AWR Press Release - August 19, 2010
AWR Media Alert: Microwave Office Enables First Pass Design Success for World's Only Pocket-Sized Sports Radar
El Segundo, CA - August 19, 2010
Pocket Radar Success Story
Pocket Radar™, Inc. designs, engineers and manufactures the world’s only
pocket-sized personal speed radar gun that delivers accurate real-time speed measurements with the touch of a
button. Designed for use as a sports radar gun by coaches, players and motorsports fans, Pocket Radar provides
full-sized performance in a palm-sized package.
With very tight budget and time-to-market pressures, rendering multiple board turns with a cut-and try
approach was out of the question. Virtual prototyping and design optimization using Microwave office provide to be
the best alternative.
"The most positive feature of Microwave Office is its constant innovation towards a powerful, highly
integrated, accurate and easy-to-use design environment,” said Phil Jobson, design consultant for Pocket Radar.
“Microwave Office allowed me to quickly model and redesign the Pocket Radar24 GHz microwave system and obtain
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When: August 19, 2010
Based in Santa Rosa, California, Pocket Radar, Inc. designs, engineers,
and manufactures the world's only pocket-sized personal speed radar device that delivers accurate real-time speed
measurements with the touch of a button. Utilizing a new break-through Doppler radar signal detection and
processing system coupled with re-engineered microwave and antenna components that fit into a tiny planar
structure the size of a credit card, Pocket Radar™ employs proprietary digital signal processing algorithms and
state-of-the-art intelligent target acquisition techniques to provide users with industry leading accuracy and
speed measurement detection across all ranges.
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