Accession Number:

ADD020424

Title:

Parallel Plate Antenna

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, filed 30 Sep 2009

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The invention as disclosed is a parallel plate antenna having a number of stacked horizontal plates and two vertical plates. Alternating ones of the horizontal plates are electrically coupled to one vertical plate such that the horizontal plates coupled to one vertical plate are interleaved with the horizontal plates coupled to the other vertical plate. The assembled antenna is mounted on a planar mounting flange. The heightwidth of the antenna is approximately 130th of a wavelength at the frequency of operation.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE