Antenna pattern control using impedance surfaces

semiannual progress report, September 16, 1990 - March 15, 1991
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Telecommunication Research Center, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Joint Research Program Office, Langley Research Center , Tempe, Ariz, Hampton, VA
Antennas,
StatementConstantine A. Balanis and Kefeng Liu.
SeriesNASA contractor report -- NASA CR-192182.
ContributionsLiu, Kʻo-feng., Langley Research Center.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL17679654M

Get this from a library. Antenna pattern control using impedance surfaces: semiannual progress report, Ma - Septem [Constantine A Balanis; Kefeng Liu; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.].

Get this from a library. Antenna pattern control using impedance surfaces: semifinal progress report: Septem - Ma [Constantine A Balanis; Kefeng Liu; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.]. Antenna pattern control using impedance surfaces [microform]: semiannual progress report, Ma - Septem / Constantine A.

Balanis and Kefeng Liu Antenna pattern control using impedance surfaces book prepared by Telecommunications Research Center, College of Engineering and Applied Science, Arizona State University.

Design of Wideband Leaky Wave Antenna using Sinusoidally Modulated Impedance Surface Based on The Holography Theory Article (PDF Available) in IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters PP( Arbitrary Transformation of Antenna Radiation Using a Cylindrical Impedance Metasurface Article in IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters January with 8 Reads.

8 Antenna gain (G) Because an antenna is a passive device, the power radiated can not be greater than the input power. The ability of an antenna to focus electro-magnetic energy is defined by its gain. Antenna gain is expressed as a ra tio of the effective radiated output power (Pout) to the input power (Pin) The gain of an antenna is a measure of power transmitted relative.

An example on the use of the finite-difference time domain method to predict the performance of a strip loop placed upon a handheld transceiver case appears in Figure The geometry of the receiver and antenna system are shown in the figure. It is observed that at lower frequencies, the impedance changes rapidly with frequency; a difficult feat of broadband performance is needed.

In radio and telecommunications a dipole antenna or doublet is the simplest and most widely used class of antenna. The dipole is any one of a class of antennas producing a radiation pattern approximating that of an elementary electric dipole with a radiating structure supporting a line current so energized that the current has only one node at each end.

Antenna pattern control using impedance surfaces [microform]: final report, Septem - Septem Antenna pattern control using impedance surfaces [microform]: semiannual progress report, Ma In radio engineering, an antenna is the interface between radio waves propagating through space and electric currents moving in metal conductors, used with a transmitter or receiver.

In transmission, a radio transmitter supplies an electric current to the antenna's terminals, and the antenna radiates the energy from the current as electromagnetic waves (radio waves).

impedance matching transformer. This eliminates common requirements of using mixtures of 75Ω and 50Ω cables for impedance matching. A central relay unit location is best. Feedlines to each antenna from the relay unit should match the antenna system impedance and have the same electrical length.

Feedlines need only be long enough. Based on the derived principle of the MED‐WG‐MS, a meta‐surface antenna working at GHz is proposed by properly using the MED‐WG‐MS. The designed antenna, occupying an area of only λ 0 × λ 0, realizes a series of advantages such as a % miniaturization compared with the conventional patch antenna, a % impedance Author: Tong Cai, He-Xiu Xu, Guang-Ming Wang, Jian-Gang Liang.

A transmitarray antenna (or just transmitarray) is a phase-shifting surface (PSS), a structure capable of focusing electromagnetic radiation from a source antenna to produce a high-gain beam. Transmitarrays consist of an array of unit cells placed above a source (feeding) antenna.

Phase shifts are applied to the unit cells, between elements on the receive and transmit.

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In this paper, we propose a bi-directional loop antenna array using magic cube origami. The proposed antenna array consists of three one-wavelength loop antenna elements with series feeding. Each loop antenna is realized on a single magic cube, and three cubes are connected in series to form the array.

The three cubes can be easily folded and unfolded due to being Author: Ying Xu, Yeonju Kim, Manos M. Tentzeris, Sungjoon Lim. The antenna characteristics to be measured fall into four groups: impedance, primary feed patterns, secondary patterns, and gain.

The impedance measurement techniques differ little in detail from those for other r-f components of microwave systems; the problem is complicated to a small degree by the fact that the antenna is a radiating load.

Dipole antenna explained. In radio and telecommunications a dipole antenna or doublet is the simplest and most widely used class of antenna.

The dipole is any one of a class of antennas producing a radiation pattern approximating that of an elementary electric dipole with a radiating structure supporting a line current so energized that the current has only one node at each end. Even an antenna 13 feet in overall (electrical) length will require an inductor in the neighborhood of uH.

Using the very best of construction techniques, maintaining a Q of even is difficult. As a result, the coil losses are great enough, that impedance matching isn't necessary in most cases.

When it is, the amount of reactance. The J-Pole Antenna. There are some missing graphics on this page - I'm working on it.

The J-Pole antenna is a common omni directional antenna used in amateur radio, particularly on the VHF and UHF bands. They look pretty weird, as can be seen in the following photo.

In this endeavor, the EM design of microstrip patch antennas (MPA) loaded with FSS-based (i) high impedance surface (HIS) ground plane, and (ii) the superstrates are discussed in detail. The EM analysis of proposed FSS-based antenna structures have been carried out using transmission line analogy, in combination with the reciprocity theorem.

Antenna theory and antenna terminology can seem complicated to the uninitiated.

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A lot goes into designing antennas but with a little bit of guidance and explanation, antenna users (network designers, systems integrators, end users) can read through the antenna specifications and choose the right antenna style for their wireless network design. In the past few years, the concept of creating microwave antennas using microstrip has attracted increasing attention and viable practical designs are now emerging.

The purpose of this monograph is to present the reader with an appreciation of the underlying physical action, up-to-date theoretical treatments, useful antenna design approaches.

In general, for the diamond dipole antenna return loss bandwidths of over (67%) have been achieved, although radiation pattern control is difficult and reduces the bandwidth to the order of (33%).

The sleeve dipole over an EBG achieved a bandwidth of (26%). The quarter-wave monopole antenna is a single-element antenna fed at one end, that behaves as a dipole antenna.

It is formed by a conductor in length, fed in the lower end, which is near a conductive surface which works as a reflector (see effect of ground) and is an example of a Marconi current in the reflected image has the same direction and phase as the.

The impedance matching performance of the detailed antennas is analyzed when antennas are placed at different locations on the body. Figure A presents the return loss of the printed dipole antenna when placed on the left side of the chest at various distances from the body.

The results show detuning from free space resonance and that is due to changes in antenna effective. Mobile-Phone Antenna Array with Diamond-Ring Slot Elements for 5G Massive MIMO Systems by Naser Ojaroudi Parchin 1,*, Haleh Jahanbakhsh Basherlou 2, Mohammad Alibakhshikenari 3, Yasser Ojaroudi Parchin 4, Yasir I.

Al-Yasir 1, Raed A. Abd-Alhameed 1 and Ernesto Limiti 3Cited by: 3. The total antenna current is divided between two conductors which are paralleled at their currents nodes (at the top), and power is fed into one leg only, as shown in Figure The input impedance of the folded unipole antenna is half the input impedance of the corresponding folded dipole, whose input impedance is given by eq(), when the.

A parabolic antenna is an antenna that uses a parabolic reflector, a curved surface with the cross-sectional shape of a parabola, to direct the radio most common form is shaped like a dish and is popularly called a dish antenna or parabolic main advantage of a parabolic antenna is that it has high functions similarly to a searchlight or flashlight reflector.

B.B. Tierney and A. Grbic, “Tailoring leaky-wave radiation with impedance surfaces,” IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, pp.

Memphis, TN, JulyA. Grbic and G. Gok, “A printed antenna beam former implemented using tensor transmission-line metamaterials,” IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and.

From applications of high-impedance surfaces, TM surface wave pass-band below TM band-gap was found, and for periodic artificial surfaces without a band-gap, a similar phenomenon can be found below the leaky-wave band, which form the primary discovered special features in the present research work.

A novel type of surface-wave antenna based on artificial surface was. USA USA USA USA US A US A US A US A US A US A US A US A US A US A US A US A Authority US United States Prior art keywords loop antenna impedance equations inserted Prior art date Legal status Cited by: 6. As antennas are indispensable elements in wireless systems, it is necessary to provide UWB antennas suitable for UWB systems.

The most proposed UWB antennas have omnidirectional radiation, which provides the wide coverage area that is highly demanded by many conventional UWB applications.

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