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

Matching waveguide radiators in antenna arrays with broadband and wide-angle scanning

We present a method for matching waveguide radiators used in wide bandwidth phased antenna arrays with wide-scanning angle. In order to achieve matching, the following parameters are used: the geometrical parameters of waveguides, the dielectric parameters of materials inside the waveguides, waveguide transformators and reactive waveguide ...

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 of their mode of operation with sector scanning and frequency band.
Antennas

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 ...

The method of estimating longitudinal printed-circuit oscillator in flat-plate phased arrays

The method for estimating the characteristics of longitudinal printed-circuit oscillators in phased arrays with the help of a model in the form of an infinite flat-plate array antenna.
Antennas

Results of the numeric modeling of a microstrip stub reflector-array antenna

The numerical research results of scattering characteristics of a microstrip–stubs reflectarrays, which have obtained due to a mathematical model, developed by the authors, are represented. The mathematical model of a reflectarray allows introducing into a construction of each microstrip element some shunts with controllable loads. It is shown, that due to shunts it is possible to control amplitude and phase of a scattering fields.
Antennas

Numeric modeling of microstrip array antennas out of longitudinal broadband oscillators

The mathematical model of longitudinal printed radiators phased antenna array is developed based on integral equations method of electrodynamics. Numerical results and measurements of broadband microstrip radiators of the phased antenna arrays characteristics are presented. The obtained results can be used at designing ...

Wave diffraction by a stripline array with passive loads

The algorithm of estimating the density of surface magnetic current induced on the array aperture has been obtained as a result of the rigorous solution of the problem of plane wave diffraction on a double periodic array of stripline elements of any shape with passive loads.
Electromagnetic wave diffraction

Mathematic modeling of the antenna array composed of microstrip radiators above an impedance surface of a generalized cylinder

Asymptotic solution for the diffraction problem on a periodic array of microstrip radiators located above the surface of an infinite generalized cylinder, the curvature radius of which satisfies the condition of slow change along the guide, is considered. By using the matrix reflectivity coefficients, the problem is solved assuming the multilayer isotropic dielectric coating is present. For partial excitation the electric Green tensor function of Maxwell equations is written in closed form, which...

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

Research of director radiators in convex cylindrical antenna array

Based on the asymptotic theory, characteristics of convex cylindrical antenna array consisting of director radiators are studied. To determine the distribution of currents of the radiator vibrators, the numeric projective method is used. Results of numeric computations are presented.
Proceedings of institutes of MV and ...

Mutual relation in convex cylindrical antenna arrays of arbitrary form composed of aperture radiators

Based on the asymptotic diffraction theory methods, the problem of determining the near field of the convex cylindrical antenna array composed of aperture radiators is reduced to the boundary value problem in the single cell of the array, which is solved using the Galerkin method. The asymptotic theory is further developed, which provides representation of the radiator ...

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.
Proceedings of institutes of MV and SSO USSR. Radioelectronics

Mathematical model and results of research of characteristics of printed-circuit radiators in plane phased antenna arrays

The results of research of characteristics of printed-circuit radiators in a plane phased antenna array is presented, based on the infinite plane antenna array model.
Antennas

Equations for waveguide, impedance and lens antenna arrays are formulated taking into account excitation conditions and interconnection between radiators. The arrays can be located on flat or curved surfaces.
Antenna arrays

Some problems of synthesis of matching circuits of broadband radiators of phased antenna arrays

Partly systematizes the process of constructing of reactive chains of matching of broadband phased array radiators in the sector of angles and frequency band using Fano-Ula limitations. The given formulae can also be used when designing matching and correcting devices for wide application antennas.

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 the suggested algorithm and...

The theory of horn antenna arrays (immersion method)

It is obtained a new way to solve the problem of calculating radiation of horn antenna arrays, which is based on using the immersion method; the system of horns is considered a transition layer, coordinating the waveguides with the empty space and characterized by the matrix transparency coefficient. When deriving the immersion ...

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