Accession Number:

ADD013458

Title:

Cavity/Microstrip Multi-Mode Antenna.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 28 Dec 82, patented 15 Nov 83,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-11-15

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

A microstrip backfire antenna configuration combining the microstrip type antenna element with a waveguide cavity which provides control over the radiation pattern and obivates the need for a more expensive phased array antenna system the microstrip element is placed in a waveguide cavity so as to excite the both the microstrip element and the waveguide cavity in a predetermined manner.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE