Accession Number:

AD0723655

Title:

Breakdown in the Near Field of Re-Entry Vehicle Antennas.

Descriptive Note:

Annual Technical rept. no. 1, 1 Nov 69-31 Oct 70,

Corporate Author:

AVCO SYSTEMS DIV WILMINGTON MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The research included a a detailed study of the near field of aperture antennas and the influence of the near field upon breakdown, b improvements and extensions of a computer program developed to compute the admittance, isolation, and radiation pattern of a slot in a perfectly conducting plasma-coated ground plane, c analysis of experiments measuring breakdown power levels of high temperature air and nitrogen. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Radio Communications

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE