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Mumma Radar Lab

Distributed Sensing and Multistatic Radar

The University of Dayton Mumma Radar Laboratory, a center of excellence in radar research, supports government agencies, industries and small businesses.


  • Distributed tomographic chamber for radar imaging, signature exploitation, RCS and antenna measurements
  • X-Band radar testbeds; MIMO radar, 2.5GHz bandwidth; DRFM-based radar, adaptive waveform generation
  • Ku-Band airborne SAR system (IMSAR NANOSAR), airborne data collections capability
  • Advanced test instrumentation, 8-port network analyzer, arbitrary waveform generators, vector signal generators and analyzers, channel emulators, 20GHz oscillator, DRFMs, high-performance computers
  • Outdoor testbed based on modified maritime radar to allow coherent signal processing
  • W-band components, calibration targets, soldering stations, RF microwave components, X-band to assemble RF chain prototype quickly
  • Specialized software, Keysight ADS, Keysight EMPro, Keysight Genesys, Keysight SystemVue, FEKO, AWR Microwave Office, MATLAB, Xilinx Vivado, Adobe Inventor

Mumma Radar Lab, Dr. Andrew Bogle, Director

Kettering Laboratories
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0232