Complex directional antenna consists of separate near-omnidirectional antennas (radiating elements) positioned in the space and driven by high-frequency …

Broadband waveguide radiators in phased antenna arrays with circular polarization

It is presented the electrodynamics analysis of complex cross-section waveguide phased-array antennas with dual polarization. Energetic, polarization and frequency characteristics of cross-ridged circular and square waveguides as elements in phased-array antennas with dielectric covers and supports are studied. An analysis chart is introduced to aid the computation ...

Broadband waveguide radiators in phased antenna arrays with linear polarization

Phased antenna arrays (PAA) of waveguides with complex cross sections are analyzed in this work. Particularly, the analysis focuses on linearly polarized waveguides with dielectric matching units (inserts, covers and waveguide transformers). The study of power and frequency characteristics of these PAA in scanning sectors is included. An optimization method for the design of this kind of arrays in order to achieve broad frequency band and scanning sectors is also presented.
Antennas

Impedance and polarizational characteristics of rectangular printed-circuit radiators in plane phased antenna arrays

This work considers results of research of characteristics of rectangular printed-circuit radiators in plane phased antenna arrays. The research is conducted by using computer modeling and the mathematical model described in [1].
Proceedings of institutes of MV and SSO USSR. Radioelectronics

Characteristics of printed-circuit radiators having circular polarization in a plane phased antenna array

Results of numeric modeling of impedance and polarizational characteristics of single-channel printed-circuit radiator having circular polarization in the base of the antenna array are presented. Possibilities for optimizing the characteristics in the frequency band and scanning angle sector.
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Applying integral equations for polarization currents to the analysis of waveguide array with projected dielectric elements

The infinite array of stepped plane-parallel waveguides with dielectric inserts and projected dielectric elements, excited by TEM-waves is analyzed in this article using the integral equation for electric field (polarization current) in the projected element and field linking method in the horn; the differential equation is solved using the Galerkin method using vector waves of the corresponding resonator as basis and weight functions; numerical results characterizing ...

About the inaccuracy of measuring the directivity factor and directional diagrams of antennas at a short distance

The first three terms of the asymptotic decomposition of the transfer ration between two antennas with arbitrary directional diagrams and polarization types are obtained. The formulas for the distance that can be used to measure primary and lateral radiation with the given inaccuracy are derived.
Radio engineering and electronics

GuidesArray Circular™ allows to execute electrodynamic modeling of two-dimensional phased antenna arrays for circular waveguides, using the method of moments.