Accession Number : AD0047495


Title :   DESIGN AND CALIBRATION OF MICROWAVE ANTENNA GAIN STANDARDS


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Slayton, William T


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/047495.pdf


Report Date : 09 Nov 1954


Pagination or Media Count : 41


Abstract : A set of antenna gain-standard horns covering the microwave range from 0.77 cm to 31.5 cm has been designed and carefully callibrated. The horn fabrication is simple and can be duplicated accurately from the drawings supplied. A sample method of extending and improving the accuracy of Schelkunoff's gain curves is also described.


Descriptors :   *ANTENNA FEEDS , *HORN ANTENNAS , EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN , GAIN , MICROWAVE ANTENNAS , STANDARDS , CALIBRATION


Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE