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LINEAR ANTENNA SYNTHESIS WITH A HYBRID GENETIC ALGORITHM

By M. Donelli, S. Caorsi, F. DeNatale, M. Pastorino, and A. Massa

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Abstract:
An optimization problem for designing non-uniformly spaced, linear arrays is formulated and solved by means of an improved genetic algorithm (IGA) procedure. The proposed iterative method is aimed at minimizing the side-lobes level and thinning the array by optimizing the element positions and weights. Selected examples are included, which demonstrate the effectiveness and the design flexibility of the proposed method in the framework of electromagnetic synthesis of linear arrays.

Citation: (See works that cites this article)
M. Donelli, S. Caorsi, F. DeNatale, M. Pastorino, and A. Massa, "Linear Antenna Synthesis with a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 49, 1-22, 2004.
doi:10.2528/PIER03121301
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=0312131

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