Mutual coupling influence on parameters of arc E-plane antenna array of vibrator radiators




arc array, antenna, circular array, wire antenna, mutual coupling, active element pattern


This article presents numerical investigation of the E-plane arc antenna array of vibrator radiators as an example of nonplanar and non-rectilinear array which parameters are influenced by mutual coupling. The simulation results are shown in charts. They include dependences of active and reactive part of the impedance and E-plane radiation pattern from different parameters caused by mutual coupling in antenna array.


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