# clutterSurfaceRCS

Surface clutter radar cross section

## Syntax

## Description

returns the radar cross section, `rcs`

= clutterSurfaceRCS(`nrcs`

,`range`

,`azimuth`

,`elevation`

,`graz`

,`tau`

)`rcs`

, of the surface clutter patch as
an *M*-length row vector in meters squared.

returns the surface clutter radar cross-section with the propagation speed
`rcs`

= clutterSurfaceRCS(___,`C`

)`C`

.

returns the surface clutter radar cross section using the beamshape loss.`rcs`

= clutterSurfaceRCS(___,'BeamLoss',`Lp`

)

## Examples

## Input Arguments

## Output Arguments

## Algorithms

## References

[1] Barton, David K. *Radar Equations for Modern Radar*. Norwood, MA: Artech House,
2013.

[2] Long, Maurice W. *Radar Reflectivity of Land and Sea*. Boston: Artech House,
2001.

[3] Nathanson, Fred E., J. Patrick
Reilly, and Marvin N. Cohen. *Radar Design Principles*.
Mendham, NJ: SciTech Publishing, 1999.

## Extended Capabilities

## Version History

**Introduced in R2021a**

## See Also

`landreflectivity`

| `seareflectivity`

| `radareqsnr`

| `surfacegamma`

| `grazingang`