Accession Number : ADD005505

Title :   Line Source Antenna for Small Angle Electronic Beam Scanning.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Borowick,John Joseph ; Gelernter,Boaz ; Lipetz,Nathan ; Stern,Richard A

Report Date : 30 May 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : Describes a line source antenna adapted for a light weight, compact phased array radar and consisting of a plurality of series fed radiating slots periodically located in the narrow side wall of a length of waveguide together with non-reciprocal latching ferrite phase shifters including dielectric loading sections and matching transformer sections on either side of phase shifters located between adjacent slot pairs. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Radar antennas, *Phased arrays, *Radar scanning, *Slot antennas, Electron beams, S band, Dielectric properties, Ferrites, Microwave antennas, Transmission lines

Subject Categories : Active & Passive Radar Detection & Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE