"JOURNAL OF RADIO ELECTRONICS" (Zhurnal Radioelektroniki ISSN 1684-1719, N 8, 2019

contents of issue      DOI  10.30898/1684-1719.2019.8.8     full text in English (pdf)  

UDC 621.396.67

Parallel plate waveguide excitation by an array of lumped sources


S. E. Bankov

Kotelnikov Institute of Radioengineering and Electronics of Russian Academy of Sciences, Mokhovaya 11-7, Moscow 125009, Russia


The paper is received on July 23, 2019


Abstract. Boundary problem of parallel plate waveguide (PPW) excitation by an infinite array of metal strips with lumped sources is considered. The array operates in quasi-periodical regime. An effective analytical-numerical boundary problem solution and numerical algorithm on its base are proposed. Numerical results are discussed and compered with results obtained with help of High Frequency System Simulator (HFSS). Good agreement between HFSS numerical simulations and results of the proposed approach are demonstrated. It is shown that under some conditions array of lumped sources effectively excites PPW in ultra wide band (UWB) of operating frequencies.

Key words: parallel plate waveguide, lumped source, antenna array, quasi-periodical regime.


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For citation:

S. E. Bankov. Parallel plate waveguide excitation by an array of lumped sources. Zhurnal Radioelektroniki - Journal of Radio Electronics. 2019. No. 8. Available at http://jre.cplire.ru/jre/aug19/8/text.pdf

DOI  10.30898/1684-1719.2019.8.