Accession Number : AD0423392

Title :   A REVIEW OF THE STATE-OF-THE-ART IN MILLIMETER TECHNOLOGY,

Corporate Author : ARMY MISSILE COMMAND REDSTONE ARSENAL ALA ADVANCED SENSORS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Green,A. H. ,Jr.

Report Date : 18 SEP 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Presented is existing state-of-the-art knowledge in millimeter wave technology with regard to three primary subjects: (1) Transmission Methods, (2) Power Sources, and (3) Signal Detection. This report discusses each subject in some detail. The major result is the conclusion that only transmission methods are at an advanced technical level, while power sources and signal detectors require further research and development. (Authors)

Descriptors :   (*MILLIMETER WAVES, WAVEGUIDES), (*POWER SUPPLIES, KLYSTRONS), (*CRYSTAL DETECTORS, MILLIMETER WAVES), BACKWARD WAVE OSCILLATORS, DIELECTRICS, METAL PLATES, ATTENUATION, TUNNEL DIODES, OSCILLATORS, X BAND, RADAR RECEIVERS, SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE