Accession Number : AD0751320

Title :   Microwave Breakdown in the Fringing Field of a Rectangular Slot Antenna,

Corporate Author : AVCO SYSTEMS DIV WILMINGTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Yos,Jerrold M.

Report Date : 23 JUN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : A simple mathematical model is developed to predict breakdown in the fringing field of a rectangular aperture antenna in a ground plane. Approximate criteria for the applicability of this model are given and the predictions are compared with previous theory and with experiment. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SLOT ANTENNAS, ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS), ELECTRIC DISCHARGES, MICROWAVES, RECTANGULAR BODIES, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, PREDICTIONS

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE