Accession Number : AD0763767

Title :   A Wide-Band Space Feed System Study. Part I.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 6 Mar-31 Aug 72,

Corporate Author : WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORP BALTIMORE MD SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT DIV

Personal Author(s) : Miller,Coleman J. ; Davis,Daniel

Report Date : SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 110

Abstract : The report describes the study and evaluation of a wide bandwidth space feed system for a phased array. The report describes the methods used to optimize the system parameters and evaluate the pattern performance. Results of the optimization and evaluation of a given configuration are presented. A comparison with a confocal paraboloid (nonoptimized) system is made. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*PHASED ARRAYS, *ANTENNA FEEDS), BROADBAND, ANTENNA RADIATION PATTERNS, RADAR ANTENNAS, REFLECTORS, OPTIMIZATION

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE