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System and circuit models for microwave antennas

Sobhy, Mohammed, Sanz-Izquierdo, Benito, Batchelor, John C. (2007) System and circuit models for microwave antennas. IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, 55 (4). pp. 729-735. ISSN 0018-9480. (doi:10.1109/TMTT.2007.893675) (KAR id:2182)

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Abstract

This paper describes how circuit and system models are derived for antennas from measurement of the input reflection coefficient. Circuit models are used to optimize the antenna performance and to calculate the radiated power and the transfer function of the antenna. System models are then derived for transmitting and receiving antennas. The most important contribution of this study is to show how microwave structures can be integrated into the simulation of digital communication systems. This enables system designers to predict the effect of the microwave subsystem on the digital signals and calculate the resulting bit error rate.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1109/TMTT.2007.893675
Uncontrolled keywords: microwave antennas; modeling; system models
Subjects: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering > TK7800 Electronics > TK7871.6 Antennas and waveguides > TK7871.67.M53 Microwave antennas
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Depositing User: John Batchelor
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2007 19:31 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2021 09:40 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/2182 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Sanz-Izquierdo, Benito: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7313-2520
Batchelor, John C.: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5139-5765
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