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Open Access

Document Type


Degree Program

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Degree Type

Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering (M.S.E.C.E.)

Year Degree Awarded


Month Degree Awarded



Computer response time, computational delay, single-missile single-target system, multiple-missile multiple-target system


Most publications discussing missile interception systems assume a zero computer response time. This thesis studies the impact of computer response time on single-missile single-target and multiple- missile multiple-target systems. Simulation results for the final miss distance as the computer response time increases are presented. A simple online cooperative adjustment model for multiple-missile multiple-target system is created for the purpose of studying the computer delay effect.


First Advisor

Israel Koren

Second Advisor

C. Mani Krishna

Final (3153 kB)
MATLAB SIMULINK Model, and C++ Source code