Contributions

Authors are invited to submit a draft paper of at least 4 up to 6 pages in PDF format on one of the IRS topics listed under Aims & Scope using the electronic submission system.

The first page of the submitted draft paper should include:

  • Paper title
  • Name(s) of author(s)
  • Organisation / Company
  • Postal address; contact e-mail address
  • Associated IRS topic (main topic and sub-point)

All papers accepted and presented at IRS will be included in the Symposium proceedings and submitted to the IEEE Xplore digital library.
Young Scientists Prizes will be awarded to early stage researchers for the best contribution. Participants must confirm their eligibility during abstract submission.

Important Deadlines
Special Session Proposals 1 November 2020
Draft Paper Submission 8 January 2021
Author notifications 10 February 2021
Final paper submission 1 April 2021
Early-bird registration 1 May 2021
AWARD

A Young Scientists Prize of EUR 1,000 will be awarded to early stage researchers for the best contribution. Participants must confirm their eligibility during abstract submission.

Aims & Scope

The International Radar Symposium aims to provide a forum for both academic and industrial professionals in radar from all over the world and to bring together academicians, researchers, engineers, system analysts, graduate and undergraduate students with government and non-government organizations to share and discuss both theoretical and practical knowledge. We invite everybody to submit outstanding and valuable original research papers and participate in the technical exhibition during the conference.

The scope of the Symposium includes, but is not limited to the following major topics.
During submission, authors are requested to indicate which main topic is addressed by their contribution, Conference subjects include:

SIGNAL PROCESSING AND IMAGING
  • Multi-Channel and Array Processing
  • Adaptive Signal Processing / including STAP
  • SAR / ISAR Imaging
  • Digital Waveforms
  • Compressive Sensing
  • Cognitive Radar
RADAR ARCHITECTURE AND SYSTEMS
  • Passive, Bistatic and Multi-Static Radar
  • Forward Scattering Radar
  • HF and Over-the-Horizon Radar (OTHR) and Surface Wave Radar (SWR)
  • Millimeter Wave and THz Radar
  • MIMO Radar
  • UWB and Noise Radar
  • Multi-Platform and Multi-Functional RF Systems (MPRFS and MFRFS)
  • Radar Networks and Enabling Technologies
RADAR APPLICATIONS
  • Ground / Airborne / Spaceborne Radar
  • Radar Remote Sensing
  • Automotive and Maritime Radar
  • Weather Radar
  • Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), Through-the-Wall Radar and Nearfield Techniques
  • Industrial and Emerging Applications
DETECTION AND TRACKING
  • Localisation and Tracking
  • Ground Moving Target Indication
  • Sensor Data Fusion
  • Knowledge-Aided Tracking, Localisation and Fusion
FRONT-END, PROPAGATION AND MODELLING
  • Antennas, Arrays and Beamforming
  • Propagation of Radar Signals
  • Polarimetric Radar / Radar Polarimetry
  • Radar and Clutter Modelling
TECHNICAL EXHIBITION

Companies, agencies, and research institutions are invited for a technical exhibition, which will be directly placed in the conference area.

SPECIAL SESSION PROPOSALS

Organizers of Special Sessions (addressing areas which are not included in the regular list of topics) are kindly asked to submit a proposal with their suggested topic and planned presentations