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2013-12-19

Energy Characteristics of a Slot Cut in an Impedance End-Wall of a Rectangular Waveguide and Radiating into the Space Over a Perfectly Conducting Sphere

By Sergey L. Berdnik, Victor A. Katrich, Yuriy M. Penkin, Mikhail Nesterenko, and Svetlana V. Pshenichnaya
Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 34, 89-97, 2014
doi:10.2528/PIERM13112006

Abstract

A mathematical model of a spherical antenna excited by a slot cut in an impedance endwall of a semi-infinite rectangular waveguide was built using a rigorous solution of the problem. Control of energy characteristics is accomplished by changing impedance distributed on the end-wall of the waveguide section. If the waveguide is excited by the wave H10, the wavelength tuning reaches (30-35)%, i.e. about a half of the wavelength range of single mode waveguide regime.

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Sergey L. Berdnik, Victor A. Katrich, Yuriy M. Penkin, Mikhail Nesterenko, and Svetlana V. Pshenichnaya, "Energy Characteristics of a Slot Cut in an Impedance End-Wall of a Rectangular Waveguide and Radiating into the Space Over a Perfectly Conducting Sphere," Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 34, 89-97, 2014.
doi:10.2528/PIERM13112006
http://www.jpier.org/PIERM/pier.php?paper=13112006

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