Radar Systems Certificate

Learn the intricacies of designing radars. Find out what questions to ask to determine what components – transmitter, antenna, signal processor, receiver, and antenna technique – you need and what frequency to use. Discover how the different components of a radar system interact.

How You Will Benefit


  • Access the latest research on radar systems
  • Learn the operational capabilities of various radar systems
  • Immediately apply course knowledge on your job
  • Establish industry and government contacts
  • Gain access to your instructors’ technical expertise throughout your career
  • Enhance your career path
  • Earn recognized industry credentials


  • Expand your industry and government contacts
  • Give your employees needed credentials to improve your corporate resume
  • Certify your staff has the necessary training it needs to complete projects
  • Provide your employees with the latest, cutting-edge training that can make an immediate impact

Who Should Participate

  • Engineers
  • Scientists
  • Technical managers from industry, government, and educational institutions
  • Radar technicians
  • Pilots
  • Police officers
  • Procurement officers

Delivery Method


Certificate Requirements

  • Effective January 2015, courses can only be applied to one certificate. If a core course for a certificate has already been applied to a previously-awarded certificate, then an additional elective must be taken.
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.

Special Note

  • For participants with no radar background, DEF 3501P should be taken as an elective before the core courses

For Certificate-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Bill Holm, Ph.D.