Chapter 21. UWB Antennas for Radar and Related Applications

  1. Ben Allen MSc, PhD lecturer senior member chartered engineer member1,
  2. Mischa Dohler MSc, PhD lecturer Senior Research Expert member Student Representative member co-chair editor2,
  3. Ernest E. Okon BSc, MSc, PhD research scientist member3,
  4. Dr. Wasim Q. Malik DPhil Research Fellow Junior Research Fellow Co-Chair member1,
  5. Anthony K. Brown Chairman member Steering Board member founder member lecturer Chartered Engineer Chartered Mathematician Fellow4 and
  6. Prof. David J. Edwards1
  1. Anthony K. Brown Professor Chairman member Steering Board member founder member lecturer Chartered Engineer Chartered Mathematician Fellow

Published Online: 16 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470056843.ch21

Ultra-Wideband: Antennas and Propagation for Communications, Radar and Imaging

Ultra-Wideband: Antennas and Propagation for Communications, Radar and Imaging

How to Cite

Brown, A. K. (2006) UWB Antennas for Radar and Related Applications, in Ultra-Wideband: Antennas and Propagation for Communications, Radar and Imaging (eds B. Allen, M. Dohler, E. E. Okon, W. Q. Malik, A. K. Brown and D. J. Edwards), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470056843.ch21

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Oxford, UK

  2. 2

    France Télécom R&D, France

  3. 3

    BAE Systems Advanced Technology Centre, UK

  4. 4

    University of Manchester, Communications Engineering, Microwave and Communication Systems Research Group, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Manchester, Communications Engineering, Microwave and Communication Systems Research Group, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 6 OCT 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470032558

Online ISBN: 9780470056844

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Keywords:

  • UWB antennas in radar and related applications;
  • medium- and long-range radar;
  • UWB reflector antennas;
  • UWB feed designs;
  • popular feed type UWB reflectors;
  • impulse radiating antenna (IRA);
  • balanced transmission-line wave antenna (BTW);
  • TEM horn feeds in impulsive transmission

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Medium- and Long-Range Radar

  • UWB Reflector Antennas

  • UWB Feed Designs

  • Feeds with Low Dispersion

  • Summary

  • References