# cameasjac

Jacobian of measurement function for constant-acceleration motion model

## Syntax

## Description

the Jacobian of the measurement function, `measurementjac`

= cameasjac(`state`

)`measurementjac`

, based
on the constant-acceleration motion model. The `state`

argument
specifies the current state.

also specifies the measurement coordinate system, `measurementjac`

= cameasjac(`state`

,`frame`

)`frame`

.

also specifies the sensor position, `measurementjac`

= cameasjac(`state`

,`frame`

,`sensorpos`

)`sensorpos`

.

also
specifies the sensor velocity, `measurementjac`

= cameasjac(`state`

,`frame`

,`sensorpos`

,`sensorvel`

)`sensorvel`

.

specifies the measurement parameters,
`measurementjac`

= cameasjac(`state`

,`measurementParameters`

)`measurementParameters`

.

## Examples

### Measurement Jacobian of Accelerating Object in Rectangular Frame

Define the state of an object in 2-D constant-acceleration motion. The state is the position, velocity, and acceleration in both dimensions. Construct the measurement Jacobian in rectangular coordinates.

state = [1,10,3,2,20,5].'; jacobian = cameasjac(state)

`jacobian = `*3×6*
1 0 0 0 0 0
0 0 0 1 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0

### Measurement Jacobian of Accelerating Object in Spherical Frame

Define the state of an object in 2-D constant-acceleration motion. The state is the position, velocity, and acceleration in both dimensions. Compute the measurement Jacobian in spherical coordinates.

```
state = [1;10;3;2;20;5];
measurementjac = cameasjac(state,'spherical')
```

`measurementjac = `*4×6*
-22.9183 0 0 11.4592 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0
0.4472 0 0 0.8944 0 0
0.0000 0.4472 0 0.0000 0.8944 0

### Measurement Jacobian of Accelerating Object in Translated Spherical Frame

Define the state of an object in 2-D constant-acceleration motion. The state is the position, velocity, and acceleration in both dimensions. Compute the measurement Jacobian in spherical coordinates with respect to an origin at *(5;-20;0)* meters.

```
state = [1,10,3,2,20,5].';
sensorpos = [5,-20,0].';
measurementjac = cameasjac(state,'spherical',sensorpos)
```

`measurementjac = `*4×6*
-2.5210 0 0 -0.4584 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0
-0.1789 0 0 0.9839 0 0
0.5903 -0.1789 0 0.1073 0.9839 0

### Create Measurement Jacobian of Accelerating Object Using Measurement Parameters

Define the state of an object in 2-D constant-acceleration motion. The state is the position, velocity, and acceleration in both dimensions. Compute the measurement Jacobian in spherical coordinates with respect to an origin at *(5;-20;0)* meters.

```
state2d = [1,10,3,2,20,5].';
sensorpos = [5,-20,0].';
frame = 'spherical';
sensorvel = [0;8;0];
laxes = eye(3);
measurementjac = cameasjac(state2d,frame,sensorpos,sensorvel,laxes)
```

`measurementjac = `*4×6*
-2.5210 0 0 -0.4584 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0
-0.1789 0 0 0.9839 0 0
0.5274 -0.1789 0 0.0959 0.9839 0

Put the measurement parameters in a structure and use the alternative syntax.

measparm = struct('Frame',frame,'OriginPosition',sensorpos,'OriginVelocity',sensorvel, ... 'Orientation',laxes); measurementjac = cameasjac(state2d,measparm)

`measurementjac = `*4×6*
-2.5210 0 0 -0.4584 0 0
0 0 0 0 0 0
-0.1789 0 0 0.9839 0 0
0.5274 -0.1789 0 0.0959 0.9839 0

## Input Arguments

`state`

— State vector

real-valued *3N*-element vector

State vector for constant-acceleration motion, specified as a real-valued
*3N*-element vector. *N* is the
number of spatial degrees of freedom of motion. For each spatial degree of
motion, the state vector takes the form shown in this table.

Spatial Dimensions | State Vector Structure |
---|---|

1-D | `[x;vx;ax]` |

2-D | `[x;vx;ax;y;vy;ay]` |

3-D | `[x;vx;ax;y;vy;ay;z;vz;az]` |

For example, `x`

represents the
*x*-coordinate, `vx`

represents
the velocity in the *x*-direction, and
`ax`

represents the acceleration in the
*x*-direction. If the motion model is in
one-dimensional space, the *y*- and
*z*-axes are assumed to be zero. If the motion model is in
two-dimensional space, values along the *z*-axis are
assumed to be zero. Position coordinates are in meters. Velocity coordinates
are in meters/second. Acceleration coordinates are in
meters/second^{2}.

**Example: **`[5;0.1;0.01;0;-0.2;-0.01;-3;0.05;0]`

**Data Types: **`single`

| `double`

`frame`

— Frame to report measurements

`'rectangular'`

(default) | `'spherical'`

Frame to report measurements, specified as `'rectangular'`

or
`'spherical'`

. When you specify frame as
`'rectangular'`

, a measurement consists of *x*,
*y*, and *z* Cartesian coordinates. When you
specify frame as `'spherical'`

, a measurement consists of azimuth,
elevation, range, and range rate.

**Data Types: **`char`

| `string`

`sensorpos`

— Sensor position

`[0;0;0]`

(default) | real-valued 3-by-1 column vector

Sensor position with respect to the navigation frame, specified as a real-valued 3-by-1 column vector. Units are in meters.

**Data Types: **`single`

| `double`

`sensorvel`

— Sensor velocity

`[0;0;0]`

(default) | real-valued 3-by-1 column vector

Sensor velocity with respect to the navigation frame, specified as a real-valued 3-by-1 column vector. Units are in m/s.

**Data Types: **`single`

| `double`

`laxes`

— Local sensor axes coordinates

`[1,0,0;0,1,0;0,0,1]`

(default) | 3-by-3 orthogonal matrix

Local sensor axes coordinates, specified as a 3-by-3 orthogonal matrix. Each column
specifies the direction of the local *x*-, *y*-, and
*z*-axes, respectively, with respect to the navigation frame. The
matrix is the rotation matrix from the global frame to the sensor frame.

**Data Types: **`single`

| `double`

`measurementParameters`

— Measurement parameters

structure | array of structures

Measurement parameters, specified as a structure or an array of structures. This table lists the fields in the structure.

Field | Description | Example |
---|---|---|

`Frame` | Frame used to report measurements, specified as one of these values: `'Rectangular'` — Detections are reported in rectangular coordinates.`'Spherical'` — Detections are reported in spherical coordinates.
In Simulink, when you create an object detection Bus, specify
| `'spherical'` |

`OriginPosition` | Position offset of the origin of the frame relative to the parent frame, specified as an `[x y z]` real-valued vector. | `[0 0 0]` |

`OriginVelocity` | Velocity offset of the origin of the frame relative to the parent frame, specified as a `[vx vy vz]` real-valued vector. | `[0 0 0]` |

`Orientation` | Frame rotation matrix, specified as a 3-by-3 real-valued orthonormal matrix. | `[1 0 0; 0 1 0; 0 0 1]` |

`HasAzimuth` | Logical scalar indicating if azimuth is included in the measurement. This
field is not relevant when the | `1` |

`HasElevation` | Logical scalar indicating if elevation information is included in the measurement. For
measurements reported in a rectangular frame, and if
`HasElevation` is false, the reported measurements assume 0
degrees of elevation. | `1` |

`HasRange` | Logical scalar indicating if range is included in the measurement. This
field is not relevant when the | `1` |

`HasVelocity` | Logical scalar indicating if the reported detections include velocity measurements. For a
measurement reported in the rectangular frame, if `HasVelocity`
is `false` , the measurements are reported as ```
[x y
z]
``` . If `HasVelocity` is `true` ,
the measurement is reported as `[x y z vx vy vz]` . For a
measurement reported in the spherical frame, if `HasVelocity`
is `true` , the measurement contains range-rate
information. | `1` |

`IsParentToChild` | Logical scalar indicating if `Orientation` performs a frame rotation from the parent coordinate frame to the child coordinate frame. When `IsParentToChild` is `false` , then `Orientation` performs a frame rotation from the child coordinate frame to the parent coordinate frame. | `0` |

If you want to perform only one coordinate transformation, such as a transformation from the body frame to the sensor frame, you must specify a measurement parameter structure. If you want to perform multiple coordinate transformations, you must specify an array of measurement parameter structures. To learn how to perform multiple transformations, see the Convert Detections to objectDetection Format example.

**Data Types: **`struct`

## Output Arguments

`measurementjac`

— Jacobian of measurement function

real-valued *M*-by-*N* matrix

Jacobian of the measurement function, returned as a real-valued *M*-by-*N* matrix. The function constructs the Jacobian from the partial derivatives of the measurement vector with respect to the input state. The form of the measurement vector depends on the syntax.

When you do not specify the

`measurementParameters`

argument and set the`frame`

argument to`'rectangular'`

, the function outputs measurement vectors in the format of`[x;y;z]`

.When you do not specify the

`measurementParameters`

argument and set the`frame`

argument to`'spherical'`

, the function outputs measurement vectors in the format of`[az;el;r;rr]`

.When you specify the

`measurementParameters`

argument and set the`frame`

field to`'rectangular'`

, the size of the measurement vector depends on the value of the`HasVelocity`

field in the`measurementParameters`

structure. The measurement vector includes the Cartesian position and velocity coordinates of the tracked object with respect to the ego vehicle coordinate system.**Rectangular Measurements**`HasVelocity`

=`'false'`

`[x;y;z]`

`HasVelocity`

=`'true'`

`[x;y;z;vx;vy;vz]`

Position units are in meters and velocity units are in m/s.

When you specify the

`measurementParameters`

argument and set the`frame`

field to`'spherical'`

, the size of the measurement vector depends on the value of the`HasVelocity`

,`HasRange`

, and`HasElevation`

fields in the`measurementParameters`

structure. The measurement vector includes the azimuth angle,*az*, elevation angle,*el*, range,*r*, and range rate,*rr*, of the object with respect to the local ego vehicle coordinate system. Positive values for range rate indicate that an object is moving away from the sensor.**Spherical Measurements**`HasRange`

=`'true'`

`HasRange`

=`'false'`

`HasElevation`

=`'false'`

`HasElevation`

=`'true'`

`HasElevation`

=`'false'`

`HasElevation`

=`'true'`

`HasVelocity`

=`'false'`

`[az;r]`

`[az;el;r]`

`[az]`

`[az;el]`

`HasVelocity`

=`'true'`

`[az;r;rr]`

`[az;el;r;rr]`

`[az]`

`[az;el]`

Angle units are in degrees, range units are in meters, and range rate units are in m/s.

## More About

### Azimuth and Elevation Angle Definitions

The *azimuth angle* of a vector is the angle between the
*x*-axis and its orthogonal projection onto the
*xy*-plane. The angle is positive when going from the
*x*-axis toward the *y*-axis. Azimuth angles lie between
–180 and 180 degrees. The *elevation angle* is the angle between the
vector and its orthogonal projection onto the *xy*-plane. The angle is
positive when going toward the positive *z*-axis from the
*xy*-plane.

## Extended Capabilities

### C/C++ Code Generation

Generate C and C++ code using MATLAB® Coder™.

## Version History

**Introduced in R2018b**

## See Also

### Functions

`constacc`

|`constaccjac`

|`cameas`

|`cvmeasjac`

|`ctmeasjac`

|`ctrvmeasjac`

|`singermeasjac`

|`initcaekf`

|`initcaukf`

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