute for High Frequency Physics and Radar Techniques FHR, Germany); Carlos Salzburg (Fraunhofer, Germany); Marc Vizcarro (Hensoldt, Germany); Thomas Bertuch (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany)
Validation of Space-Borne Radar Precipitation Retrievals Using Disdrometer Data over Italy
Elisa Adirosi (Italian National Research Council (CNR), Italy); Luca Baldini (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy); Mario Montopoli (ISAC CNR, Italy); Alessandro Bracci (University of Bologna, Italy)
Regional Precipitation Mosaicking Using Multifrequency Weather Radar Network in Complex Orography
Errico Picciotti (HIMET, Italy); Stefano Barbieri (CETEMPS, University of L'Aquila, Italy); Saverio Di Fabio (CETEMPS, Italy); Klaide De Sanctis (HIMET, Italy); Raffaele Lidori (University of L'Aquila, Italy); Frank S. Marzano (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)

ThA-P4: Indoor, GPR and through-the-wall radars

Chair: Francesco Soldovieri (CNR, Italy)
Accurate People Counting Based on Radar: Deep Learning Approach
Jae-Ho Choi, Ji-Eun Kim and Nam-Hoon Jeong (POSTECH, Korea (South)); Seung-Hyun Jin (Defense Agency for Technology and Quality, Korea (South)); Kyung-Tae Kim (Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea (South))
Super-resolution Doppler Velocity and Range Estimator for Short-range Human Recognition Radar
Takeru Ando and Shouhei Kidera (University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
NLP Based Skeletal Pose Estimation Using mmWave Radar Point-Cloud: A Simulation Approach
Arindam Sengupta (The University of Arizona, USA); Feng Jin and Siyang Cao (University of Arizona, USA)
Improved People Counting Algorithm for Indoor Environments Using 60 GHz FMCW Radar
Jonas Weiß (TU Munich, Germany); Rodrigo Pérez and Erwin Biebl (Technische Universität München, Germany)
Analyzing the Classification Capability of Micro-Doppler Spectra
Hans-Günter Hirsch (Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences, Germany); Jan Stähler (Institute for Pattern Recognition, Germany); Manfred Hägelen and Reinhard Kulke (IMST GmbH, Germany)
Radar Based Deep Learning Technology for Loudspeaker Faults Detection and Classification
Alessio Izzo and Carmine Clemente (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Ludovico Ausiello (Solent University, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); John J Soraghan (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Detailed Feature Representation and Analysis of Low Frequency UWB Radar Range Profile for Improving Through-wall Human Activity Recognition
Yansong Peng and Shisheng Guo (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Combat Gesture Classification Using Through-The-Wall Radar Based on Multi-domain Features Association
Beili Ma and Baixiao Chen (Xidian University, China)
A Ground Penetrating Radar Data Reconstruction Method Based on Generation Networks
Longhao Xie (University of Electronic Science and Technology, China); Qing Zhao and Jianjian Huo (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guo Cheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Italy)
Health Assessment of Trees Using GPR-derived Root Density Maps
Livia Lantini, Fabio Tosti, Iraklis Giannakis, Lilong Zou and Daniel Egyir (University of West London, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Dale Mortimer (Tree Service, London Borough of Ealing, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Amir M. Alani (University of West London, United Kingdom (Great Britain))
Knowledge-assisted Building Layout Reconstruction for Through-the-wall Radar Imaging
Yang Zhang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Qingxin Ran, Huquan Li, Shisheng Guo and Jiahui Chen (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
A Real-Time Human Activity Recognition Method for Through-the-Wall Radar
Can Cheng and Fei Ling (University of Electronic Science and Tech, China); Shisheng Guo (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guolong Cui (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Qiang Jian, Chao Jia and Qingxin Ran (University of Electronic Science and Tech, China)

ThA-P5: ECCM, defense and technology

Nodes Positions Optimization for Sparse Large Aperture Radar System with Enhanced Target Search Efficiency
Minglong Deng, Ziyang Cheng and Chunchun Zheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Zi-Shu He (University of Electronics Science and Technology of China, China)
Novel Radar North Correction Estimation Algorithm
Ondrej Nemec (University of Pardubice, Czech Republic); Jan Pidanic (University of Pardubice & Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics, Czech Republic); Pavel Sedivy (Retia, a. s., Czech Republic)
A Study on the Memory Effect of Mixer
Bowei Zhang, Ling Tong and Bo Gao (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Baoguo Yang, Shubiao Li, Shengli Liang and Fushun Nian (Science and Technology on Electronic Test & Measurement Laboratory, China)
Determination of Radiometric Radar Cross-Section
Massimiliano Rossi (MBDA Italia S.p.A., Italy); Marco Frasca (MBDA Italia, Italy)
Single Data Set Side-lobe Cancellation Method for Non-stationary Clutter Suppression in HF Mixed Mode Surface Wave Radar
Jiazhi Zhang, Xin Zhang, Weibo Deng, Yang Qiang and Mengxiao Zhao (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Multi-Receiver Deception Jamming Against SAR Using Frequency Diverse Array
Jianfei Yu, Mu Zhou and Zengshan Tian (Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China); Bang Huang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Empirical Calibration Coefficient Estimation in the Context of Multi-Functional RF Systems
Michael Kohler, Daniel W O'Hagan and Josef Worms (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany); Oliver Bringmann (University of Tuebingen, Embedded Systems / FZI, Germany)
Performance Analysis and Optimal Placement for Unambiguous DOA Estimation Using Interferometry
Huaiyuan Liang and Xiangrong Wang (Beihang University, China); Alfonso Farina (Leonardo Company Consultant, Italy)
High Resolution Harmonic Radar ISAR Experiments and System Design Strategies
Florian Bischeltsrieder, Andreas Heinzel and Markus Peichl (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
Exclusion of Target Signals from Training Samples for Robust Adaptive Beamforming in Radar
Ryuhei Takahashi (MitsubishiElectricCorporation, Japan); Toshio Wakayama (Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Japan)
A Random Antenna Subset Selection Jamming Method Against Multistatic Radar System
Xiangtuan Wang, Yimin Liu and Tianyao Huang (Tsinghua University, China)
Clustering for Jamming Environment Classification
Vincenzo Carotenuto (University of Naples Federico II, Italy); Antonio De Maio (University of Naples "Federico II", Italy); Salvatore Iommelli (Ente di Formazione Professionale Maxwell, Italy)
Frequency Modulation Parasitic DOA Error Compensation
Sungdo Choi (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Korea (South)); Hyunwoong Cho and Woosuk Kim (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT), Korea (South)); Minsung Eo and Seungtae Khang (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Korea (South)); Jongseok Kim (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT), Korea (South))
Mainlobe Deceptive Jammer Suppression with MIMO Radar Using Element-Pulse Coding
Lan Lan, Guisheng Liao and Jingwei Xu (Xidian University, China); Yuhong Zhang (Xidian University, USA)

ThA-P6: High resolution SAR/ISAR

A Computationally Efficient Approach for Velocity Estimation of Ground Moving Targets
Amir Hossein Oveis (Radar and Surveillance Systems (RaSS · Lab - CNIT), Italy); Marco Martorella (University of Pisa, Italy); MohammadAli Sebt (K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Iran); Ali Noroozi (K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Australia)
A Fast ISAR Imaging Method for Rapidly Spinning Targets Using Pseudo-Polar Coordinate in Range-Doppler Domain
Mengyi Qin and Dong Li (Chongqing University, China); Xi Luo (Xi’an Institute of Space Electronics and Information Technology, China); Hongqing Liu (Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China); Jinzhi Ren and Qihang Cao (Chongqing University, China)
A Registration Strategy for Cicular SAR Noncoherent Imaging
Yuxiao Luo (National University of Defense Technology, China); Daoxiang An, Xiaotao Huang, Leping Chen and Wu Wang (National University of Defense Technology, China)
Three Dimensional Electromagnetic Vortex Radar Imaging Based on the Modified RD Algorithm
Lin Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Lujing Tao (The 28th Research Institute China Electronic Technology Group Corporation, China); Zhongyu Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Junjie Wu (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)
Sparse Reconstruction for Synthetic Aperture Radar Based on Split SPICE
Jiawei Luo, Yongchao Zhang, Deqing Mao, Yin Zhang and Yulin Huang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China)
Road Surface Quality Assessment Using Polarimetric Airborne SAR
Arun Babu and Stefan V. Baumgartner (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
Optimized Minimum-Search for SAR Backprojection Autofocus on GPUs Using CUDA
Niklas Rother, Christian Fahnemann and Jan Wittler (Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany); Holger Blume (Leibniz Universitaet Hannover, Germany)
Hybrid Conditional Random Fields Based on Complex-valued 3D CNN for PolSAR Image Classification
Peng Zhang, Beibei Li, Xiaofeng Tan and Yinyin Jiang (Xidian University, China); Ming Li (XIDIAN University, China); Yan Wu (Xidian University, China)
A Modified CSA for Missile-borne SAR with Curved Trajectory
Zhang Yun and Lu Chenyue (Harbin Institute of Technology, China); Haojian Zhang (Beijing Institute of Aerospace Systems Engineering, China); Hongbo Li (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)
Improved Frequency Division Algorithm for Residual Motion Errors in Synthetic Aperture Radar
Qianrong Lu (Shanghai Radio Equipment Research Institute, China)
Vector Extrapolation Based Fast Split Bregman Algorithm for Radar Forward-Looking Imaging
Qiping Zhang, Yin Zhang, Yongchao Zhang and Yulin Huang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Jianyu Yang (School of Electronic Engineering, China); Qingying Yi (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)

ThA-P7: Detection and estimation

Chairs: Bernard Mulgrew (Institute for Digital Communications, The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Great Britain)), Piotr Samczynski (Warsaw University of Technology, Poland)
A Coarse-to-Fine Robust Estimation of FMCW Radar Signal for Vital Sign Detection
Kang Liu and Yuanhui Zhang (China Jiliang University, China)
A Parameter-Controlled Rx Beamspace Transformation Design Method
Nadav Neuberger and Risto Vehmas (Fraunhofer FHR, Germany); Joachim H. G. Ender (Fraunhofer FHR & Universität Siegen, Germany)
Coherent Detection for Weak Target Based on Frequency Phase Compensation Function
Lanjin Lin (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Guohao Sun (Sichuan University, China); Ziyang Cheng (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China); Zi-Shu He (University of Electronics Science and Technology of China, China)
Doppler Signature Separation of Mixed O/X-Mode over-the-Horizon Radar Signals
Ammar Ahmed and Yimin D. Zhang (Temple University, USA); Braham Himed (AFRL, USA)
Moving Target Detection for Asynchronous Data with Distributed MIMO Radar
Shixing Yang, Wei Yi, Yangming Lai and Yao Wang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
An Efficient Multi-PRF and Multi-frame Joint Detection Approach in Multi-PRF Radar System
Wujun Li, Ph Zhang, Lei Chai, Kezhu Liu, Qiyun Peng and Wei Yi (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China)
Signal Fusion-Based Detection with an Intuitive Weighting Method
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