Accession Number : ADD001380

Title :   Lightweight Ceramic Lens for Microwave Antenna.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Lent,William E ; Flores,Jose A

Report Date : 13 Aug 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes a process for making a lens, generally in the shape of a sphere, composed of a dielectric material having a dielectric constant which may have a value anywhere between 2 and 20, for the specific gravity range of 0.70 to 2.50, suitable for use at a temperature of up to 1200C., with certain compositions and at frequencies up to microwave frequencies of 100 gHz.

Descriptors :   *Radiofrequency lenses, *Patents, Lens antennas, Microwave antennas, Dielectrics, Ceramic materials, Lightweight

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE