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İLTAREN, which carries out research in the field of Electronic Warfare (EW); While conducting studies on Electronic Support Technologies, Electronic Attack Technologies and Electronic Warfare Databases, he also carries out projects on the development of Hardware Conversion Laboratories, Modeling and Simulation Software Infrastructures, Test and Measurement Infrastructures and Embedded Systems. ILTAREN, which also develops infrastructure studies for the production of synthetic RF and IR environments, carries out the tasks of conducting scientific research in the relevant fields of activity.

To Electronic Support Technologies
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Impact Analysis Prototype System

With the prototype system consisting of components with various processing capabilities, the Electronic Support (ED) System has been developed, which calculates the parameters of the surrounding radars and presents them to the operator's information. Having the capabilities of a typical ED system, rapid guided missile detection can also be performed in the prototype intense operational environment. The emitter identification process has the ability to enter central and operator-specific data. With the contact recording features, contact records are instantly matched with GPS and CAYRO data. It can create a contact file for analysis purposes.

Radar Identification Processor

Radar Identification Processor (RIP), implemented on the FPGA, can calculate RF, PRI, SCAN parameters with high performance in an intense operation environment.
Although the processing power is significantly higher than RIP standard ED systems, it has lower power consumption than these systems. RIP can find application in both air and naval platforms.

To Electronic Attack Technologies
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Concept Display Systems (KGS) are being developed to analyze the effectiveness of various Electronic Attack (ET) techniques. For example, a recently developed system in this context offers the opportunity to apply effective ET against modern search and tracking radars that are resistant to electronic jamming and deception to investigate the applicability of new generation ET techniques. Features of KGS:
  • Narrowband high power electronic attack capability,
  • Ability to apply ET to the desired direction with narrow beam dish antennas,
  • DRFM based advanced technique generator,
  • Very low latency
  • Ability to find threat direction and polarization,
  • Target tracking with camera,
  • Polarization change in receiving and transmitting antennas,
  • Being able to be used as stationed on land or sea platforms,
  • To be able to apply different mixing and deception techniques and compound techniques.
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Electronic Warfare Databases
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Development of Electronic Warfare Data Management Systems

Command-enabled and joint EH databases are being developed for data entry, data update and analysis purposes. Thanks to these EH Data Management Systems, a threat identified by any ED system can be used jointly by other ED systems, thus enabling continuous development and improvement of existing EH data.

F16-PFMG (F16 Pre Flight Message Generator) Software

In order to increase the survivability of F-16 warplanes, the F-16 PFMG Software, which is used in the preparation of the Mission Data File, was developed so that they can recognize the threats they may be exposed to during their mission and apply the most appropriate countermeasures to fend off these threats. The Electronic Warfare Database of the Turkish Armed Forces was created.

Hardware Conversion Laboratories

Hardware Conversion Laboratories are being developed to analyze the performance of various systems operating in the RF and IR bands related to our fields of activity in the context of different environmental conditions and scenarios. Studies on the analysis are planned to continue.

Modeling and Simulation Software
Development of Infrastructures


Concentrating on software that will form the basis of comprehensive modeling and simulation applications, the Institute provides a simulation engine that allows simulation models to combine and work together in a modular and hierarchical manner, 3D environment and virtual scene creation and management infrastructure in various bands, geographic information management layer, data validation and rule. has created an integrated application development environment such as an application engine.


SIMA - Simulation Modeling Infrastructure

SIMA is an infrastructure software that allows the simulation model of a complex system to be created and run with a modular and hierarchical architecture. By providing a software layer independent of the system to be modeled, SIMA aims to prevent unnecessary coding repetitions in simulation applications, thus minimizing software development time and workforce.

KODO - Code Generator

Code Generator (KODO) is a software development utility that enables the automatic generation of data structures to be used in the definition of simulation models. During the simulation study, in order for the data to flow between the simulation layers in accordance with the constraints defined in the information space, both the data structures to be used in all layers must be defined in accordance with the types defined in the information space and the transformation and transfer functions must be implemented. This process is complex, time-consuming and repetitive in nature. By providing a declarative interface, KODO automatically generates the required class definitions and conversion code in C++ and C# languages for simple or complex data types specified in a KODO-specific XML document. KODO has been produced as a "Visual Studio Add-in" that can be integrated into the Microsoft Visual Studio environment as a menu option for ease of use.

STAGE - 3D Environment Visualization Infrastructure

The main goal of Scene is to provide a library that provides the application developer with standard functions such as the display and control of three-dimensional objects, realistic visualization of the virtual environment and camera control in simulation applications or other applications involving three-dimensional representation.

İLTAREN GIS - Geographical Information System Infrastructure Library

The main function of ILTAREN GIS is to provide a middle layer that facilitates data access, display and querying needed in the development of application software with GIS functionality.


Development of Test and Measurement Infrastructures


Fixed and mobile test and measurement laboratories are being developed to ensure that open field test and measurement activities are carried out in order to analyze the performances of various systems operating in the RF and IR band related to our fields of activity in the context of different environmental conditions and scenarios.

RF and Infrared Measurement Systems

A system developed to measure the IR traces of aerial and land platforms and decoys such as heat flares, and two different recording systems that can be used in RF and IR bands have been developed for recording and playback of signals in RF, IF and video tapes. Both systems can be used mobile by placing them in a Panelvan type minibus specially designed for its components.


Development of Embedded Systems


At İLTAREN, concept development studies are carried out for systems that fall under the scope of advanced technology, and prototype systems are developed for some new concepts that have been identified. In this context, prototypes of various electronic attack (ET) and electronic support (ED) systems have been successfully developed and a much more competent engineer group has been trained in our fields of activity. In addition, card design and prototype production activities are carried out for critical hardware components that can be used in more than one system.

Synthetic RF/IR Scene/Environment


In algorithm development studies of RF and IR systems, system/software and performance tests and efficiency analyzes of applied ET techniques; The scene perceived by these systems has to be produced synthetically. The infrastructure for the production of synthetic RF and IR environments is being developed at İLTAREN.

The RF Scene detected by RF systems is created in accordance with the scenario, taking into account the RF system-specific parameters and environmental conditions. Clutter calculations for active RF systems are also performed.

IR Scene detected by IR systems; IR system-specific parameters are created in accordance with the scenario, taking into account the material properties and environmental conditions used in the creation of the IR traces of the platforms. In this direction, it is planned to update the real-time IR Stage generator, which is currently developed for surface platforms at İLTAREN, for air and land platforms.

In order to meet the different needs of the stage producer, work continues on model development, verifying IR trace values with measurements, developing new measurement methods and ensuring interoperability with internationally accepted third-party software. Similarly, hardware interface development studies are ongoing that will enable the IR Stage generator to work with various hardware.


(SGE) Cyber Security Institute

The Cyber Security Institute, which was established to carry out studies to increase the national cyber security capacity, carries out research and development activities in the field of cyber security; carries out solutions-oriented projects for military institutions, public institutions and organizations and the private sector.

The main fields of activity of our institute, which has made a significant contribution to the creation of cyber security knowledge and tactical infrastructure in our country with many successful projects to date, are secure software development, penetration tests and vulnerability analysis.

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(IZE) Artificial Intelligence Institute

Artificial Intelligence Institute is the first institute established within the scope of TUBITAK centers and institutes, which cuts the sectors and research fields horizontally and focuses directly on the emerging technology field. For this reason, it constitutes an innovative model in terms of both the open innovation and co-development approach of the institute and its focus on emerging technology.

Artificial Intelligence Institute aims to develop core technologies in the field of artificial intelligence and bring these innovations from the forefront of science to the use of the industry as soon as possible. Focusing on the transformative potential of artificial intelligence, it will continue to play its part in pioneering efforts to create and sustain artificial intelligence-based innovation, growth and productivity in Turkey. Working with industry and public institutions in Turkey, together with other organizations within the artificial intelligence ecosystem, spreading the use of artificial intelligence and increasing the workforce specialized in this field are among its primary goals.


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MILSEC 4 - Secure IP Terminal


While the MİLSEC-4 terminal offers an up-to-date solution for next-generation secure communication (voice, data and video) in IP networks, it provides an uninterrupted communication service by maintaining the compatibility of secure voice communication in PSTN networks with PSTN secure phones in use.

Configuration, surveillance and software update processes of MILSEC-4 terminals are carried out securely remotely using the Security Management Center (GYM). MİLSEC-4 terminal is capable of IP Network Key Loading (IPAAY) through secure communication with GYM without the need for an additional device.

MİLSEC-4 terminals are interoperable with MİLSEC-1A and MİLSEC-2 phones and offer the opportunity to replace MİLSEC-1A and MİLSEC-2 phones without interruption in the gradual transformation of PSTN networks to next generation IP networks.


  • End-to-end secure voice communication in PSTN networks
  • End-to-end secure voice, image and data transmission in IP networks
  • NATO SCIP compliance on IP networks
  • Compatibility with commercial SIP products
  • Interoperability with MILSEC1A and MILSEC2 secure phones
  • National and AES crypto algorithms
  • Remote software update
  • Easy operation with touch screen

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