Accession Number : ADD004834

Title :   Geometrically Derived Beam Circular Antenna Array.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Black,Lawrence M ; Jackson,Egbert H , Jr ; Bilow,Henry J

Report Date : 03 May 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : An isotropic antenna array formed by a plurality of adjoining stripline elements each having a two bit diode switched parallel feed path. Phase matching wavefronts emitted by groups of successively switched, adjacent antenna elements causes the antenna array to scan through space. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Circular antennas, *Antenna arrays, Strip transmission lines, Electronic switching, Semiconductor diodes, Antenna feeds, Electronic scanners

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE