A Ka-band planar printed antipodal linearly-tapered slot antenna

M. C. Tsai, Huey-Ru Chuang

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Abstract

A Ka-band (27 to 32 GHz) planar antipodal linearly-tapered slot antenna (ALTSA) is designed, fabricated and measured, The numerical simulation was performed by 3D finite-element method (FEM). The printed ALTSA has been realized by using an RT/Duroid printed circuit board (PCB) substrate, The realized Ka-band ALTSA is characterized by broadband, high gain (approximately 14.5 dB at 30 GHz) and easy fabrication. The ALTSA could be a good choice in Ka-band local multipoint distributed systems (LMDS).

Original languageEnglish
Volume44
No.7
Specialist publicationMicrowave Journal
Publication statusPublished - 2001 Jul 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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