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RCS reduction of integrated antenna arrays and radomes with resistive sheets

Gustafsson, Mats LU orcid (2006) IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 2006 p.3479-3482
Abstract
In this paper, it is shown that tapered resistive sheets at the edges of the array can be used to transform the scattering properties of the antenna or the radome to that of a metallic plate and hence reduce the radar cross section. Numerical examples of a bandpass FSS radome are presented to illustrate the results. The RCS reduction is very good for TE polarization but not as efficient for the TM polarization
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integrated antenna arrays, TM polarization, RCS reduction, bandpass FSS radome, radar cross section, TE polarization, metallic plate, tapered resistive sheets, radome scattering properties
host publication
IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium
pages
3479 - 3482
publisher
IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
conference name
IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 2006
conference location
Albuquerque, United States
conference dates
2006-07-09 - 2006-07-14
ISBN
1-4244-0123-2
DOI
10.1109/APS.2006.1711366
language
English
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yes
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e8cc8f03-6b9b-40e7-8c5e-ccfad92c6f57 (old id 617199)
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  author       = {Gustafsson, Mats},
  booktitle    = {IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium},
  isbn         = {1-4244-0123-2},
  language     = {eng},
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  publisher    = {IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.},
  title        = {RCS reduction of integrated antenna arrays and radomes with resistive sheets},
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  doi          = {10.1109/APS.2006.1711366},
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