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The tapered slot antenna-a new integrated element for millimeter-wave applications

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5 Author(s)
Yngvesson, K.S. ; Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Massachusetts Univ., Amherst, MA, USA ; Korzeniowski, T.L. ; Young-Sik Kim ; Kollberg, E.L.
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Tapered slot antennas (TSAs) with a number of potential applications as single elements and focal plane arrays are discussed. TSAs are fabricated with photolithographic techniques and integrated in either hybrid or MMIC circuits with receiver or transmitter components. They offer considerably narrower beams than other integrated antenna elements and have high aperture efficiency and packing density as array elements. Both the circuit and radiation properties of TSAs are reviewed. Topics covered include: antenna beamwidth, directivity, and gain of single-element TSAs; their beam shape and the effect of different taper shapes; and the input impedance and the effects of using thick dielectrics. These characteristics are also given for TSA arrays as are the circuit properties of the array elements. Different array structures and their applications are also described

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Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:37 ,  Issue: 2 )

Date of Publication:

Feb 1989

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