Accession Number : ADA254354


Title :   Optical Beamformer


Descriptive Note : Rept. for Jan 1987-Jan 1992


Corporate Author : ROME LAB ROME NY


Personal Author(s) : Greci, Anthony M ; Smith, Richard N ; Carollo, Salvatore L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a254354.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 21


Abstract : This report describes research on optical beamforming performed in- house at Rome Laboratory. An optically linked antenna array was beamformed using an optical star coupler. Beamforming and nulling was performed using grin lenses as phase elements. The work was performed at an RF of 8 GHz.


Descriptors :   *BEAM FORMING , *ANTENNA ARRAYS , *COUPLERS , ARRAYS , ANTENNAS , STARS , LENSES , WORK , LABORATORIES , PHASE


Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Optics
      Radiofrequency Wave Propagation


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE