Analytical formulation of the quantum electromagnetic cross section

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Abstract

It has been found that the quantum radar cross section (QRCS) equation can be written in terms of the Fourier transform of the surface atom distribution of the object. This paper uses this form to provide an analytical formulation of the quantum radar cross section by deriving closed form expressions for various geometries. These expressions are compared to the classical radar cross section (RCS) expressions and the quantum advantages are discerned from the differences in the equations. Multiphoton illumination is also briefly discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRadar Sensor Technology XX
EditorsArmin Doerry, Kenneth I. Ranney
PublisherSPIE
Volume9829
ISBN (Electronic)9781510600706
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016
EventRadar Sensor Technology XX - Baltimore, United States
Duration: Apr 18 2016Apr 21 2016

Other

OtherRadar Sensor Technology XX
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore
Period4/18/164/21/16

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Brandsema, M., Narayanan, R. M., & Lanzagorta, M. (2016). Analytical formulation of the quantum electromagnetic cross section. In A. Doerry, & K. I. Ranney (Eds.), Radar Sensor Technology XX (Vol. 9829). [98291H] SPIE. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2224026