Accession Number : AD0761793

Title :   Low-Volume High-Power Radiating Transmitter.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Nov 71-Nov 72,

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SYRACUSE N Y HEAVY MILITARY ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS

Personal Author(s) : Stuart,Gordon F. ; Farrell,George F. , Jr

Report Date : APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : AVY MILITARY ELECTRONIC SYSTEMSLow-Volume High-Power Radiating Transmitter.Final rept. Nov 71-Nov 72,FStuart,Gordon F. ;Farrell,George F. , Jr;F30602-72-C-0074AF-5573557305RADCTR-73-113(*phased arrays, transistor amplifiers), ultrahigh frequency, antenna radiation patterns, gain, efficiency, optimizationThe document represents a description of an antenna array consisting of densely-packed radiating elements, each capable of being driven from an individual transistor amplifier. Significant results are presented in detail. Questions concerning the optimum number of radiating elements for a given aperture size, radiation pattern, antenna gain and efficiency, and deviations from optimum performance as a function of scan angle are answered. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PHASED ARRAYS, TRANSISTOR AMPLIFIERS), ULTRAHIGH FREQUENCY, ANTENNA RADIATION PATTERNS, GAIN, EFFICIENCY, OPTIMIZATION

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE