# rcstruncone

## Syntax

## Description

returns the radar cross section pattern of a truncated cone. `rcspat`

= rcstruncone(`r1`

,`r2`

,`height`

,`c`

,`fc`

)`r1`

is the
radius of the small end of the cone, `r2`

is the radius of the large end,
and `height`

is the cone height. The radar cross section is a function of
signal frequency, `fc`

, and signal propagation speed,
`c`

. You can create a non-truncated cone by setting
`r1`

to zero. The cone points downward towards the
*xy*-plane. The origin is located at the apex of a the non-truncated cone
constructed by extending the truncated cone to an apex.

## Examples

## Input Arguments

## Output Arguments

## More About

## References

[1] Mahafza, Bassem. *Radar
Systems Analysis and Design Using MATLAB, 2nd Ed.* Boca Raton, FL: Chapman &
Hall/CRC, 2005.

## Extended Capabilities

## Version History

**Introduced in R2021a**

## See Also

`rcscylinder`

| `rcsdisc`

| `rcssphere`

| `phased.BackscatterRadarTarget`

| `phased.RadarTarget`