Accession Number : AD0821290

Title :   A CIRCUMFERENTIAL SLOT ANTENNA FOR USE ON ROCKET PROBES.

Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIV UNIVERSITY PARK IONOSPHERE RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s) : Rubright, B. J.

Report Date : 30 AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 68

Abstract : An analysis of a circumferential slot antenna is presented. The radiation patterns of the antenna are calculated using a theoretical model and compared with experimental patterns obtained from an actual physical model of the antenna. Possible reasons for the differences between the results are indicated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SLOT ANTENNAS, IONOSPHERIC PROPAGATION), (*MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, SLOT ANTENNAS), (*ROCKET ANTENNAS, SLOT ANTENNAS), SPACE PROBES, SOUNDING ROCKETS, CYLINDRICAL BODIES, ANTENNA RADIATION PATTERNS, DESCENT TRAJECTORIES, ELECTRICAL IMPEDANCE.

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE