Phased-Array Radar Systems (24 hrs)

Course Description

Get an overview of phased-array radar system requirements and operation that is reinforced by application examples. Examine major subsystems and associated technologies with specialists in those areas. Focus on phased-array antenna principles and design, as well as on software algorithms for search and track. System implementation trends and recent technological developments are summarized. See demonstrations of antenna modeling software and hardware (hardware only available in Smyrna, Ga.).

Course ID: DEF 3510R
Course Format: Classroom

Available Classroom Sections

Start Date End Date Registration Deadline Format Location Cost CRN
Section Details Apr 17, 2018 Apr 20, 2018 Apr 17, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,895 18476

Special Discounts

GTRI employees are eligible for a discount on this course.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to and look under “GT Professional Development” for a coupon code to use when checking out.

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Who Should Attend

Engineers and managers currently engaged or expect to be engaged in the specification, procurement, design and development, testing, and operation of current and future radar systems.

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand and describe the complexities of a multifunction phased-array radar
  • Become familiar with modern phased-array radar technologies
  • Analyze phased-array antenna designs
  • Analyze phased-array radar system performance


  • Phased Array Radar Systems (2.5 hours)
  • Control and Scheduling (1.5 hours)
  • Phased-Array Radar Sizing and Performance Estimation (2 hours)
  • Signal Processing (2 hours)
  • Phased Array Antennas (6 hours)
  • Antenna Technology (3 hours)
  • Calibration and Alignment (2 hours)


Provided - Attendees will receive these analysis software:

  • PARSize multiple-function radar sizing tool
  • GLOBE phased array antenna design tool
  • LINARRAY antenna pattern and error visualization

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Tracy Wallace