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Circular array antenna tor UAV-UAV communications
Year:2017
Research Areas
  • Electronic technology and of the communications
Information
Abstract
Nowadays, the communications links limit the autonomy of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). In this paper, a multichannel long-range communication link for UAVs with high quality of service, moderate bandwidth and affordable cost is proposed. This link is deployed by using a second UAV as a communications relay and it provides bidirectional coverage for telemetry and telecommand and a high-capacity downlink for video. Our highly compact system can be installed on medium-sized UAVs for air-air links in order to offer greater flight autonomy. This system is based on an active circular array of linearly polarized circular patch antennas which are selectively activated depending on the desired direction of the beam.
International
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Congress
2017 11th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP)
960
Place
Paris, France
Reviewers
Si
ISBN/ISSN
978-1-5090-3742-1
10.23919/EuCAP.2017.7928819
Start Date
19/03/2017
End Date
24/03/2017
From page
2025
To page
2028
2017 11th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EUCAP)
Participants
  • Autor: Xiaoliang Sun (UPM)
  • Autor: Rodrigo Blázquez García (UPM)
  • Autor: Alejandro García Tejero (UPM)
  • Autor: Jose Manuel Fernandez Gonzalez (UPM)
  • Autor: Mateo Burgos Garcia (UPM)
  • Autor: Manuel Sierra Castañer (UPM)
Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Microondas y Radar
  • Centro o Instituto I+D+i: Centro de I+d+i en Procesado de la Información y Telecomunicaciones
  • Departamento: Señales, Sistemas y Radiocomunicaciones
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