Accession Number : ADP003512

Title :   RF Design and Performance of a Multibeam, Multiband Antenna,

Corporate Author : GTE COMMUNICATIONS PRODUCTS CORP NEEDHAM HEIGHTS MA COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Blaisdell,L. ; Carrillo,S. ; Gelman,H.

Report Date : MAR 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : This paper presents results of a Multibeam Antenna Design Study performed for the US Army Satellite Communications Agency, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, under Contract No. DAAB07-79-G-6231. The RF design and performance of a multibeam, multiband offset parabolic torus antenna for satellite communications earth terminal applications are described. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Multiple beam antennas, *Frequency bands, *Parabolic antennas, *Synchronous satellites, Artificial satellites, Communication equipment, Radiofrequency, Army operations, New Jersey

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE