Accession Number : ADD014460

Title :   Printed Circuit Waveguide to Microstrip Transition.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 7 May 79, patented 7 Apr 81,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Saul, David L

Report Date : 07 Apr 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A waveguide to microstrip transition for transferring guided electromagnetic signals from dominant mode rectangular waveguide to microstrip line and vice versa. A microstrip printed circuit card is disposed in parallel to the narrow walls of a waveguide. The printed circuit card includes a microstrip stepped transformer section followed by a linear taper crossover section. The linear taper crossover section leads into a microstrip line conductor and ground plane for completing the transition. Patents.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *TRANSITIONS, CIRCUIT BOARDS, ELECTRIC CONDUCTORS, GROUND LEVEL, PRINTED CIRCUITS, RECTANGULAR BODIES, STRIP TRANSMISSION LINES, TRANSFORMERS, WALLS, WAVEGUIDES

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE