SV4010 - Surveillance Principles

SV4010 - Surveillance Principles


General objective:

The course introduces the surveillance sensors: primary radar, secondary radar monopulse/mode S, ADS-B, multilateration.
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
- describe and explain the surveillance chain architecture for ground and air.
- describe and explain the different sensors involved in the surveillance chain.

Position in the programme

After electromagnetics, antenna, GNSS and Satcom context

This course is part of the programme

In brief

ECTS credits : cf Teaching Unit

Teaching language



Phone : +33 5 62 17 43 32

Email : johan.aubray @

Jean-Marc LOUIS

Phone : +33 5 62 17 47 96

Email : jean-marc.louis @