Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window

Quasi-optical integrated antenna and receiver front end

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
Hwang, V.D. ; Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Texas Univ., Austin, TX, USA ; Uwano, T. ; Itoh, T.

A quasioptical receiver front end applicable to both microwave and millimeter-wave receiver arrays is presented. Two planar microwave integrated circuit (MIC) quasioptical receiver circuit designs that integrate a coupled slot antenna, a Schottky-diode balanced mixer, and a local oscillator on the same substrate are described. The even-mode/odd-mode characteristics of the coupled slotlines are used to achieve intrinsic RF/LO and RF/IF isolation. To demonstrate circuit feasibility, X-band scaled models of the circuit unit using a Gunn-diode oscillator on an Epsilam-10 substrate, and MESFET local oscillator on a R/T Duroid substrate were built and tested. Results of these tests are included

Published in:

Microwave Theory and Techniques, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:36 ,  Issue: 1 )

Date of Publication:

Jan 1988

Need Help?

IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.