Lectures on streaming video

  • "Acoustic Distinguishability in the Half-Space Geometry", MSRI, November 1999
  • Tutorial on Radar Imaging, 10 lectures at IMA, September 19-23, 2005

    Slides for lectures

  • "Optimal Acoustic Measurements" (.dvi)
  • "Optimal Electromagnetic Measurements" (.dvi)
  • "A Tutorial on Synthetic Aperture Radar" (.dvi)
  • "A Mathematical Tutorial on Synthetic Aperture Radar" (.dvi) (.pdf) (Lecture that shows how SAR along-track resolution can be obtained from microlocal analysis)
  • "Synthetic Aperture Radar and Microlocal Analysis" (.pdf) SIAM Imaging Science conference, Boston, March 4, 2002.
  • "Optimal Measurements, Time-Reversal, and Frequency Tuning" (.dvi) URSI, August 2002.
  • "Microlocal high-range-resolution ISAR for low signal-to-noise environments" (.pdf) SPIE AeroSense, April 2003.
  • "Microlocal methods in inverse synthetic aperture radar" (.pdf) IPAM, May 2003.
  • Tutorial on Radar Imaging (.pdf), 10 lectures at IMA, September 2005: part 1 , part 2 , part 3 , part 4
  • "Imaging Moving Targets with Multiple Radar Systems" (.pdf), IEEE Radar Conference, May 2009.
  • "Microlocal Analysis in Radar Imaging" , SIAM Imaging Science Conference, April 2010.


  • Prof. Cheney gave a 10-lecture short course on Radar Imaging May 27 - 31, 2008, at the University of Texas at Arlington. For more information, please see the web site here .