pulse repetition frequency
1. In lasers, the number of pulses that occur each second. 2. In radar, the number of pulses that occur each second. Pulse repetition frequency should not be confused with transmission frequency, which is determined by the rate at which cycles are repeated within the transmitted pulse. Also called PRF. See also laser.

Military dictionary. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Pulse repetition frequency — (PRF) is the number of pulses transmitted per second by a radar. The reciprocal of this is called the Pulse Repetition Time (PRT), Pulse Repetition Interval (PRI), or Inter Pulse Period (IPP), which is the elapsed time from the beginning of one… …   Wikipedia

  • pulse repetition frequency — impulsų dažnis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. pulse frequency; pulse rate; pulse repetition frequency vok. Impulsfolgefrequenz, f; Impulsfrequenz, f; Pulsfrequenz, f rus. частота импульсов, f; частота повторения импульсов, f;… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • pulse repetition frequency — impulsų dažnis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Tam tikro pavidalo impulsų kartojimosi dažnis. atitikmenys: angl. pulse frequency; pulse rate; pulse repetition frequency vok. Impulsfolgefrequenz, f; Impulsfrequenz, f;… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • pulse repetition frequency — impulsų dažnis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. pulse frequency; pulse rate; pulse repetition frequency vok. Impulsfolgefrequenz, f; Impulsfrequenz, f; Pulsfolgefrequenz, f rus. частота импульсов, f; частота повторения импульсов, f;… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • pulse repetition frequency — Telecommunications. the number of pulses per second in a system of pulse transmission. Also, pulse repetition frequency. Abbr.: PRF. * * * …   Universalium

  • pulse repetition frequency — Telecommunications. the number of pulses per second in a system of pulse transmission. Also, pulse repetition frequency. Abbr.: PRF …   Useful english dictionary

  • pulse repetition frequency — In radar, the number of pulses that occur each second. Also called the pulse recurrence rate, or PRR. It should not be confused with the transmission frequency, which is determined by the rate at which cycles are repeated within the transmitted… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Pulse-Doppler radar — Pulse Doppler is a radar system capable of not only detecting target location (bearing, range, and altitude), but also measuring its radial velocity (range rate). It uses the Doppler effect to determine the relative velocity of objects; pulses of …   Wikipedia

  • pulse frequency — impulsų dažnis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. pulse frequency; pulse rate; pulse repetition frequency vok. Impulsfolgefrequenz, f; Impulsfrequenz, f; Pulsfrequenz, f rus. частота импульсов, f; частота повторения импульсов, f;… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • pulse frequency — impulsų dažnis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Tam tikro pavidalo impulsų kartojimosi dažnis. atitikmenys: angl. pulse frequency; pulse rate; pulse repetition frequency vok. Impulsfolgefrequenz, f; Impulsfrequenz, f;… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”