Applications

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Echodyne’s ultra-low C-SWAP (Cost, Size, Weight, And Power) electronically scanning radars and apertures enable an enormous range of commercial, civil, defense and intelligence applications. Echodyne’s Metamaterial Electronically Scanning Array (MESA) makes high performance radar viable on even the smallest platforms, including all types of mobile platforms, autonomous and unmanned vehicles and machines. With sub-microsecond beam steering, 120 degree field of view in both azimuth and elevation, and low C-SWAP, the potential applications are limited only by one’s imagination.

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DETECT AND AVOID ON SMALL UAS

Radar is the ideal all weather Detect and Avoid sensor for small UAS operating beyond line of sight of their operator. MESA is small, light, low power, and affordable and delivers the field of view and ranges necessary for small UAS to navigate safely in the national airspace system.

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Autonomous Vehicles

Existing sensors may be sufficient for advanced driver assistance systems, but true autonomy demands higher resolution, better clutter suppression, broader fields of view, longer range, and better all-weather performance – all capabilities of MESA.

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Aeronautical

Light, compact, and affordable electronically scanned radars are ideal for a vast array of commercial aeronautical applications including: weather radar, non-cooperative aircraft detection, degraded visual environments, and many others.

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Security

Low C-SWAP electronically scanning radars are perfect for cost-effective security surveillance applications – including the detection of drones. Small size and low weight make them easy to deploy – whether fixed, mobile, or portable/packable.

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Defense

The number of defense and intelligence applications for low cost, compact, yet high performance electronically scanning radar is truly immense including: active protection systems, search and surveillance radar, SAR imaging, and many others.

Plus Many Others

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Imaging

MESA provides tremendous potential for Synthetic Aperture Radars (SAR) capable of agile spotlight SAR and MTI on even the smallest platforms including small UAS.