Director antenna with in-phase currents


  • Boris M. Levin Holon Institute of Technology, Israel



antenna theory, directional antennas, numerical calculation


The method of calculating directional characteristics of director antenna: directional patterns, directivity, pattern factor is proposed. The analytical expressions are determined, and characteristics of antennas with metal dipoles, with V-dipoles and with analogous in-phase radiators are calculated. The advantage of in-phase radiators is demonstrated. It is shown that the director antennas with linear and V-radiators with in-phase current distribution provide high directivity in a wide frequency range. The task of optimization of considered antennas by methods of mathematical programming is stated.


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General antenna theory, propagation, numerical and analytical methods