Accession Number : ADD004852

Title :   Conformal Radar Antenna.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Anderson,Wallace E ; Krall,Albert D ; Syeles,Albert M ; Vansant,Oscar J

Report Date : 13 Dec 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A conformal electronically scanned antenna array system utilizing an inverse Butler matrix in combination with directive antenna elements. The system provides a simple and inexpensive device for scanning an elemental array without the problems of output frequency shift or mutual coupling between antenna elements. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Radar antennas, Conformal structures, Electronic scanners, Phase shift circuits

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE