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HARMONICS MEASUREMENT ON ACTIVE PATCH ANTENNA USING SENSOR PATCHES

By D. Zhou, R. A. Abd-Alhameed, C. H. See, N. T. Ali, and M. S. Bin-Melha

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Abstract:
Performance of the sensing patch technique for measuring the power accepted at the antenna feed port of active patch antennas has been evaluated at harmonic frequencies. A prototype antenna, including two sensors at appropriate locations, was fabricated and tested at the fundamental and two harmonic frequencies to estimate the power accepted by the antenna, including determination of the sensor calibration factor.

Citation:
D. Zhou, R. A. Abd-Alhameed, C. H. See, N. T. Ali, and M. S. Bin-Melha, "Harmonics Measurement on Active Patch Antenna Using Sensor Patches," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 17, 121-130, 2010.
doi:10.2528/PIERC10092802

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