Accession Number : ADD011385

Title :   Slow Wave Circuit with Shaped Dielectric Substrate.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Moats,R R

Report Date : 14 Aug 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The substrate is ladder shaped and is located between a serpentine metallic meander line conductor and a metallic ground plane. Conductive shields are disposed in slot-like openings of the substrate between adjacent parallel transverse segments of the meander line to decrease dispersion and increase the bandwidth to a full octave. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Slow wave circuits, *Microwave equipment, *Substrates, *Shielding, Crossed field devices, Electron guns, Frequency response, Electron beams, H band, Circuits, Broadband, Grooving, Conductivity, G band, Dielectrics, Shape

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE