Publications related to Multi-Function Phased Array Radar (MPAR)


Mirković, D., D.S. Zrnić, 2019: Computational Electromagnetic Tools Applied to the Polarimetric Phased Array Antenna (.docx, 8.4 MB), NOAA/NSSL report, 42pp.


Borowska, L., D.S. Zrnić, Y. Zhang., G. Zhang, J. Jackson, and C. Davis, 2018: Weather Observations with the Omni Directional Weapon Location (OWL) Radar (.docx, 3.8 MB), NOAA/NSSL report, 14pp.


Doviak, R. J., 2017: A Memorandum on Comparisons of Weather and Aircraft Surveillance Radar Requirements to Determine Key Features for a 10-cm MPAR and SENSR (.pdf, 1.5 MB), NOAA/NSSL report, 41 pp. [Updated: 13 Sep 2017]

National Severe Storms Laboratory, 2017: FY 2016 Multi-function Phased Array Radar Program Report to Congress (.pdf, 249 kB), NOAA/NSSL report, 7 pp.

Zrnić, D.S, 2017: S, C, and X Bands For Weather Surveillance (.docx, 7.9 MB), NOAA/NSSL report, 32 pp.

Zrnić, D., R.J. Doviak, G. Zhang, Y. Zhang, and C. Fulton, 2017: Propagation and backscattering challenges for planar polarimetric phased array radars (.docx), 12 pp.


National Severe Storms Laboratory, 2016: FY 2015 Multi-function Phased Array Radar Report to Congress (.pdf, 633 kB), NOAA/NSSL report, 7 pp.


National Severe Storms Laboratory, 2015: Multi-function Phased Array Radar and Cylindrical Polarized Phased Array Radar: Report to Congress (.pdf, 771 kB), NOAA/NSSL report, 16 pp.


Zrnić, D. S., V. M. Melnidov, and R. J. Doviak, 2012: Issues and challenges for polarimetric measurement of weather with an agile beam phased array radar (.pdf, 4.29 MB), NOAA/NSSL report, 117 pp. [Updated: 2 May 2013]


Curtis, C., 2009: Exploring the capabilities of the Agile Beam Phased Array Weather Radar (.pdf, 7.69 MB). Dissertation, University of Oklahoma, 202 pp.


Zrnić, D. S. and R. J. Doviak, 2005: System Requirements for Phased Array Weather Radar (.pdf, 154 kB), NOAA/NSSL report, 24 pp.

Other Supplemental MPAR Materials

Operational Scenarios (.pptx 13.51 MB)