The RCS of a Resistive Rectangular Patch Antenna in a Substrate-Superstrate Geometry
International Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing
Volume 1, Issue 4, November 2013, Pages: 91-95
Received: Sep. 6, 2013; Published: Oct. 20, 2013
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Amel Boufrioua, Electronics Department, Technological Sciences Faculty, University Constantine 1, Ain El Bey Road, 25000, Constantine, Algeria
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Abstract
The scattering radar cross section (RCS) and the resonant frequency problem of a superstrate loaded resistive rectangular microstrip patch which is printed on isotropic or uniaxial anisotropic substrate are investigated, where an accurate design based on the moment method technique is developed. The choice of two types of basis functions (entire domain and roof top functions) is illustrated to develop the unknown currents on the patch. The accuracy of the computed technique is presented and compared with other computed results.
Keywords
Superstrate, Anisotropy, Resistive, Radiation, Patch, Antenna
To cite this article
Amel Boufrioua, The RCS of a Resistive Rectangular Patch Antenna in a Substrate-Superstrate Geometry, International Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing. Vol. 1, No. 4, 2013, pp. 91-95. doi: 10.11648/j.wcmc.20130104.12
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