1. Ultra-Wideband Sensing – An Overview

  1. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Sachs1,2

Published Online: 21 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527651818.ch1

Handbook of Ultra-Wideband Short-Range Sensing: Theory, Sensors, Applications

Handbook of Ultra-Wideband Short-Range Sensing: Theory, Sensors, Applications

How to Cite

Sachs, J. (2012) Ultra-Wideband Sensing – An Overview, in Handbook of Ultra-Wideband Short-Range Sensing: Theory, Sensors, Applications, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527651818.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ilmenau University of Technology, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Institute for Information Technology, Electronic Measurement Research Lab, Ilmenau, Germany

  2. 2

    Ilmenau University of Technology, Electronic Measurement Research Lab, P.O. Box 100565, 98684 Ilmenau, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 NOV 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527408535

Online ISBN: 9783527651818

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Keywords:

  • ultra-wideband;
  • short-range sensing;
  • bandwidth;
  • fractional bandwidth;
  • radiation rules;
  • radiation exposure;
  • UWB history;
  • information gathering;
  • UWB applications

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ultra-Wideband – Definition and Consequences of a Large Bandwidth

  • A Brief History of UWB Technique

  • Information Gathering by UWB Sensors

  • References