Patent Number: 6,310,831

Title: Method and system for aperture adjustment in steered phased array transducer systems

Abstract: A method and system for compensating for steering anomalies by adjusting aperture in steered phased array transducer systems adjusts the aperture of a transducer array to effectively compensate for the steering anomalies. The aperture of the transducer array can be varied depending upon the steering angle of the beam and the resultant steering angle anomalies.

Inventors: Dillman; Richard F (Andover, MA)


International Classification: G10K 11/00 (20060101); G10K 11/34 (20060101); G01S 015/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018