... a sound introduction to the field of ATR, the underlying technology, and mission applications...

Modern weapons and ISR systems increasingly demand rapid, high-confidence target detection and recognition. Advanced sensing modalities, platforms and developments in machine vision, robotics, medical imaging, etc., provide new opportunities.

This course provides an introduction to modern Automated Target Recognition (ATR), the underlying technology, concepts, issues and latest developments in support of DOD missions.

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ATR methods have rapidly evolved over the past two decades to augment the capabilities of weapon systems across the services. The concepts, capabilities, opportunities and issues in modern ATR are the subject of this timely course which provides invaluable information for:

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About the Instructor

Alan Steinberg is recognized internationally as one of the leading experts in information exploitation and sensor fusion, with over 35 years of experience as a designer, developer and operational user of major electronic combat and intelligence systems. An independent consultant, he was most recently Principal Research Scientist at the Georgia Tech Research Institute. Previously he held senior engineering positions with Lockheed, Litton, TASC, USU/SDL, ERIM and CUBRC, with operational experience as an EW operator/analyst for US Army Security Agency in overseas deployment. He played a major role in the design and development of the family of radars for the Missile Defense Agency. As a member of the JDL Data Fusion Group, he revised the well-known JDL Data Fusion Model. He received the prestigious Mignona Award for outstanding achievement in data fusion. He has served on blue-ribbon panels for the US Government to evaluate and recommend technology developments and the restructuring of the Intelligence Enterprise. He teaches numerous short courses on EW, Radar Data Fusion and Target Recognition.


Course: ROO-412        Duration: 3 Days        FEE: $1,499        CEUs: 2.16

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