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Study of Bifocal Dual Reflectarray Configurations for Multi-Beam Antennas in Ka-band
Year:2017

Research Areas
  • Electronic technology and of the communications

Information
Abstract
This paper describes the design of multi-beam dual reflectarray antennas for operation in the Ka-band satellite transmission band (around 20 GHz), using the bifocal design concept to improve antenna performance. This technique has been first applied to obtain beam compression with adjacent feeds, resulting in low radiation efficiency. Then it has been used without beam compression to correct beam aberration, showing better results than an equivalent single-focus reference reflector. The simulated radiation patterns in the elevation plane and the amplitude distributions of the incident field on each reflectarray have been calculated for different antenna configurations.
International
Si
Congress
2017 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting (APS/URSI)
960
Place
San Diego (California, USA)
Reviewers
Si
ISBN/ISSN
978-1-5386-3284-0
10.1109/APUSNCURSINRSM.2017.8072634
Start Date
09/07/2017
End Date
14/07/2017
From page
1183
To page
1184
Antennas and Propagation & USNC/URSI National Radio Science Meeting, 2017 IEEE International Symposium on
Participants

Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Grupo de Electromagnetismo Aplicado
  • Departamento: Señales, Sistemas y Radiocomunicaciones