Accession Number : ADD013922

Title :   Improved Slotted Microstrip Antenna.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 9 Jan 89,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Stern, Richard A ; Babbitt, Richard W

Report Date : 09 Jan 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A microstrip antenna is improved by applying a thin coating of ferrite material to the surface of the metal ground plane of the antenna by flame spraying or arc plasma spraying. The applied ferrite coating is not exposed to a high temperature anneal cycle. Patent applications. (rh)

Descriptors :   *ANTENNAS, *ARC SPRAYING, *COATINGS, *FERRITES, *FLAME SPRAYING, *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *PLASMA SPRAYING, *SLOTS, *STRIP TRANSMISSION LINES, ANNEALING, CYCLES, GROUND LEVEL, HIGH TEMPERATURE, MATERIALS, METALS

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE