Accession Number:

ADD014460

Title:

Printed Circuit Waveguide to Microstrip Transition.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 7 May 79, patented 7 Apr 81,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-04-07

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A waveguide to microstrip transition for transferring guided electromagnetic signals from dominant mode rectangular waveguide to microstrip line and vice versa. A microstrip printed circuit card is disposed in parallel to the narrow walls of a waveguide. The printed circuit card includes a microstrip stepped transformer section followed by a linear taper crossover section. The linear taper crossover section leads into a microstrip line conductor and ground plane for completing the transition. Patents.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE