Accession Number:

ADD013255

Title:

Switchable Millimeter Wave Microscopic Circulator.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed 1 Jul 87,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1987-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

A millimeter wave switchable microstrip Y-junction circulator is provided comprising a monolithic, wye-shaped ferrite element disposed on one surface of a section of microstrip dielectric substrate having three, Y-junction oriented sections of microstrip conductor on the same one substrate surface and an electrically conductive ground plane on the opposite substrate surface. The ferrite element has a central right prism-shaped portion with two equilateral triangular-shaped prism bases and three rectangular prism faces and three downwardly-sloping arm portions which extend radially outwardly from the prism faces of portions which extend radially outwardly from the prism faces of the central portion. Patent application

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE