Detection of a target hidden in a forest: Performance of a SAR processor based on a subspace detector

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Durand, Rémi; Thirio, Laetitia (SONDRA Laboratory, SUPELEC, 3 rue Joliot-Curie, Plateau du Moulon, 91192 Gif sur Yvette, France)
Ginolha, Guillaume; Forster, Philippe (GEA - Université Paris X, PST Ville d'Avray, 92410 Ville d'Avray,)

This paper deals with a new SAR Processor based on a subspace detector used for Man Made Target (MMT) detection. This new algorithm aims at using new models, different from the isotropic point one commonly used in SAR processors. The implementation of Subspace Detector SAR (SDSAR) algorithm is described and simple examples show the interest of using a model matched to the target, first in a white Gaussian noise then in a simulated forest clutter.